PORTRAIT IN RHYTHM: WITCH DOCTOR with Karthik Mani, Kai Eckhardt, Torsten de Winkel & Magnus Dauner

PORTRAIT IN RHYTHM: WITCH DOCTOR with Karthik Mani, Kai Eckhardt, Torsten de Winkel & Magnus Dauner

Karthik Mani – konnakol, ghatam, mrdol, cajon Kai Eckhardt – bass Torsten de Winkel – sitar guitar Magnus Dauner – drums Four groups each of 7/8, 5/8 and 3/8 define the Konnakol vocals rhythms of Karthik Mani, son of Karnataka College of Percussion founders Rama and T.A.S. Mani, and the bass line at the base of this multi-meter composition by Kai Eckhardt. Magnus Dauner’s tongue-in-cheek drumming envelops these rhythms with a surprisingly straight and funky…

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