CSP Director Vijayalakshmi Vijayakumar interacted with Alice Barron and Will Roberts after their concert at Gudiya Sambhrama temple festival on February 8th. The Indian musicians included Sumanth Manjunath and Sunaad Anoor.
Alice Barron is a violinist and collaborator based in London. She enjoys a diverse career combining orchestral, chamber and solo performances with improvisatory and multi-disciplinary projects. Specialising in contemporary and world music, Alice's collaborative work is genre-spanning and draws on her experiences studying South Indian violin techniques. She is learning Carnatic violin technique with Dr Mysore Manjunath.
Will has studied percussion and drum kit at York University and Instituto Superior Des Artes in Havana, Cuba. He has also studied music in Brazil and India. His love of collaborating has found him supporting exciting artists and co-creating in original cross cultural and cross genre projects. He also plays piano, clarinet and guitar.