Today..Super Hit Ghazal Maestro Jaswinder Singh LIVE in NYC
Saturday, April 14, 2012 from 7:30 PM to 11:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
JASWINDER SINGH The Young Ghazal Maestro
Jaswinder Singh is a young Ghazal singer from India with a mesmerising voice. The talented singer has been awarded ‘The Young Ghazal Maestro’ by Indian Music Academy. The title was presented by Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia in the presence of the former President of India, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. He is the son and student of legendary composer Kuldip Singh, composer of ghazals such as ‘Tumko dekha to ye khayal aaya’ from the movie Saath-Saath and ‘Itni Shakti Hame De Na Daata’ from Ankush.
Jaswinder is trained in classical singing by Dr Sushila Pohankar and Pt Ajay Pohankar. Jaswinder Singh is the young ghazal maestro and without doubt the most promising and sensational ghazal singer of this generation. Gifted with a soft and silky voice, he has proven himself as an artist who is here to stay.
Saregama- HMV one of the biggest music archive in India recently launched his Music album “Ishq Nahin Asaan” comprising of all the songs sung by the young soulful ghazal Maestro “Jaswinder Singh”.
Earlier he has released “Yours Truly” & “Dilkash” by Tips Music and has proved himself as a successor to legendary ghazal singers like Pankaj Udhas and Jagjit Singh.
He was chosen to sing for the play ‘Kaifi Aur Main’, a epistolary style play dealing with the life and times of the noted lyricist and poet Kaifi Azmi. The play features the husband and wife duo of Javed Akhtar and Shabana Azmi. The lead actors share interesting anecdotes from the life of the great revolutionary poet Kaifi Sahib, while Jaswinder lends his voice to some of the most memorable ghazals and songs penned by Kaifi Saheb.
Jaswinder has also performed in "Ghalibnaama" a conceptual show based on the the prose and poetry of Mirza Ghalib.
Jaswinder Singh has his own unique style of performing and has mesmerized audiences at his international concerts in USA, Canada, UK, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Dubai and Muscat.
He has performed in over 300 live concerts, and has plenty more to follow. Jaswinder Singh also specialises in few Sufi and foot tapping Punjabi songs which he likes to sing towards the end of his shows making the evening melodious and entertaining.
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The proceeds of this Concert will go to IAHV's YES! FOR SCHOOLS program offered in NY/ NJ high Schools