Sufi Ghazal Fusion Concert
An enchanting evening of ghazal, sufi anthems and maybe even some Bollywood classics!
This 3 member band has been successfully touring across India with their unique concept. They perform authentic styles of Indian classical music in first half and then switch to Acoustic Guitar and Cajon to render some Bollywood Hits, both old and new in second half.
Vocals: Madhav Agarwal
Tabla: Alpesh Moharir
Born 24 feb.1988 is an Indian singer and composer who has been performing in concerts Since twelve years while inspiring and teaching many students of International schools for music analysis and solo performance examination.
He has travelled across the country to learn Indian and Western music and is an ardent believer in "Guru Shishya Parampara" and most of his performances are drawn from authentic Indian music styles. He Holds a Master in Music and also completed eight grades in Piano from Trinity College London.
Madhav has collaborated with many national and international artists and formed a band to perform music from different genres. At present Madhav is working on his debut album which will be released very soon. Apart from Indian Vocals and Western Piano, he enjoys playing acoustic Guitar, Harmonium, Melodica, Cajon, Djembe, Drums and many other percussions.
Alpesh’s inclination towards mastering the Tabla began at an early age. He evolved into an exceptional Tabla player after undergoing training in the guidance of Guru Shri Sudhirkumar Saxena ji and later on with Pandit Supreet deshpande ji. The training adhering to the guru-shishya parampara or the teacher and disciple tradition, ensured Alpesh went through the rigors of training while residing with his master. The detailed training helped strengthen the foundation of music and paved the way for him to successfully graduate with a masters in music. His dedication towards music saw him earn a scholarship from Northampton University in the UK to study fusion music. Alpesh served a few years as a faculty, teaching Tabla to primary and elementary level students in the London,UK. Later, he came back to India to start his own music company named Sanmuk Music Education and Events which is based in Mumbai, India. Alpesh has travelled extensively, performing, collaboration with many artists and winning accolades for his exceptional command over Tabla.
A songwriter turned into a fingerstyle guitarist, Ashish has been playing guitar since 7 years. He had dropped the plectrum at an initial stage of learning guitar and has ever been playing fingerstyle. He has opened the stage for J-star, Ammy Mishra and Indian comic Nishat Tanwar. He has been exploring the guitar to it's full potential and is passing the same knowledge to other people since 4 years. Indian ragas on western driven techniques can decorate time at it's best, this is what he has to convey with his performance. He's currently working on his first EP which would be launched in January 2019.
Harkat Studios, Versova, Mumbai
Bungalow No. 75, JP Road, Aram Nagar Part 2, Machlimar, Versova, Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400061, India