Eastern Journey & Matsuri

  • for solo sitar, solo tabla, glockenspiel, xylophone, marimba and vibraphone

  • Duration: 360'
  • Composed in 2014
  • First performance: 04.01.15 Flame of the Forest Krsna & Govin Tan Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, Botanic Gardens, Singapore
Programme notes:

Eastern Journey by Jamil Hissain and Matsuri by Kitaro are two songs arranged by R Casteels for solo sitar and solo tabla accompanied by a percussion ensemble. The first performance took place during a special concert entitled Percussion 101 that was funded by the SG50 Celebration Fund and that was the first concert to mark Singapore's 50th year of independence in 2015.

Composer, conductor in Singapore with specialty in fusion music

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