Mrudangam master visits Dana School of Music

master classRajna Swaminathan, an accomplished artist in the field of South Indian classical percussion, mrudangam, was in Bliss Hall earlier this month to present a master class. Here, she visits with Glenn Shaft, associate professor and director of Percussion Studies in the Dana School of Music. She is one of only a handful of female mrudangam artists in the world. She has performed with several renowned Indian classical musicians and dancers, touring widely in North America and India.