“The Ninth Wave” is a wonderful story of friendship and a musical collaboration that uses the latest communications and recording technologies to produce a new “hybrid” musical style based on American Jazz and Indian Classical Music.
Who Is The Ninth Wave?
Daryll Dobson - Shree Sundar Kumar - Neyvelli RadhaKrishna - B. Sivaraman
Daryll Dobson - Producer, Guitarist And Composer
Daryll Dobson has studied extensively in NYC with Avant-Garde Jazz Multi Instrumentalist Makanda Ken McIntyre, Jazz Percussionist Warren Smith
Daryll has recorded and/or performed with Stanley Turrentine. L. Shankar, Kenny Kirkland, Kenwood Dennard, Fernando Saunders, Tony "Thunder" Smith, Gerry Brown.
4 previous CD releases all available on iTunes, abstractlogix.com and CD Baby. The Mind Electric (1992) , Healing Intentions (1996) , Studio 21 (1994), Reality Check (2007)
International Radio And Press Promotion on all releases. Over 200 Stations International and USA have played and featured DD Recordings.
...we really love your stunning in your face Fusion Jazz, the style is powerful and straight to the point, delivered in a strong take no prisoners style. Never compromising in any way, it is marvelous and our audiences most certainly will love the sound.. PETER MERRITT PBS FM-AUSTRALIA
Untamed Explosive Guitar Fantasia.... Hendrixian Filghts Of Feedback DOWNBEAT MAGAZINE
Shree Sundar Kumar - Producer, Kanjira And Composer
B. Shree Sundarkumar has established himself as one of the foremost Laya Vadhya Artists of our time with a high reputation. After the initial tutelage under his father, a renowned Mridangam player Dr. K. B. S Mani, he started his training from Maestro Guru Kaaraikudi Sri R. Mani. He has been performing all over India and abroad since then. He is an ‘A’ Grade Artist in the All India Radio.
World Music Band Album ‘Maya’ released by EMI Virgin Records,
India in Jan 2012.
Percussion Music Albums:
"Amrutham", "Laya Dhara",
"Atma Nivedan" and many more..
Percussion ensemble in Malaysia (2000);
Performed in Esplanade Hall- Singapore (2008);
Performed in Jerusalem-Israel, Bahrain, Muscat, Konya Mystic Music Festival - Turkey (2009);
Performed in John F. Kennedy Center, Washington D.C (2011);
Toured USA and Canada (2011)
Neyvelli RadhaKrishna - Double Violin And Composer
Recordings And Performances
Seven Steps To Liberty – Step One
What Is The Nature Of The Spirit?
Dream Journey I & II
Land Of Freaks
Soukha also featuring John McLaughin,
U.Srinivas, Zakir Hussain, “Vikku” Vinayakram and Selva Ganesh.
Ravishankar’s Festival of India II and III US and Canada
Woodstock-Poland, Baltic Seafestival-Poland
Jazz music festival-Switzerland
Dunya world music festival, Rotterdam
Indishe Nacht-Siemens Forum-Erlangen
Festival international de Percussió de Catalunya-Spain
Congo Square Jazz Fest 2009-Kolkata
World Human Rights festival,Germany
Beach front Jazz Festival, MOSAIC, South Africa
Shetland Folk Festival, U.K., 2010
What Musicians And Critics Say!
An exceptional artiste who has developed a unique style of playing violin, a seasoned South Indian classical violinist working with legendary musicians in the field of Western music in different parts of the globe. Fantastic and poignant violin …. Pandit Ravi Shankar.
Virtuous and soulful violin ..... Jonas Hellborg
B. Sivaraman - Mridangam
Born on June 6, 1972, B. Sivaraman hails from a family of musicians.†He learned Mridangam from Kumbakonam Sri Rajappa Iyer and has been†a prime disciple of Sangeetha Kalanidhi Shri T. K. Murthy since 1987.
Sivaraman has performed extensively all over the world and collaborated with many stalwarts including Tabla expert Zakir Hussain.
He has been awarded as A-Grade Artist in All India Radio.