About

Profession:  Industrial design consultant, with education from National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, India

Music: Sarod player, and disciple of Ustad Amjad Ali Khan.

Programs: Performances in various parts India and of the world such as USA, UK,   S Korea, France, giving a series of lecture demonstrations at universities such as South Dakota, Sangeet Dhwani, California, performance for CRN Productions at Balsamand Lake Palace, Jodhpur in March 2010, Mewar festival in March 2010 – duet with Turkish musician Barbaros on clarinet.

Recent music tour in 2011 and 2012 was in the US, with Lec dem sessions at Stanford University, program at The NeXus, San Fransisco and Brookings Public Library, SD, Convocation concerts at some universities and various other organizations such as Shikshantar, Rotary club, Maharana Kumbha Sangeet sansthan etc..

Collaborations:   With Turkish musician Barbaros Erkose, Phillippe Moncho (French), Corrado Rossi (Italian), Guilliano Modarelli (Guitarist), Korean musicians and Folk musicians of Rajasthan, Aparna Panshikar (vocalist, Pune)

Awards: Gold medalist in 7th year from Sur Nandan Bharati, Calcutta.