RHYTHMS OF RAJASTHAN is an Initiative to collaborate with the various folk performing artists of Rajasthan. This project conceived in Jodhpur, Rajasthan by Nitin Nath Harsh a folklore promoter of Rajasthan. Nitin is working with over hundred of folk artists of Rajasthan from last 15 years. He began his career in folklore of Rajasthan with legendry folklorist Late Padam Bhushan Komal Kothari.
The Rhythm of Rajasthan has a vision and mission to ensemble the top class folk performing artists of Rajasthan to come up with different performing art genre to showcase their talent at national and international platforms
In '09 and '11 RofR met with rave reviews on their cross Canada and US tours, that included performances at the Hollywood Bowl (opening for global superstar A.R.Rahman), the Kenney Centre (Maximum India), the 11th Chicago World Music Festival and the 5th Annual New York Gypsy Festival at the World Music Institute, and many other dynamic performances across the US and Canada.
The Rhythms of Rajasthan have proven time and time again that their performances are exciting forays into the musical and cultural heritage of Northern India and have captivated audiences worldwide.
Rhythm of Rajasthan was founded by Nitin Harsh, a folklore promoter and researcher based in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. Nitin started his career with Late Padam Bhushan Komal Kothari in his organization Rupayan. He worked under Komal Kothari for video documentation and production. Since last 15 years Nitin has documented hundred hours of video and sound recording on all performing arts of Rajasthan.
The Rhythm of Rajasthan has a vision and mission to ensemble the top class folk performing artists of Rajasthan to come up with different performing art genre to showcase their talent at national and international platforms.