Artist - Kaviraj Singh

Born into a musical family, Kaviraj has always been surrounded by music from a young age. This is reflected in his abilities to conjure moods specific to Raag music and dive deep into the rich heritage of music from the Indian sub continent. Kaviraj has been studying under the tutelage of Pandit Ajoy Chakraborty for vocal and Shri Harjinderpal Singh for Santoor, he has also been guided on his musical journey by his father Ustad Dharambir Singh MBE.

His influences and role models include Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma, Pandit Sharda Sahai, Smt Kaushiki Chakraborty-Desikan and Pandit Rajan Sajan Mishra. Performing widely across the UK and Europe, Kaviraj is the youngest artist to have performed at the prestigious Darbar festival in 2008 receiving a standing ovation for his performance. He has also collaborated with musicians from other genres and has a keen understanding of world music.

Kaviraj has gained a reputation over the years for combining both his Santoor and Vocal elements to create a unique blend of the instrumental and vocal music of India.

Disciplines

Santoor, Vocalist

Enquiries

To book Kaviraj Singh please email us at info@saa-uk.org

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