Hall Of Fame
Vijay Meeting Queen Elizabeth II
With Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth and His Highness The Duke of Edinburgh
Bharat Ratna Shri Pt. Shri Ravi Shankar and Sir George Harrison
With Bharat Ratna Shri Pt. Shri Ravi Shankar and Sir George Harrison

Concerts & Workshops

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.

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).

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.

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.

Cambridge University, UK.

University of Bristol, UK.

Northwood college of Middlesex, London.

SOAS (The School of Oriental and African Studies) London.

Horniman Museum, London.

Hammersmith College,

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

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

Esporta Health Club, Chiswick Park London Jan. 2008

The London Marriott, Park Lane, London. Feb. 2008

Sitar Performance at Sawbridgeworth UK March 2008

Sitar performance at Country Club Swabridgeworth UK April 2008

Sitar performance at Hermes-London April 2008

Harrow's Heroes" Sitar performance at Elliot Hall London May 2008

Hertford Music Festival 2008, Lecture-Recital featuring the Sitar and Tabla for the first time in the Music Festival. Sunday, May 18 2008, Presented by the Hertford Music Club.

"The fusion Group" The Jack Petchey Foundation Awards ceremony London June 2008

Vijay Jagtap playing during a live sitar concert
A live sitar concert
Vijay sharing his skills with his students
Vijay sharing his sitar skills with students
What people say about Vijay Jagtap and his sitar music
Hear what people say about Vijay Jagtap, sitar player