Surabhi Ensemble-Raga Blues

Chicago’s Surabhi Ensemble is a global music and dance collective representing different musical cultures including Indian raga, Arab Maqam music, Spanish flamenco, American blues and British psychedelic rock.

The group was founded by Indian veena artist Saraswathi Ranganathan in 2010 and features Ronnie Malley (Arab oud and vocals) and Las Guitarras de Espana band leader Carlo Basile on Spanish guitar.

“Raga Blues” is the first single from the group’s debut release.