a solo piano concert series featuring contemporary improvised music by Aman Mahajan
REFUGE is a set of musical themes performed in various configurations, from solo piano to sextet. Equal parts structured and improvised, the music combines the spirit of jazz with myriad folk and classical influences.
refuge.1 is the solo piano version of this set – a collection of pieces that originated on the piano, travelled across the world on various collaborations meeting a multitude of musicians and audiences along the way, to return to the piano in this new avatar.
16.12.2018 Courtyard Koota, Bangalore
18.11.2018 Theme Piano World, Bangalore
09.11.2018 The Bangalore School of Music
02.11.2018 Art Bengaluru, UB City, Bangalore
27.10.2018: workshop at Taaqademy, Halasuru, Bangalore
14.09.2018: Musicians for Kodagu, Alliance Française de Bangalore
21.07.2018: The Muse Room, Bangalore
30.06.2018: The Blue Room, Bangalore
14.04.2018: India Center Graz
11.04.2018: JazzWerkstatt 2018, Graz
14.11.2016: The Piano Man Jazz Club, New Delhi
11.10.2016: The Piano Man Jazz Club, New Delhi
Aman Mahajan is an Indian pianist, composer and improviser. Having explored the music of a multitude of nationalities and idioms, his work is influenced by traditional and contemporary forms of music from around the world, and inspired by a sense of unity and connection. He is interested in improvised music as a medium of interaction, exploration and creation.