Toronto Musicians Wanted
Kiran Sachdev is one of those rare personalities in music community whose zeal for excellence can be seen in the arts as well as the sciences. A software engineer by qualification, furthering her profession in the finance sector, and a pure artist as her true calling.
Hailing from an artistically inclined family, her affair with music started at the tender age of 5 when her father Vikramjit Singh Sachdev (a Hindi writer & inclined towards various art forms) who was trying his hand at Harmonium, observed her sitting along the music session and wanting to play along. He summoned her and tried to teach her the correct fingering for playing Harmonium. The melody in question was from an old Punjabi movie: “Uchcha Dar Baabe Nanak Da”, originally sung by legendry Punjabi singer Gurdas Mann. To his surprise in a few minutes she started to play the melody on her own. And it didn’t stop there. She picked up her next song, “Saare jahan se achcha” and completely played it on her own on the Harmonium. This was a very delightful moment for the art loving father. Further very carefully she was trained under the guidance under only expert music teachers.(ustads) she always stood up to the expectations of music ustads .She started performing independently Gurbani shabads with harmonium & table with proper ragas at the age of 6 parallel to Ragis at Guruparbs.It was always amusing to see by Ragis to little doll playing the Gurbani in Ragas with even large gatherings.
/*sweet voice with clear right notes as well as high tech IT engineer for software development in International finance.*/
Travelling for IT career in various countries, also enriched her with various shades of cultures and music. Her diversity spectrum ranges that she recorded in one foreign language that is Persian in addition to 9 Indian languages ranging from Punjabi, Hindi, Marathi, Gujrati, Bhojpuri, Sindhi, Bangla, Rajasthani & Maithili. Although being from Punjabi family and born & brought up in Rajasthan she speaks Punjabi ,Hindi & English. Singing in all other languages resulted from her excellent capability of catching the right accent & understanding the explanation & vision of the Music director.
Hailing from an artistically inclined family, her affair with music started at a tender age of 5 when her father Vikramjit singh Sachdev (a hindi writer & inclined in various art forms ) was trying her hand on harmonium, observed her sitting along the music session & taking interest He called her & tried to show her how to play fingers on harmonium. The song was the song from intial Punjabi film days “uchcha dar babe Nanak da” by Punjabi legendry singer Gurdas mann. To his surprise in very few steps she started to play fingers on her own. The great surprise the next song “sare jahan se achcha” she completely played the tune on harmonium on her own. This was the most delighted moment for the art loving father to see the sarawati at home. Further very carefully she was trained under the guidance u