Expanding August 24th 2009 In the three days since I last wrote my project has multiplied and expanded at least three-fold. Getting started was the hard part; now I’m just going with the flow and seeing where it takes me.
Already I’ve had three madal lessons with my teacher, and he has made it very clear on more than one occasion that he is willing to help me out with anything I need, above and beyond just madal lesso ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Kathmandu » Lazimpat In 1951, the Nepalese monarch ended the century-old system of rule by hereditary premiers and instituted a cabinet system of government. Reforms in 1990 established a multiparty democracy within the framework of a constitutional monarchy. A Maoist in... ... read more
I'm going on a 10 month Fulbright research trip to Kathmandu, Nepal. I'll be studying music education, learning how to play Nepali music, and generally getting into the music scene in Kathmandu. I'll try to make this site the organization center for my trip; I'll write what I'm up to, where I've been, how the project is going, and what I'm planning to do.... full info