Newari Cultural Musical band for wedding!!

I am wondering, if anyone can provide the contact details of any Newari cultural musical band for weddings in Nepal?
Also what will be the rates for the whole day? I couldn't find anywhere. Please help!

Thank you,
Sumi Shrestha
2019-07-12 11:50 2 Reviews Share

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Sujan

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Hello @Sumishrs,
For Newari Wedding band in Kathmandu please contact Mr. Sabin Munikar, Chamati, Kathmandu (9741043330)
I got his contact from my friend's wedding!

Here are some photos from their wedding band group.



2019-07-15 12:43 0 Reviews

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Robindangol - Ethnomusicologist from Nepal

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Hello Sumi,
There are various active groups within the valley who have been practising such genres of Newari Music. Such groups perform various Newari ensembles ranging from Dapa Hymns to Baya: cha: to Basuri Ensembles etc during weddings.

Traditionally, Baya:cha: ensemble and Basuri Ensemble accompany the wedding procession. But in the present times, Baya:cha: is rarely seen whereas Basuri ensembles have been actively performing during wedding seasons.

The following contacts may be some help to you.

Dharma Munikar
Chamati
9841381783

Lasakusa Basuri Khala
Manamaiju
985-1124764
https://www.facebook.com/lasakusabasurikhala/

Dagu Basuri Khala
Teku
9841810155
https://www.facebook.com/Dagubasurikhala/

Ravim Kapali
Bhaktapur
9841571418

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2019-07-15 14:11 1 Reviews

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Zubi34567

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Hi everyone - can you please direct me to female panche Baja players for wedding?
2020-02-25 18:29 0 Reviews

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Sumishrs - Student, travel enthusiast, Love photography

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Thank you, everyone, for the response! this is very helpful for me :)
2020-08-25 12:36 0 Reviews

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