Dharambir Singh is one of the most prominent North Indian Classical musicians based in U.K. A student of the legendary Ustad Vilayat Khan, he also studied for his MA at the School Of Oriental and African studies at the University of London. He was honoured with the Member of British Empire award in 2011.
Apart for his extensive performance career Dharambir’s reputation as an educator is unparalleled in England. He worked as a tutor with Leicester Music Service, lecturer at Leeds College Of Music and an adviser at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan on their BMus Degree in Indian Music in collaboration with Trinity College Of Music. He founded South Asain Arts-uk in Leeds. He was the founder and the artistic director of SAMYo the first national south Asian music youth orchestra and artistic adviser for Tarang, UK’s first South Asian senior ensemble. He was a trustee with Darbar Heritage.
Sitar is accompanied by Amit Agaricavr on Tabla.