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Masterclass: Shammi and Band October 23rd

After a very successful “masterful” masterclass and because of high demand Shammi and his band will be giving another masterclass one day before the concert. This time in the Dr. Anton Philips Hall in The Hague.

Concert: Creation of Something Meaningful 24th October 2014

Shammi will be performing on October 24th 2014 in the city of The Hague at De Nieuwe Kerk. With his band and Dutch-Hindustani vocalist Sangeeta Bhageloe people are guaranteed to taste the Creation of Something Meaningful.

Our Mission

This website was created trough my inner aspirations and the support and guidance of my friends. A long cherished dream of mine to create a website that focusses on world music has finally become a reality. This site is intended for music lovers that have fallen in love with fusion (cross-over) music. Fusion is a music genre where different styles of music meet.

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Nitin Sawhney live in the Royal Albert Hall

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Niladri Kumar at the Darbar Festival 2014

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Jyoti Hegde at the Darbar Festival

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Sangeeta – Sajan More Ghar

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Raj Mohan – Sarnami Singer and Composer

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Photo’s of Concert COSM – Shammi Pithia

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Creation of Something Meaningful

It was a night that will be remembered for a long time. The peace and tranquility together with the intense flow of musical melodies created a mix of joy and awe for all that came to the DesiYUP concert the Creation of Something Meaningful. With special guest of honour, Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia and an amazing audience, this was an exceptional experience.

Announcing Concert: Creation of Something Meaningful

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Anuj Rastogi interview – Podcast

  Anuj Rastogi is a prolific composer, producer, writer and musician who...

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An interview with Anuj Rastogi

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A unique phenomenon in the world of fusion music, a talented composer,...

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Ajhun Na Aaye Balamwa – Sangeeta Bhageloe | DesiYUP Music Video

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Priti Menon

I won’t give up on my dream: to sing a song produced by A.R. Rehman

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