portfolio

Artistic achievements as a performing artist, composer, conductor, collaborator and teacher since 1997

2017

Tabla Workshop for Nanyang Girls’ High School students; 21 Oct, Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore

Indian Music Workshop; 16 Oct, School Of The Arts, Singapore

LK50 Drumming Hands 鼓掌 – A special drumming concert and photo exhibition; 15 Oct, Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre, Singapore

Navaratri Cultural Offerings by students; 21- 29 Sep, Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore

Navaratri Cultural Offerings by students; 28 Sep, Temple of Fine Arts, JB, Malaysia

Blossoming Harvest: “Fusion Music” by Nawaz Mirajkar and Friends; Sep 23, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Anthar Agni 2017; 30-31 Aug, Georgetown Festival of Arts, Dewan sri Pinang, Malaysia

Anthar Agni 2017; 26-27 Aug, Shantanand Auditorium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Anthar Agni 2017; 23 Aug, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, Singapore

Anthar Agni 2017; 20 Aug, Kallang Community Club, Singapore

Singapore Night Festival: Journey of Time~ Flamenco Sin Fronteras, Nawaz & Friends, 24-26 Aug, National Museum, Singapore

Potpourri IV – SOTA chamber ensembles, 2 Aug, School Of The Arts, Singapore

Concert for Swamiji’s Aradhana with Ustad Usman Khan, 27 July, Shivanjali’s Temple of Fine Arts, Coimbatore, India

Arangetram of Hemant Hariharan: “Taal Samarpanam”; 23 July, Krishna Gana Sabha, Chennai, India

Passion Arts Festival 2017: Back to Basics; 15 July, Kovan Hub, Singapore

ASEAN Traditional Music and Dance Forum 2017: Singapore delegate; 11-13 June, Thailand Culture Centre, Thailand

National Indian Music Competition, students won first prize

Naman – Tribute to Legendary Hindustani Classical Vocalist Late Smt. Kishori Amonkar; 3 Jun, Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore

Tamizh isai; 23 Apr, Singapore Indian Association, Singapore

Monsoon – Singapore Wind Symphony Orchestra 40th Anniversary Concert, 9 Apr, SOTA Concert Hall, Singapore

Founders Day concert, 7 Apr, JB, Malaysia

Water: A Musical Tribute: Arts in Your Neighbourhood; 26 Mar, Chong Pang Amphitheatre, Singapore

Tyagaraja Tansen Festival 2017; 18 Mar, Temple of Fine Arts KL, Malaysia

Higher Education and Careers Fair – Arts Career Pathway Panel Discussion; 3 Mar, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music

20th Kalashree Music Festival; 26 Feb, Gajanan Maharaj Mandir Ground, Old Sangvi, Pune

Documentary on Indian Music by AEB Team for Ministry of Education, 20 Feb, Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore

 

2016

Swar Trinaad Sangeet Samaroh – 51st Memorial Concert and 2nd Barsi; 27 Dec, Abasaheb Garware College, Pune, India

SAMUDRA, Serendipity Arts Festival; 22 Dec, Kala Academy, Goa, India

Kalaa Utsavam 2016 Grand Opening, 18 Nov, Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, Singapore

Kalaa Utsavam Indian Drumming Workshop – Community Engagement Programme, Nov, Esplanade, Singapore

Naad Brahma – Parampara; 13 Nov, NUS Kent Vale, Singapore

Shantanjali Festival of Arts, 11-13 Nov, Kallang Community Club, Singapore

Swan Festival of Lights, 28-30 Oct, Elizabeth Quay, Perth

Da:ns Festival, 20 Oct, Esplanade Concourse, Singapore

Crossing Borders: Swarythms; Sep 27 & 28, Esplanade Concourse, Singapore

Guru Smriti 2016; Sep 25, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Guru Smriti 2016; Sep 24, Penang, Malaysia

Guru Smriti 2016; Sep 23, Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Guru Smriti 2016: Tabla Summit; Temple of Fine Arts & Singapore Polytechnic Auditorium, Sep 16 – 18, Singapore

