Nitin Sawhney Biography (Wikipedia)
Nitin Sawhney CBE (born 1964) is a British Indian musician, producer and composer. A recipient of the Ivor Novello Lifetime Achievement award in 2017, his work combines Asian and other worldwide influences with elements of jazz and electronica and often explores themes such as multiculturalism, politics, and spirituality. Sawhney is also active in the promotion of arts and cultural matters, and is a patron of numerous film festivals, venues, and educational institutions.
- Anoushka Shankar and Nitin Sawhney perform a haunting duet in tribute to their fathers.https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cv4yq.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cv4yq.jpg2018-07-04T13:27:00.000ZAnoushka Shankar and Nitin Sawhney perform 'Fathers' in the Music Planet studio.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06cv3bq
Anoushka Shankar and Nitin Sawhney perform a haunting duet in tribute to their fathers.
- Andy Serkis chats to Nitin Sawhney about his Music Planet Mixtapehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cv404.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cv404.jpg2018-07-04T13:19:00.000ZActor and film director Andy Serkis talks us through his Music Planet Mixtape.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06cv3bg
Andy Serkis chats to Nitin Sawhney about his Music Planet Mixtape
- 'The day I met Nelson Mandela'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p061gbdm.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p061gbdm.jpg2018-03-17T13:39:00.000ZMusician Nitin Sawhney on the profound experience of meeting Nelson Mandela at his home in Johannesburg.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p061g9dk
'The day I met Nelson Mandela'
- What is it like to work with a childhood hero?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p061gb66.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p061gb66.jpg2018-03-17T13:31:00.000ZMusician and composer Nitin Sawhney on his relationship with the Indian sitar maestro Ravi Shankar.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p061g9d1
What is it like to work with a childhood hero?
- 6 Questions for... Nitin Sawhneyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p061g9z6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p061g9z6.jpg2018-03-17T13:26:00.000ZFind out what it was like to work with his childhood hero Ravi Shankar, to visit Nelson Mandela, how it felt to write for the Royal Ballet of China and more...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p061g9nm
6 Questions for... Nitin Sawhney
- Listen to Nitin Sawhney in session for World on 3https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03lkl5c.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03lkl5c.jpg2016-03-07T11:05:00.000ZNitin Sawhney (Guitar) Eric Appapoulay (Guitar) Aref Durvesh (Tabla) Nicki Wells (vocal)https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03lsbnm
Listen to Nitin Sawhney in session for World on 3
- Nitin Sawhney: Writing With Strangers & Superstarshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0360x4t.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0360x4t.jpg2015-10-24T07:00:00.000ZMusician and composer Nitin Sawhney talks about writing with strangers and superstars....https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0360x57
Nitin Sawhney: Writing With Strangers & Superstars
- Nitin Sawhney on Ravi Shankarhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p020862t.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p020862t.jpg2014-06-03T10:44:00.000ZMusician and composer Nitin Sawhney on the last moments of his mentor, Ravi Shankar.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0208637
Nitin Sawhney on Ravi Shankar
- Nitin Sawhney chats to Lauren Lavernehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dscrd.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dscrd.jpg2013-08-06T16:38:00.000ZNitin Sawhney joins Lauren ahead of the 6 Music Prom to talk about his work as a composer.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01dscst
Nitin Sawhney chats to Lauren Laverne
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