Nitin Sawhney

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Nitin Sawhney is one of the most distinctive and versatile musical voices alive today. Firmly established as a world-class producer, songwriter, DJ, multi-instrumentalist, orchestral composer and cultural pioneer, Sawhney has become a latter-day Renaissance man in the worlds of music, film, videogames, dance and theatre.

Sawhney's output as a musician is astonishing. He has scored for and performed with many of the world's leading orchestras, and collaborated with and written for the likes of Paul McCartney, Sting, The London Symphony Orchestra, A.R. Rahman, Brian Eno, Sinead O'Connor, Anoushka Shankar, Jeff Beck, Shakira, Will Young, Taio Cruz, Get Cape Wear Cape Fly, Ellie Goulding, Cirque Du Soleil, Akram Khan, Mira Nair, Nelson Mandela and John Hurt. Performing extensively around the world, he has achieved an international reputation across every possible creative medium. Often appearing as Artist in Residence, curator or Musical Director at international festivals, Sawhney works tirelessly for musical education, acting as patron of the British Government's Access-to-music programme and the East London Film festival and acting as a judge for The Ivor Novello Awards, BAFTA, BIFA and the PRS foundation. He is a recipient of 4 honorary doctorates from British universities, is a fellow of LIPA and the Southbank University, an Associate of Sadler's Wells, sits on the board for London's Somerset House and Whitechapel Gallery and in 2007 turned down an OBE for ethical reasons.

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Nitin Sawhney - Last Days Of Meaning

8th August 2011 -

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Nitin Sawhney's ninth studio effort is a concept album in the truest sense of the term. At times challenging and often melancholic his brand of social commentary is perfectly suited to the broad musical spectrum...

Nitin Sawhney - My Soul

11th February 2009 -

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Review of Nitin Sawhney's single 'My Soul'.Nitin Sawhney's latest single 'My Soul' from his recent album 'London Undersound' released on Cooking Vinyl features the Beatle himself Paul Macartney! It's a great single that creates a...

Nitin Sawhney - London Undersound

11th November 2008 -

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London Undersound album review from Nitin Sawhney released through Cooking Vinyl. Nitin Sawhney returns with another great album to add to his very successful and colourful career. Indeed 'London Undersound' released on Cooking Vinyl shows...

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