Posse of Fireflies

Posse of Fireflies is a personal journey that spans decades and explores the interesting impacts of light pollution on insects particularly fireflies.

A Circle of Songs

‘A Circle of Songs’ will celebrate and explore wedding traditions.

Meltwater

MELTWATER is an immersive a 60-minute music and performance event focussing on ‘water’ as an environmental disruptor.

Lullaby: Sonic Cradle at WOMAD ’22

Luke Jerram’s touring art work “The Museum of the Moon” to the Secret Forest; a 7m diameter internally lit sphere… Read More

Tunes & Talk: July 2022 — Maddie Morris and Lilian Grace

Maddie Morris, winner of the BBC Radio 2 young folk award 2019 and Lilian Grace Recipient of the 2017 Bernard… Read More

Tunes & Talk: June 2022 — Satnam Galsian and John Hogg

Tunes & Talk with Satnam Galsian and John Hogg

WorldwideFM: Supriya Nagarajan Presents — 12.05.22

Returning from a spiritually refreshing trip to India, Supriya discusses her latest work on the subject of Water and also… Read More

Call-Out For Local Artists – Dewsbury / Kirklees

Are you a storyteller, musician or performance artist based and/or working primarily in Dewsbury / Kirklees? Manasamitra is looking for local artists to take part in our TERRARIUM project and to form a part of our local team for more work as a part of Kirklees 2023.

Tunes & Talk: May 2022 — Stiofán Ó Treabhair

Tunes & Talk with Stiofán Ó Treabhair, an Irish-Scottish vocalist, guitarist and bouzoukist, His set encompasses traditional Celtic folk, jazz fusion and cross genre compositions.

WorldwideFM: Supriya Nagarajan Presents — 10.03.22

March is a month of contemplation, marking the end of winter and seeing some early signs of spring so Supriya… Read More

Tunes & Talk: March 2022 — Hebble

Tunes & Talk with Hebble, Live music and conversation at Dewsbury Minster, 10 March, 12pm

Café Oto – Amaya (Supriya Nagarajan & Duncan Chapman) with Simon Limbrick

Meltwater is a collaborative improvised performance, dDrawing on South Indian ragas and two years of improvisation over the internet this is the first time the three performers have been in the same room together!

Mapping the Music Countdown

The countdown is on for #MappingtheMusic at the HepworthGallery which starts tomorrow. We will be doing a series of FREE… Read More

WorldwideFM: Supriya Nagarajan Presents — 10.02.22

With the new year rolling on into Feb, Supriya draws listeners into the world of online collaborations by featuring three… Read More

Lullaby – Sonic Cradle @Radiophrenia Glasgow

Lullaby – Sonic Cradle travels to Radiophrenia Glasgow on the 15th of February 2022. Radiophrenia is a temporary radio station broadcasting on 87.9FM from the 7th to the 20th of February 2022 located at the Centre of Contemporary Arts (COMA) Glasgow.

WorldwideFM: Supriya Nagarajan Presents — 13.01.22

For the first show of 2022, Supriya draws listeners into a world of quiet and peace. For this edition Supriya… Read More

Tunes and Talk

We are bringing a monthly lunchtime concert to Dewsbury Minster. Our first musician is the wonderful Ali Bullivent. Ali Bullivent… Read More

Supriya on Radio 4 with Sarah Parish

Actor Sarah Parish, senior fire officer Dr Sabrina Cohen-Hatton, extreme adventurer Aldo Kane, banker turned musician Supriya Nagarajan and the… Read More

Winter Solstice

On the shortest day of 2021, the beautiful Howard Assembly rooms resounded with the first public performance of Dusk Notes… Read More

Hidden Women of Ramayana

This commission by the Greater Manchester Diwali (digitaldiwali.co.uk) celebrated four hidden women from the Indian epic Ramayana and captured an… Read More

Women Composer Mentoring Project 2022

Manasamitra is proud to announce that Mandy Leung, Rita Morar, Vinthya Perinpanathan, Nicola Singh, Sriranjini Simha and Ramya Tangirala are… Read More

WorldwideFM: Supriya Nagarajan Presents — 09.12.21

Supriya takes you into a calm, contemplative journey through two long musical pieces in this December show. The gentle vibes… Read More

Talking Textiles

In partnership with UCLAN and Gawthorpe Textiles Talking Textiles was about weaving the world of textiles into sounds, memories and… Read More

Dusk Notes

Dusk Notes is a spiritual album that speaks to the Hindu gods, in particular Krishna the god of compassion, tenderness… Read More

Sound of Tea Corporate Days

Manasamitra launch ‘The Sound of Tea Corporate Experience Days’. What began as an immersive, multi-sensory celebration of the tradition of… Read More

WorldwideFM: Supriya Nagarajan Presents — 10.11.21

For the November edition, Supriya takes listeners down a interesting storytelling journey of the Indian epic Ramayana. Along with some… Read More

WorldwideFM: Supriya Nagarajan Presents — 14.10.21

For the month of October, Supriya takes you through the 3 C’s which are at the heart of her own… Read More

Funding Announcements

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT: We are delighted to announce two recent funding successes. We have been awarded an Organisational Development fund from… Read More

Mapping the Music

Mapping the Music is a  sonic exploration of the sculptural work of Barbara Hepworth by composer and director Supriya Nagarajan. In… Read More

Lullaby— Sonic Cradle @ The Royal Albert Hall

Part of Nitin Sawhney’s Journeys festival, Lullaby-Sonic Cradle offers a unique musical experience in a relaxed setting with soothing sounds coupled with meditative… Read More