About: Sahil Vasudeva is a classically trained pianist based in New Delhi. He studied piano under Dr. Nelson Harper at Denison University, Ohio (2004-2008). He was selected from a national pool of pianists to perform at the Young Talent Concert Series at NCPA, Mumbai (June 2015) and is artist-in-residence at Vana Retreats, Dehradun. He is currently continuing his training and studies at the Delhi School of Music under Director, John Raphael.
His production The Un-Recital engages in classical/contemporary piano and explores its relationship with theatre, photography, film, light and sound design. Currently, the performance includes work by Rachmaninov, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Debussy, Schumann, Satie, in addition to his own compositions. It also features collaborations with photographers, Sohrab Hura and Igor Posner.
Sahil is deeply concerned with the accessibility, relevance, and exclusivity of classical piano and lack of the instruments sound – a concern he attempts to address through his performance style
What he plays: Classical piano, contemporary piano, original compositions, rock n roll, jazz
Most often plays at: Theatres, corporate events, bars, black box, galleries, intimate performance space