Swaranjali School of Music

Vocal Support to Pandit Jasraj at Salt Lake City Concert Oklahoma City Concert Asian American Living Pioneer Award Ceremony


The following is a list of some of Vasu’s noteworthy solo performances :

Performed at age seven for Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, President of India
Invocation prayer at a televised tribute to Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, which was broadcast over major Seattle-area TV stations
Concert at Meany Hall for Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and the Art of Living Foundation
Concert for Padmashri Krishnammal, winner of the Right Livelihood Award (a.k.a., the Alternative Nobel Peace Prize, presented in the Swedish Parliament)
Concert at Paul Allen’s Experience Music Project
Concert at McCaw Hall
Several concerts at Northwest Folklife Festival
Khayal concert at Utsav, conducted by Ragamala, Seattle
Several fundraising concerts for charitable organizations such as Asha for Education, People for Progress in India (PPI), Child Rights and You (CRY), LAFTI, Art of Living Foundation, Planet Guru Foundation, Seattle Hindu Temple and Cultural Center (HTCC) and Oklahoma City Temple
Classical devotional concerts in San Francisco, Sacramento, Los Angeles, New York, Phoenix, St. Louis, Raleigh, Oklahoma City, Houston, Vancouver (BC), Montreal, Chennai, Mangalore and Bangalore
Three annual Spring concerts for IAWW Seniors Program since 2000
Lead Vocalist for Kathak Recitals
Semi-classical and Ghazal concerts for the Indian, Pakistani and Ismaili communities
Performed and recorded original compositions for the full-length feature film “Mixing Karma”
Recipient of the 2005 Asian American Living Pioneer Award
Recipient of the 2007 IAWW Friends of the Community Award
Lecture-demonstrations and performances in Hindustani music to students at the following local area schools: The Lakeside School, Seattle; Odle Middle School, Bellevue; Stevenson Elementary, Bellevue; Gurukul, Bellevue; Sadhana School of Arts, Bellevue; Hazelwood Elementary, Newcastle; Somerset Elementary, Bellevue; Sammamish Montessori, Redmond; and Pine Ranch Montessori, Issaquah.
© 2012 Swaranjali School of Music. Contact Vasu Sundarraj at music@swaranjalischool.com