Elephant Journal: Bringing Kirtan To NOLA’s Jazz Fest

Under a sparkling blue May sky at the 2010 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, in the same week that BB King, Pearl Jam, Simon and Garfunkel, Elvis Costello, Dr. John, The Black Crowes and hundreds of other international, national, and regional musical acts entertained tens of thousands of fans, Sean Johnson—kirtan singer, yoga teacher, and owner of Wild Lotus Yoga Studio in New Orleans, climbed upon the stage with his two band mates and a harmonium and sang the devotional music of India. Read the full article here.