Sitar concerts and recitals
The Lewies Guitar Festival, Brighton. UK
Victoria & Albert Museum London.
“Don’t Forget Me” Alzheimer’s Society, Imperial College Great Hall. London.
Amnesty International UK on Human Rights Day Service”98. Westminster Abbey. London.
In 1998 I was privileged to perform in Westminster Abbey, London, in the presence of Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh on the occasion of An Observance for Commonwealth Day. The first Indian classical artist to have played in Westminster Abbey, London.
Concert for NSPCC and Childline, The Pavillion, Richmond Surrey UK June 2007
Sitar Concert in St. Hilda's College. Jacqueline Du Pre Music Building, Oxford, UK. October 2007
Clonakilty International Guitar Festival, Cork Ireland concert tour. Octomber 2007
Sitar Solo concert , Swiss Cottage London Oct. 2007
Sitar concert at John Lewis Partnership Music Society, London November 2007
Young Hearts and Mind performance London Dec. 2007
TV and radio performances
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Composed music score for the silent film “Throw of Dice” and performed in the National Film Theatre, London and for film performances at the Phoenix Leicester, UK.
From September 1991 to March 1992 I have participated in a documentary made for the Horniman Museum. The documentary was about the Sitar and classical music of India. It explored different aspects of sitar playing techniques, as well as two performances of Raga (traditional classical music).
BBC Royal Institution Christmas Lectures.
BBC TV Session for Music Box.
BBC Young Musicians ’96 Asian music workshop.
BBC TV Series called “WHAT’S THAT NOISE”.
BBC TV Series called “See Hear”.
BBC TV Series called “The E File”.
French Television show “Nulle Part Ailleurs” in Paris.
Recorded for BBC series “Dangerfield”. My compositions appeared on film tracks around the world for this series.
Workshops and master classes
Cambridge University, UK.
University of Bristol, UK.
Northwood college of Middlesex, London.
SOAS (The School of Oriental and African Studies) London.
Horniman Museum, London.
City Hall,Tower Bridge, London.
Hastings Museum and Art Gallery, Hastings. UK
London Philharmonic Orchestra, “Roots: Classical Fusions Star Songs – Life Song” International Series. 2001/02 Royal Festival Hall. London UK.
Workshop leader for the Barbican Education project “Ocean of Stories” Feb. 2003 Barbican Centre, London.
Fusion CD projects : “Sundown at the Coastline” Played in track “Blindfaith”.
“Arts in Action” festival in Oxford.
Music workshop & Demonstration, Jacqueline Du Pre Music Building, Oxford, UK. November 2005
Sitar Solo, Pegasus Theatre, Oxford. UK , November 2005
The Jack Petchey Foundation Awards ceremony London June 2007