An award-winning sitarist and composer of the new generation
A Brief Biography
Awarded the Yuva Sangeet Ratna 'Musician of the Year' at the NIAAs 2016, Jasdeep Singh Degun consistently showcases a refined expertise and sophistication in the Indian classical, western classical, and contemporary music styles. Jasdeep acquires a deep insight into the art of Indian Classical music through his teacher, Ustad Dharambir Singh MBE, and continues to develop his skills in performance, composition, and production.
An active musician and sitar player, Jasdeep has performed internationally in many high profile productions and prestigious venues, including Buckingham Palace, the Amphitheatre in Doha, and the Royal Albert Hall at the 2014 BBC Proms to name a few.
A keen composer, Jasdeep has written, arranged, and produced music for a diverse array of projects and soundtracks, including music for orchestra, contemporary classical ensembles, and high profile music productions.
Jasdeep was awarded a Sky Academy Scholarship to work on his debut album of contemporary and classical music titled, Anomaly. As part of the scholarship, Jasdeep is currently mentored by the illustrious multi-instrumentalist and producer, Nitin Sawhney.