​ December 19, 2009    Private Performance  -  Hudson Massachusetts, solo

November 2, 2009    University of New England  -  Biddeford, Maine, with Rob Duquette, percussion

October 17, 2009     Portland New Church  -  Portland, Maine, The Silver Thread, solo

August 29, 2009    ​Hudson Elks Pavilion  -  Hudson, Massachusetts, with Sunny Down Snuff

July 11, 2009    Private Performance, wedding  ​-  Bridgewater, New Hampshire, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

June 20, 2009    Sanctuary Holistic Health & Yoga  -  Yarmouth, Maine, solo

January 17, 2009    Saco Coffeehouse  -  Saco, Maine, Unitarian Universalist Church, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell


November 6, 2008    Portland New Church  -  Portland, Maine, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

October 13, 2008    Portsmouth Community Radio  -  Portsmouth, New Hampshire, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

September 28, 2008    Allen Avenue U U Church  -  Portland, Maine, Learning from Gandhi, solo

September 7, 2008    One Longfellow Square  -  Portland, Maine, with Amos Libby, tabla

August 3, 2008    Longfellow Historic Site  -  Cambridge, Massachusetts, with John Adams, vocal, Amos Libby, tabla

April 24, 2008    Leapin' Lizards  -  Portland, Maine, solo

March 16, 2008    Martha Mary Chapel  -  Sudbury, Massachusetts, with John Adams, vocal, Amos Libby, tabla

March 11, 2008   Olin Arts Center at Bates College  -  Lewiston, Maine, with Amos Libby, tabla

February 28, 2008    First Parish Church  -  Portland, Maine, Longfellow 200th, with John Adams, vocal, Amos Libby, tabla

February 9, 2008    Meg Perry Center  -  Portland, Maine, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

February 3, 2008    The Magick Closet  -  Portland, Maine, solo   


November 11, 2007    One Longfellow Square  -  Portland, Maine, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

November 9, 2007    WMPG Radio  -  Portland, Maine, Us Folk-Chris Darling, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

September 22, 2007    One Longfellow Square  -  Portland, Maine, with Amos Libby

September 20, 2007    Kent's Hill School  -  Kent's Hill, Maine, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell 

September 15, 2007    Private Performance  -  Hudson, Massachusetts

July 15, 2007    Story Chapel  -  Cambridge, Massachusetts, Longfellow 200th

July 8, 2007    St. Luke's Church  -  Portland, Maine, Longfellow 200th

May 23, 2007    South Portland High School  -  South Portland, Maine

April 26, 2007    Sports Club L.A. Yoga  -  Boston, Massachusetts, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

March 10, 2007    House Concert  -  Portland, Maine, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

February 25, 2007    First Parish Church  -  Portland, Maine, Longfellow 200th

January 27, 2007    Yoga Center of Newburyport  -  Newburyport, Massachusetts, with Amos Libby, tabla


December 31, 2006    First Parish Church  -  Portland, Maine, solo

December 5, 2006     Olin Arts Center, Bates College  -  Lewiston, Maine, with Russell Ritchie, sitar

November 9, 2006    Sports Club L.A. Yoga  -  Boston, Massachusetts, solo

October 6, 2006    Portsmouth Center for Yoga &  the Arts  -  Portsmouth, NH, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

September 23, 2006    Private Performance,  wedding  -  Bryant Pond, Maine, with Gabe Halberg, tabla

September 2, 2006    Blue  -  Portland, Maine, with Amos Libby, tabla

August 26, 2006    Hudson Elks Pavilion  -  Hudson, Massachusetts, with Sunny Down Snuff

May 27, 2006    The Space  -  Portland, Maine, with Amos Libby, tabla

February 25, 2006    Door 463  Gallery  -  Portland, Maine, solo


December 17, 2005    Private Performance  -  Portsmouth, New Hampshire, solo

November 29, 2005    Olin Arts Center, Bates College  -  Lewiston, Maine, Solos for Sitar & Surbahar, solo

