Friday Night Live!

Yoga with LIVE music
TGIF at the Lotus 8:15-9:30pm

Practice yoga to LIVE music featuring different local musicians or DJs each week. Join Erica and Tina with Guest Musicians for a soulful late-night vibe to quiet your mind, open your heart and set your soul free! This class is an energetic and fun practice, suitable for all levels.

5/5 with Tina
Musician’s name: rofessor Jones
Short bio: Born in New Orleans, raised deep in Bayou country and washed up in the San Francisco Bay, Jeremy Jones, also known by the stage name Professor Jones, is a singer-songwriter & guitarist who delivers a signature “Swampedelic Rock & Soul” sound that blends the mud of the Louisiana swamps with the psychedelic sand of the California shore.
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2/12 with Marianne
Musician’s name: Evan Ganik
Instrument: Sitar
Short bio: Evan is a young sitarist that has been playing with various gurus from all around the world. His main gurus are: Roshan Jamalludin Bhartiyah, Gopal Krishna, Narayan Goswamiji, and Alam Khan. His main garana is from the Allauddin Khan tradition, and he’s currently studying at the Ali Akbar Khan School of Music. He conducted musicological grant research in India studying Nada yoga with gurus from all around India. Evan also received yoga teacher training from his yoga guru, Kumala Swamiji, in Thiruvvanamalai, Tamil Nadu, India. Evan only plays pure ragas from his gurus to not appropriate the yoga.

5/19 with Tina
Musician’s name: Rory Cloud
Instrument: Guitarist
Short bio: Rory Cloud is a guitarist, singer and songwriter out of San Francisco. Since 2011, Rory has recorded and toured as a full-time member of Quiles & Cloud, an Americana/Folk trio signed to Compass Records Group. Over the years, Rory has also performed and recorded as a solo artist, as well as a sideman with a number of other performers throughout the bay area, including Tom Rhodes, Lia Rose, Graham Patzner of Whiskerman, and many others. His music is a blend of traditions old and new, taking influence from a wide range of disciplines and styles.
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