Each song features a different tabla beat and melodies based on a different Indian raga.
He recently formed a duo with the renowned tabla maestro Sanju Sahai that combines western percussion with tabla.
For this tour they play each in one half of the concert as soloists accompanied by tabla.
The very first Monday Mr Russell and a man from India called Vishnu played the tabla and it sounded great.
sarod recital accompanied by tabla virtuoso Shahbaz Hussain Khan.