MELA (‘festival’ in Hindi) a World Fusion collaboration
blending Hindustani classical melodies and instrumentation
with contemporary electro grooves.
Debut album “BEYOND TRADITION” – Musicians from around the world
re-record melodies by Chinmaya Dunster and Sandeep Srivastav.
Produced by Ben Fordham (DubTouch) .
‘WEDDING IN KOTREE (Gundappa mix)’
MELA’S version of Chinmaya Dunster’s composition from his album ‘Karma Circles‘ (2005).
The film is a tribute to India’s adivasi (indigenous) peoples, using historical footage when
their culture was still intact and dance an integral part of their lives.