Photos and stories from tours as well as updates on my current work from teaching, composing and recording to research and everything inbetween.
Monday, 18 May 2009
Sitar and Hang Woody on the incredible 'Hang Drum'. I'll be using this instrument soon to record with for a project im working on. Also doing a Sitar and Hang piece together. Keep a watch out for this!!
I'm a professional Musician, Composer and Teacher living in Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK. Since 2002 I have been a student and disciple of the legendary Maestro Ravi Shankar and completed many tours of USA, Canada, Europe, Russia, Africa, Middle East, Asia, Far East and Australia. I am one of the few resident students at The Ravi Shankar Centre in New Delhi, India where i spend most winters. I also work with Ravi's youngest daughter Anoushka and in 2006 became a member of her Ensemble 'The Anoushka Shankar Project'. I run a studio and teaching practice from my home where i work on many projects. I compose music for Films, TV, Adverts, Games and Multimedia as well as collaborate with other musicians and artists. I was recently granted the Digital City Fellowship at the Institute of Digital Innovation in Teesside and in April 2009 i became Visiting Lecturer at Northern School of Sound. I am endorsed by Godin Guitars, Novation, Toontrack, IK Multimedia, Arobas Music-Guitar Pro and K&K Pickups.