from ""A Superior Race of Strong Women": North Indian Classical Dance in the San Francisco Bay Area." by Sarah Morelli, pg. 340-367
In The Music of Multicultural America

Edited by Kip Lornell and Anne K. Rasmussen


2003, ODC Theater, San Francisco. Pandit Chitresh Das (dancer). Accompanied by [L to R] Kousic Sen (tabla), Swapnamoy Banerjee (sarod), Seibi Lee (tanpura), Debashis Sarkar (voice and harmonium).

This savāl-javāb or “question-answer” section was recorded during Pandit Chitresh Das’s kathak solo from the production East as Center [2003] staged at San Francisco’s ODC Theater.