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Santoor at the Bridgewater Hall

Join us for a beautiful afternoon of Indian melodies on the 100-stringed Santoor, featuring Ustad Harjinderpal Singh and tabla Maestro Kousic Sen.  Concert takes place on Nov 22nd 2014 at 1pm. Read More
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Indian & Italian Ensemble Music

Tarang will be performing with renowned Italian ensemble Gli Archi del Cherubino in a special concert curated as part of the Cornerstone Festival on 23rd November 2014. Read More
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Tarang 10th Anniversary Tour

Tarang are celebrating their 10th anniversary with a national tour of the UK.  There's still time to catch them in London on 5th December 2014 - book your tickets now! Read More
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Samyo Annual Showcase

Returning to Southbank Centre in February 2015, Samyo bring their unique approach to orchestral Indian music re-affirming their place a unique orchestra in the world Read More


Milapfest organises performances of Indian dance and music anccross the UK throughout the year. Our annual calendar of events consists of over 50 performances, taking place at some of the best venues in the UK.  We work internationally to present the very best of Indian and British artists to audiences all over the world.  Our performance work carries a strong link to our committment in education and career pathway development.  Read More

Instruments India is Milapfest’s latest initiative to bring audiences closer to the music and instruments of Indian classical music. This new web resource will guide you through the sounds, music and history of each instrument seen on stage at Milapfest concerts across the UK and beyond.

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  • viloin
  • 22.veena_
  • 20.uddukai1
  • 21.thavil2
  • 28.tarshennai-01
  • ghungroo
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  • 17.swarmandel
  • 29.shursingar-01
  • 16.sitar_
  • 1.sangu_11
  • 12.sarod_
  • 13.sarangi1
  • 11.santoor
  • 14.shenai2
  • 27.mridangam1
  • 8.Morsing
  • 9.kanjira
  • 7.harmonium
  • 5.ghatam1
  • 4.e-tampura11
  • 3.dilruba2
  • 2.bansuri
  • 26.konnakol
  • 34.vocal_male2
  • 6.ghungroo1
  • 25.vocal_female2


Exploring our Folk Roots

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Tarang Orchestra Leader, Raaheel Husain looks back at the last two concerts and looks forward to final concert of the 10 year anniversary tour.

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The Milapfest Institute for Indian Arts has opened at Liverpool Hope University

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On 1st October 2014 Milapfest and Liverpool Hope University opened the new Milapfest Institute for Indian Arts at the University’s Creative Campus in Everton.

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The Inauguration of MIIA at Liverpool Hope University

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This morning we celebrated the launch of the Milapfest Institute for Indian Arts with a breakfast reception and inauguration ceremony at Liverpool Hope University.

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The Milapfest Institute for Indian Arts

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This month Milapfest is celebrating the launch of The Milapfest Centre for Indian Arts.

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Looking back at Dance India 2014

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A snapshot of the thoughts, moments and memories from Dance India 2014

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