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This Week in Artist Talk (4/12)

10 Apr 2020, Posted by Emad Salem in Uncategorized

On Sunday, April 12, Battery Dance TV continues its weekly program, Dance Diplomacy with Jonathan. This week will feature an interview with Ellen B. Masi, Wini Nkinda and Carmen Nicole Smith followed by a screening of a dance piece that features hand-washing and other imagery and...

Climbing a Mountain Called India

26 Feb 2020, Posted by Emad Salem in Uncategorized

By Jonathan Hollander February 26, 2020 Part 2 of 3 What began as a cultural immersion during the summer of my 16th year, living with a family in Bombay as an exchange student, ballooned into a life-long quest with each plateau reached revealing yet another peak to climb. ...

The 10th Passage to India – SHAKTI Ascending

17 Feb 2020, Posted by Emad Salem in Uncategorized

By Jonathan Hollander February 17th, 2020 Part 1 of 3 An artist may feel a sense of completion when the last dab of paint dries and the  canvas is framed and hanging on the wall of a gallery. Composers likely feel the same way when the final Battery Dance's...