Tag: Suraj Nirwan

Performing in Deeg, Rajasthan (Video)

On my first real concert tour of India in 2016, my great friend and mentor, Suraj Nirwan, invited me to accompany him to a performance at a Gaushala in remote Deeg, Rajasthan, a few hours south of Delhi. This was an amazing experience as I was allowed to ‘open’ for the main act at the festival, a great sitarist by […]

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My Story Part 2

At the conclusion of Hindi intensive course, us students returned to Delhi to begin our formal coursework and move into our respective flats. I shared a large flat on the first floor in north Delhi’s Model Town with five other students. Since I was attending one of the largest universities I personally had ever seen, I figured that the logical […]

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