The lovechild of Sita Sings the Blues and Charanjit Singh. A tabla solo in Jhaptal* from the blog 52 Kaidas.
This track was created from scratch. No samples were used in the audio.
More info & making-of liner notes here:

Audio track available here:

Here's a video of me playing this live in a movie theatre!

The Charanjit Singh tune that inspired it all:

Source video: Sita Sings the Blues by Nina Paley
Creative commons license:

*Jhaptal: a 10 beat rhythmic cycle. The project is to do 10 tracks (& videos), each in a different Tala (rhythm cycle).

Ed Hanley: tabla, recording, programming, audio and video editing and mixing
Dylan Bell: keyboards
Mastered by Andy Krehm and Silverbirch Mastering

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