Learn traditional Indian Ragas with Dave Cipriani. (Starting May 23)
Dave Cipriani is a highly accomplished guitarist, songwriter and composer based in Los Angeles who performs on classical, electric, and (20-string) Indian slide guitar.
He has received awards from the Maryland State Arts Council and the Baltimore Office of Promotions and the Arts. Dave’s diverse background include studies with jazz great Charlie Byrd, classical guitarist Christopher Parkening, sitar master Jai Kishor, and Indian Slide guitar pioneer Pandit Barun Kumar Pal, a senior disciple of Ravi Shankar. Dave is currently a student ofUstad Aashish Khan.
Dave holds an MFA in North Indian Music at California Institute of the Arts, which included studies with Balkan/classical/world pioneer guitarist Miroslav Tadic, Indian masters Ustad Aashish Khan and Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri, and classical guitarist Stuart Fox.
Dave leads the world fusion band Mahadev, performs with Kirtan singer Terra Gold and singer Rafe Pearlman, and performs solo at concert venues and yoga studios in the LA area.