Who we are

About ICMDS

OUR STORY

ICMDS is a non-profit organization dedicated to the task of promoting Indian Classical Music & Dance in the triangle area. ICMDS has been hosting various music & dance concerts since 1987. During these years, many eminent artists have presented a variety of rich Indian music & dances to the triangle arts lovers. The Indian Classical Music and Dance Society strives to arrange an impressive lineup of programs that meets the expectations of enthusiasts of the Indian Classical arts in the Triangle area.
The mission of ICMDS is to foster in the citizens of Cary, NC an understanding and appreciation of the music of an ancient culture that has a rich heritage namely, the culture of India. Through an understanding and appreciation of the values of another culture, fellowship between different nations and culture is furthered. Besides the unprecedented and sustained programming ICMDS is still consistently dedicating itself to finding new audiences and new collaborations within the Asian Indian arts community itself and with the community at large. Since 1987, ICMDS has played a unique role in enriching the cultural life of the Triangle area by presenting Indian classical music performances by visiting professional artists of international reputation. ICMDS has presented vocal and instrumental music concerts, dance dramas, lecture/demonstrations. The Society has also become an important educational resource by co-sponsoring events with the Duke University and with other Organization of Triangle area.
The Society also provides the Indian community, especially the second generation Indians born in the U.S.A with opportunities to maintain their cultural heritage. The Society has never wavered from its mission and has maintained its stability throughout the years. This stability and service record demonstrate how important the Society has been to the Triangle community and show the ability of the Society to provide culturally unique, diverse, entertaining, and educational programming.


PROMOTE INDIAN CLASSICAL MUSIC AND DANCE

INCREASE AWARENESS ABOUT INDIAN CLASSICAL MUSIC AND DANCE

PROMOTE LOCAL TALENT AND ARTISTS OF CLASSICAL MUSIC AND DANCE

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OUR PHILOSOPHY

We at ICMDS believe that it is important to maintain our heritage and let present and future generations learn, enjoy and appreciate Indian Classical Music and Dance. It is important to have a movement which promotes Indian Classical Music and Dance and save it from being diluted by Bollywood or Western influence.


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OUR PROMISE

We promise to our members and the community that we will remain dedicated towards our mission of promoting Indian Classical Music and Dance. We will also remain committed to bring a variety of shows for our members within our charter.




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PRIVACY POLICY

We are committed to protect the privacy of our members. We do not collect any personal information on this web site other than what is absolutely required. We do not share or sell our membership information with any third party. Some features of this web site may require to maintain cookies. Please feel free to contact any of the Board members if you have any questions on ICMDS privacy policy.

MEET OUR TEAM

Mrs. Madhumita Sen Saha

President

Mrs. Nita Swaminathan

Vice President & Treasurer

Mr. Prabhakar Samanta

Communication Director

Mr. Ramesh Pai

Director

Mr. Asamanjya Dutta

Facilities Manager

Mrs. Vidyavati Chatterjee

Secretary

Mrs. Priyanka Pradhan

Membership Director

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