Raj Academy in Washington DC
Yogi of Sound Professor Surinder Singh and Jasvir Kaur Rababan were speakers at a conference this month in Washington DC to mark the 350th anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh's birth. They were joined by other Raj Academy musicians for an evening concert in the presence of the Indian Ambassador to the US, Navtej Singh Sarna, and Congressman Ro Khanna.
The event was organised by the Indian Embassy in association with the Asian Cultural History Program of the Smithsonian Institution. Thanks to the Embassy for full recordings of the presentations and concert.
An Evening of Sacred Sikh Music
The performers are Yogi of Sound Prof. Surinder Singh, Principal Ranbir Singh, Jasvir Kaur Rababan, Preetinder Singh, Raveena Kaur and Saminder Singh.
Conference Part 1
Watch the presentation by Raj Academy's Jasvir Kaur Rababan: 'Composing the Human Psyche - A Brief Overview of Sikh Music'. She's the second speaker.
Conference Part 2
Watch Yogi of Sound Professor Surinder Singh's presentation: 'Guru Gobind Singh - The Forgotten Legend of India's Musical Heritage'. He is the last speaker.
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