Chicago Cultural Center, September 19, 2015 – World Music Festival ~ Kartik Seshadri perfoming a dawn concert at 6 a.m. ~ greeted by a full house, incredible setting and a beautiful selection of morning Ragas
NWEAMO: Animation Film Festival held at the Science Museum IMAX theatre. March 23, 2014: Seshadri performed to “Vishwaroop” a digital abstract masterpiece by esteemed animation director Vibeke Sorensen. The musical improvisation is on the spur with the images as they present themselves.
Rave Reviews from Festivals in Varanasi & Bhopal, India: Kartik Seshadri returns to his favorite cities in September 2013 to perform for major festivals and in the midst of a most distinguished and discerning audience to elicit their appreciation and make the headlines for major news publications, Hindi and English: Dainik, The Age, Statesman, Aaj, and others.
India Tour December 26 – January 23, 2013 ~ begins in Kolkata with the Indo Occidental Symbiosis Festival of ICM, Ahmedabad’s SAPTAK festival and culminating in the prestigious Dover Lane Music Conference, Kolkata. This entire tour is offered as an homage to Pandit Ravi Shankar. Check Tour Dates for further information.
Soaring musical heights: Kartik Seshadri’s magical performance in Thousand Island, New York marking the 150th anniversary Celebrations for Swami Vivekananda at the Ramakrishna Mission in Thousand Islands, New York
Full house for sitar maestro Kartik Seshadri at UCSD’s Conrad Prebys Music Center on April 11, 2012, sweeping the audience on a journey through classical Indian ragas that evoked a range of moods, from quiet and thoughtful to bursting with joy. The synergy between Seshadri and tabla virtuoso Arup Chattopadhyay was supernatural, and the performers were honored with an ovation that lasted several minutes. Afterwards, we floated out to our cars and returned to the material world. Dirk Sutro, UCSD Publicity
Songlines Magazine, U.K. March 2012 acclaim for Seshadri’s album Sublime Raga(s) as “Top of the World”March 2012: again features Seshadri’s latest recording as their Top of the World 10 albums further citing him as “Today’s greatest sitar player . . .” click here to read full review.