November 5, 2005    Starbird Recital Hall  -  Portland, Maine, with Amos Libby, tabla

October 8, 2005    Portsmouth Center for Yoga & the Arts  -  Portsmouth, New Hampshire, with Amos Libby, tabla

August 27, 2005    Hudson Elks Pavilion  -  Hudson, Massachusetts, with Sunny Down Snuff

July 30, 2005    Private Performance, wedding  -  Hancock Point, Maine, with Amos Libby, tabla

May 17, 2005    Olin Arts Center, Bates College  -  Lewiston, Maine, with Alex Bushe, sitar, Amos Libby, tabla

May 7, 2005    Portsmouth Center for Yoga & the Arts  -  Portsmouth, NH, Illuminations, with Amos Libby, tabla

April 23, 2005    Swedenborgian Church  -  Portland, Maine, Introspections, with Amos Libby, tabla

January 18, 2005    Jim's  -  Portland, Maine, with Amos Libby, tabla

January 16, 2005   United Methodist Church  -  Scarborough, Maine, solo


December 16, 2004    Private Performance  -  Kezar Falls, Maine, solo

December 12, 2004    Lapis Mountain  -  Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, solo

November 10, 2004    Swedenborgian Church  -  Portland, Maine, Ragas for Meditation, solo

November 2, 2004    Olin Arts Center, Bates College  -  Lewiston, Maine, with Alex Bushe, sitar, Amos Libby, tabla

May 7, 2004    Swedenborgian Church  -  Portland, Maine, Song of Spring, with Amos Libby, tabla

March 30, 2004    Olin Arts Center, Bates College  -  Lewiston, Maine, with Alex Bushe, sitar

March 5, 2004    Olin Arts Center, Bates College  -  Lewiston, Maine, wth Amos Libby, tabla

February 14, 2004    Lapis Mountain  -  Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, with Amos Libby, tabla

February 8, 2004    Fleming Museum, University of Vermont  -  Burlington, Vermont, with Amos Libby, tabla

January 31, 2004    Swedenborgian Church  -  Portland, Maine, Ragas at the Swedenborgian, with Amos Libby, tabla


September 27, 2003    Starbird Recital Hall  -  Portland, Maine, Illuminations, with Amos Libby, tabla

September 26, 2003    WMPG Radio  -  Portland, Maine, Local Motives, with Amos Libby, tabla

August 4, 2003    Private Performance, wedding  -  Gorham, Maine, with Amos Libby, tabla

May 31, 2003    Private Performance, wedding  -  Marston's Mills, Massachusetts, with Amos Libby, tabla

May 25, 2003    Private Performance, wedding  -  Portland, Maine, with Gabe Halberg, tabla

April 28, 2003    Stillhouse Studio Theater  -  Portland, Maine, Introspections, with Frank Sanfilippo, djembe

April 24, 2003    Grant Recital Hall, Brown University  -  Providence, R I, Music from Chitra, with Boston Musica Viva

March 22, 2003    Starbird Recital Hall  -  Portland, Maine, Sitar Fusion, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

March 14, 2003    Private performance  -  Hudson, Massachusetts

March 9, 2003    Tsai Performance Center, Boston University  -  Boston, MA, Chitra, with Boston Musica Viva

March 8, 2003    Tsai Performance Center, Boston University  -  Boston MA, Chitra, with Boston Musica Viva

February 8, 2003    Fenwick Theater, College of the Holy Cross  -  Worcester, MA, Chitra, with Boston Musica Viva

February 7, 2003    Fenwick Theater, College of the Holy Cross  -  Worcester, MA, Chitra, with Boston Musica Viva


December 20, 2002    South Church  -  Portsmouth, NH, with Shawn Russell, percussion, & Collective Consciousness 

