Programs

Price
  • $40.00 – Ticket Price

Date & Time Details: Concert begins at 8PM, Gates open at 7PM

Location: Tara Mandala Retreat Center

Contact:
Sherab
(970) 731-3711, ext 108

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R. Carlos Nakai and Nawang Khechog in Concert

With R. Carlos Nakai and Nawang Khechog

July 8, 2017

Join us for an inspiring evening with Grammy-nominated Native American flutist R. Carlos Nakai in the Tara Mandala Temple. He is the premier performer of the traditional Native American flute, with over 1 million copies sold of his platinum album Canyon Trilogy. His firm footing in traditional music is complemented with the seamless integration of new age, world-beat, jazz, and classical musical elements, producing a sound that, according to one critic, “single-handedly raised the music world’s consciousness….” R. Carlos Nakai will be joined by Nawang Khechog, Tibetan flutist and collaborator on several CDs.

Purchase advanced tickets by clicking on register now button or at Southwest Sound (970) 259-5896 in Durango, or Higher Grounds Coffee (970) 731-3666 in Pagosa Springs.

Please note that if you register online, your name will be listed at the gate and you will not receive a printed ticket. All online registrations are therefore non-transferrable.

 

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R. Carlos Nakai
Of Navajo-Ute heritage, R. Carlos Nakai is the world’s premier performer of the Native American flute. Originally trained in classical trumpet and music theory, Nakai was given a traditional cedar wood flute as a gift and challenged to see what he could do with it. Nakai began playing the traditional…
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Nawang Khechog
Nawang Khechog is the first Tibetan Grammy nominee and the most renowned Tibetan flutist in the world. He has won multiple awards from several countries, and is one of Tibet’s foremost world music composers. Nawang was a monk for 11 years and studied Buddhist philosophy and meditation with His Holiness…
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