DiverseCity KL 2016: Feet on Fire; Sep 3 & 4, Kuala Lumpur International Arts Festival, Malaysia

Moon | Conversations;Sep 12, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Home Sweet Home: A Migrant Worker Showcase; Aug 9, Esplanade Concourse, Singapore

Guru Smriti 2016; Aug 8, Vishnu Vinayak Swara Mandir, Pune

Potpourri III: An Evening of Chamber Music, with SOTA Indian Fusion Ensemble; Aug 3, SOTA Concert Hall, Singapore

Recital with Rais Khan for Gurupurnima of Pandit Jayateerth Mevundi; Jul 19, Bidekar Ganapati Mandir, Pune, India

Diamonds of Singapore: Swarhythms Live; Jul 15, Little India, Clive Street, Singapore

Sangeet Sayamkaal: Music of the Dusk, with Dr Dhananjay Daithankar; Jul 16, Esplanade Recital Studio,  Singapore

Bharat Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi Sangeet Mahotsav, with Sarang Kulkarni; Jun 4, Pune, India

The Drum short film premiere; Silver Arts Festival, Sep 1, Golden Village Suntec City, Singapore

Tabla-Sitar Recital with Pandit Chandranath Bhattacharya; May 7, Indian Heritage Centre, Singapore

Concert with vocalist Pandit Shounak Abhisheki; Apr 10, Global Indian International School, Singapore

Raag Rang: An Evening of Hindustani Music, with vocalist Shri Sudhakar Chavan; Mar 20, Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore

Flamenco: Journey Through Time, with Flamenco Sin Fronteras Singapore; Feb 27, Woodlands Library Auditorium, Singapore

2015

Sangeet Viraasat:  50th Memorial Concert for Ustad Mehboob Khan; Balgandharva, Pune

The Colour of Rain, with Anil Srinivasan, Rakesh Chaurasia and U Rajesh; Kalaa Utsavam, Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore

Viswa Prana: The Cosmic Breath; Kalaa Utsavam, Esplanade Theatre, Singapore

Anthar Agni; Kalaa Utsavam, Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore

Kalaa Utsavam Community Workshop: Indian Percussion & Rhythms; Esplanade, Singapore

Guru Smriti: Homage to Ustad Mohammad Hanif Khan Mirajkar; Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore

Alapadma: The Lotus Unfolds; Esplanade, Singapore

Prath Sangeet: Music of the Morning, with Sunil Avachat and Sarang Kulkarni;  Esplanade, Singapore 

Swara Sandhya: Confluence of Sunset Melodies; with Shakir Khan and Srividya Sriram; Esplanade, Singapore

Parampara, by Shrinivas Joshi; Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore

John Tavener’s Flood of Beauty; Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore

Journey of Time, with Flamenco Sin Fronteras Singapore; Singapore Flamenco Festival, Chijmes, Singapore

Arangetram of Sivakumar; John Inverarity Music & Drama Centre, Perth

2014

49th Memorial Concert of Ustad Mehboob Khan Mirajkar; Tilak Smarak Mandir, Pune

Krishna Rajani: Melodies on a Moonlit Night; Esplanade, Singapore

Bitesize: Rhythms of Tabla workshop; Esplanade, Singapore

Swara Prabhat: A musical Awakening by Ustad Usman Khan; Esplanade, Singapore

2013 

Swarythm: 48th Memorial Concert of Ustad Mehboob Khan Mirajkar; Garware College, Pune

Taal Express; Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore

Damaru: Pulse of Universal Music; Krishna Gana Sabha, Chennai

Khayyam’s Rubaiyat: Echoes in Dance by Raka Maitra; Esplanade, Singapore

Tyagaraja Tansen Music Festival; Temple of Fine Arts, Kuala Lumpur

2012

Taal Samarpan, in conjunction with 75th Birthday of Ustad Mohammad Hanif Mirajkar; Bal Gandharva Rang Mandir, Pune

