Pashyanti on Guitar
Pashyanti [Sanskrit]: the junction point between the ordinary waking state and pure consciousness. Drawing on a deep lifelong immersion in diverse cultures and an array of pioneering experiences, Scotland’s “musical alchemist” (World Music Report) offers a revelatory new vision for the art of solo guitar.
Simon Thacker explores the instrument with passion and startling originality.
“Punjabi folk song, flamenco and Sephardic music, Sanskrit alchemy and Gaelic folklore…they all seem grist to the mill for Simon Thacker”