This Article is From Jan 02, 2012

Sufi singer Kavita Seth to enthral audience in Pakistan

Sufi singer Kavita Seth to enthral audience in Pakistan

Highlights

  • Noted Sufi singer Kavita Seth, who recently released an album titled Khuda Wohi Hai, has been invited to perform in Pakistan.
  • "The artistes from Pakistan have invited me and I have been getting calls from Pakistan inviting me to perform there soon," the songstress said on the eve of her performance to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad.
  • Being an ICCR (Indian Council of Cultural Relations) empanelled artist, Seth has performed across the globe, including cities like London, Birmingham, Berlin, Oslo and Stockholm.
  • When asked about her future plans, Seth said, "I want to popularise Sufi music which is everlasting. Instant popularity of a song does not last long and item songs are a case in point".
  • Apart from the Sufi rock album Khuda Wohi Hai, she also composed song Intezaar for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's My Friend Pinto.
  • "It has been my dream to follow my passion for music in several forms. After singing so many songs, composing a song for film (My Friend Pinto) came as an achievement," she said.
  • Seth, who has so far recorded seven live Sufi fusions with three famous brands for Music Ka Tadka, a musical programme for UTV- Star channel and also two live compositions for Coke Studio @ MTV.
  • About the USP of Sufi music, the vocalist, who has formed a group of Sufi musicians called Karwan, said, "Sufi style of singing strikes a chord with audience and take them to a new level of experience".
Vadodara: Noted Sufi singer Kavita Seth, who recently released an album titled Khuda Wohi Hai, has been invited to perform in Pakistan.

"The artistes from Pakistan have invited me and I havebeen getting calls from Pakistan inviting me to perform theresoon," the songstress said on the eve of her performance tomark the 150th birth anniversary of Maharaja SayajiraoGaekwad.

Being an ICCR (Indian Council of Cultural Relations)empanelled artist, Seth has performed across the globe,including cities like London, Birmingham, Berlin, Oslo andStockholm.

When asked about her future plans, Seth said, "I wantto popularise Sufi music which is everlasting. Instantpopularity of a song does not last long and item songs are acase in point".

Apart from the Sufi rock album Khuda Wohi Hai, shealso composed song Intezaar for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's MyFriend Pinto.

"It has been my dream to follow my passion for musicin several forms. After singing so many songs, composing asong for film (My Friend Pinto) came as an achievement," shesaid.

Seth, who has so far recorded seven live Sufi fusionswith three famous brands for Music Ka Tadka, a musicalprogramme for UTV- Star channel and also two live compositionsfor Coke Studio @ MTV.

About the USP of Sufi music, the vocalist, who hasformed a group of Sufi musicians called Karwan, said, "Sufistyle of singing strikes a chord with audience and take themto a new level of experience".