Damaru: Pulse of Universal Music; Pune

Damaru: Pulse of Universal Music; Swan Festival of Lights, Perth

Damaru: Pulse of Universal Music; Temple of Fine Arts, Johor Bahru

Damaru: Pulse of Universal Music, Temple of Fine Arts, Kuala Lumpur 

Arangetram of Nityananda; Raffles Institute, Singapore 

Collaboration IV: Harmony with Percussion; Seoul

 

2011

Swar Samvad: 46th Memorial Concert of Ustad Mehboob Khan Mirajkar; SM Joshi Auditorium, Pune

2010

Damaru: Pulse of Universal Music, India

Jagruti, Singapore

Drum Art Festival, Taipei County Sin Huang International; Taiwan

Youth Olympic Games

Tabla workshop; School of the Arts, Singapore

Kaala-Utsavam; Esplanade recital studio, Singapore

Laberinto Flemenco Festival; Chijmes Singapore

2009

Damaru: Pulse of Universal Music; Victoria theatre, Singapore

Camino-Flamenco Festival; DBS Auditorium, Singapore

Kaala-Utsavam with Southeast Asia’s leading sitarist, Samuel Dass; Esplanade, Singapore

Night Festival with Siong Leng Musical Association; Singapore Management University

Kuala Lumpur Music Festival; Malaysia

Hasya, a musical ensemble (composition and arrangement) for Navarasa series, Vasantham Central, Singapore 

2008

East Meets West; Asian Civilizations Museum, Singapore

Taal Vishwa Music Festival; Pune, India

Dream of Drums; Esplanade concourse, Singapore

2007

Water: A Musical Tribute; Singapore Arts Festival (composer and director)

International Nanyin Concert; Xiamen, Fujian, China

Radio Interview on Arts Education programme; Lush 99.5, Singapore

Rhythm in Unity; Teck Ghee Community Club, Singapore

2006

Dancers in collaboration with Danny Tan; Kallang Theatre, Singapore

Taal Express: A Musical Journey through India;  Singapore Arts Festival

Asia Major, commemorating 40 years of diplomatic relations between Japan and Singapore; Japan

Ten days of Mourning; original music for the musical

2005

Taal Mantra; music album

Energy Singapore: Percussion Festival with Singapore Chinese Orchestra;  National Day concert, Singapore

Fund raising concert for Tsunami victims, Anjali, and a concert tribute to Bharat Ratna, M S Subhalakshmi; Kallang Theatre, Singapore

Yoga in Asia Conference music presentation at Raffles Town Club

Music ensemble on birds; Birds seen at Istana book launch by President S R Nathan,  Singapore

2004

Tempo Majulah with Singapore Chinese Orchestra

4th National Indian Music Competition – both Junior and Senior category First Prize won by three students

2003

Nanyang Musical Voyage with Singapore Chinese Orchestra

Singapore Indian Fine Arts – Music Festival

2002

Tabla workshop; Murdoch University, Australia

Esplanade Open House; Esplanade concourse, Singapore

Yatha; National University of Singapore

Percussion Duet at Multimedia University of Malaysia; Malacca, Malaysia

2001

Guinness Book of World records; Singapore Kolam Ayer Community Club

Singapore Arts Festival

Heritage Festival; Fort Canning, Singapore

Arts in the City, with Rhythm Masala; Singapore

Cosmic Vibration, with world drummer ShivMani and musician Louis Banks; Victoria Theatre, Singapore

2000

Music presentation for Rotary Club; Pan Pacific Hotel, Singapore

Drum ensemble, composed and performed for National Day; Marina Bay, Singapore

1999

North Indian Musical Evening; Singapore Polo Club

Cultural performance for Rotary Club; Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore

1998

Yean, Tamil documentary; TCS Channel 12, Singapore

Deepakalanjali in conjunction with Deepavali; Changi Airport, Singapore

1997

Festival of Asian Performing Arts; Fort Canning, Singapore

Kalai Valarum Iddangal (Talent Growing Areas); TCS Channel 12, Singapore

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