November 9, 2002    Private Performance  -  Marlboro, Massachusetts, solo

October 19, 2002    Imagine Studios, SBF Festival  -  Amesbury, Massachusetts, OM RASA, with Shawn Russell

September 14, 2002    Starbird Recital Hall  -  Portland, Maine, Ragas forSitar & Surbahar, solo

September 11, 2002    Unity of the Seacoast  -  Portsmouth, New hampshire, Portsmouth Peace Concert, solo

May 5, 2002    Starbird Music Hall  -  Portland, Maine, Surbahar & Sitar in the 21st Century, solo

May 4, 2002    Center for Cultural Exchange  -  Portland, Maine, The Sound of Music Revisited, solo

May 3, 2002    Center for Cultural Exchange  -  Portland, Maine, The Sound of Music Revisited, solo


December 15, 2001    Equinox World Music  -  Portsmouth NH, PCY&A, Sitar Series #6, with Gabe Halberg, tabla

December 14, 2001    Sacred Heart Church  -  Portland, Maine, Sitar and the Tabla, with Gabe Halberg, tabla

October 25, 2001    MIT Faculty Club  -  Cambridge, MA, India Ink reception, with Jyotin Basrur, tabla

October 10, 2001    Bates College Chapel  -  Lewiston, Maine, accompanist with Anoushka Shankar   

September 22, 2001    Equinox World Music  -  Portsmouth, NH, PCY&A, Sitar Series #5, with Gabe Halberg, tabla

August 18, 2001    Congress Square  -  Portland, Maine, One World Portland festival, with Gabe Halberg, tabla

June 22, 2001    Equinox World Music  -  Portsmouth, NH, PCY&A, Sitar Series #4, with Gabe Halberg, tabla

June 9, 2001    Market Square  -  Portsmouth, NH, Market Square Day festival, with Gabe Halberg, tabla

March 22, 2001    Equinox World Music  -  Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Sitar Series #3, with Gabe Halberg, tabla 

March 23, 2001    University of New Hampshire  -  Durham, NH, South Asia Society, Holi Festival, with Gabe Halberg, tabla


December 15, 2000     Equinox World Music  -  Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Sitar Series #2, with Gabe Halberg, tabla

September 30, 2000    Equinox World Music  -  Portsmouth, NewHampshire, lecture demonstration, solo

June 11, 2000    Equinox World Music  -  Portsmouth, NewHampshire, Sitar Series #1, with Marty Quinn, tabla

May 6, 2000    Portland Public Library  -  Portland, Maine, Small World Festival, with Amos Libby, tabla

April 3, 2000   Philips Exeter Academy  -  Exeter, New Hampshire, solo

January 13, 2000    Co-operative Middle School  -  Stratham, New Hampshire, with Marty Quinn, tabla


December 31, 1999    Center for Cultural Exchange  -  Portland, Maine, New Years Portland, Millenium Celebration, solo

December 10, 1999    Deering High School  -  Portland, Maine, with Robin Pontbriand, djembe

October 28, 1999    Center for Cultural Exchange  -  Portland, Maine, East Timor Refugees benefit, solo

August 21, 1999    Hudson Elks Pavilion  -  Hudson, Massachusetts, Sunny Down Sitar, solo

April 21, 1999    Oak Street Theater  -  Portland, Maine, World of Music series, solo

April 2, 1999    Arts Academy of PATHS  -  Portland, Maine, lecture demo, solo


December 31, 1998    Agape Center for the Arts  -  Portland, Maine, New Years Portland, solo

December 5, 1998    Fine Arts Theater  -  Portland, Maine, solo

October 10, 1998    Hudson Art & Framing  -  Hudson Massachusetts, Ragas for Sitar, solo

September 26, 1998    Agape Center for the Arts  -  Portland, Maine, Ragas for Sitar, solo

September 24, 1998    WMPG Radio  -  Portland, Maine, Eastern Sands broadcast, solo

  














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Performances  1998-2009

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