july, 2012

30jul7:30 pmCULTIVATE – Copland House Emerging Composers Institute Fellow(Sheila and Richard J. Schwartz Fellowship)


august, 2012

04aug7:30 pmTwo Tones (West Coast Premier)Nandani Sinha, soprano; Nicole Elliot, violin; Edward Murray, piano

04aug7:30 pmperformance of two Indian-inspired works by western composers:Hindu Lied – Nikolai Rimsky Korsakov Raga Prelude – Michael Harrison Krisanthy Desby, cello Reena Esmail, piano

05aug3:00 pmCULTIVATE – Copland House Emerging Composers Institute – Final concertतसवीर (Tasveer) for clarinet, violin, cello and piano


september, 2012

14sep7:30 pmIndiaspora, participant“Indiaspora’s Forum establishes an epicenter for the diverse array of Indian American perspectives […] gives a voice to the Indian-American community and energizes its leaders toward collective action.”


october, 2012

12oct8:00 pmPremier of Rang De BasantNandani Sinha, soprano; Nicole Elliot, violin; Edward Murray, piano

21oct(oct 21)7:30 pm17nov(nov 17)11:50 pmConfirmed concert dates in Indiamy new work for solo piano will be performed on tour throughout India by pianist Kimball Gallagher. Tour cities will include New Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Goa, Bangalore, Mysore, Hyderabad and Kolkata, as well as Malaysia and Singapore


february, 2013

26feb8:00 pmWorld Music Theories, Aesthetics and Practice (MUSI 506)Guest Lecturer: “Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Hindustani Music”


march, 2013

12mar8:00 pmArtist Certificate SeminarAzusa Pacific University Azusa, CA Guest Lecturer: “The Case for New Music”


april, 2013

07apr2:00 pmSur et Veritaal – Spring Chutneyale’s Hindi a capella group, will be performing a number of my arrangements of Bollywood mashups on their spring concert. (I’ll be MC-ing!)

23apr8:00 pmpremier of Jhula-JhuleMuSE Ensemble – Iryna Krechkovsky, violin; Kevin Loucks, piano

30apr8:00 pmperformance of Jhula JhuleAlissa Cheung, violin Paul Kerekes, piano


may, 2013

10may8:30 pmRadio interview on WPKN 89.5I will be talking about my piece Jhula-Jhule

29may7:30 pmpremier of Goole Doodi (Dark Flower) from Anjuman Songsbased on the Dari poetry of Afghan poet Nadia Anjuman and English translations by Diana Arterian


july, 2013

21jul8:00 pmSanta Fe Chamber Music FestivalComposition Fellow