About the Album: Spa Lounge is a cultural collage creating a musical fusion of diversity, not only of music, but of moods & emotions, cultures and tones. This instrumental album takes the listener through different style, genres and emotions indulging each listener with a unique musical experience. This album aims to entertain the listener by providing a sense of satisfaction of listening to a complete synthesis of varied types of music, and finally leaving the person in a very relaxed and contended mood. Each piece in the album is carefully conceived so as to let the person feel refreshed and rejuvenated in the end of the musical journey. Certain instruments have an edga over the voice because of the versatility that is naturally present in them, and the ease while switching octaves. Each instrument has an inherent ethnicity and when many instruments form different countries are combined an exciting melody emerges. The composer communicates in this album through sitar, violin, guitar, piano, fiute, saxophone, santoor, trumpet, mridangam, kanjira, gatam, tabla, darbouka, African drums and jazz drums.
About Saashwathi: Saaswathi is a yough musician cum composer, who is the proud disciple of the renowned violin maestro Lalgudi G.Jayaraman. Though her career began as a vocalist, her gnawing passion to creat music urged her produce an album at a very young age. She believes that composing/creating music gives infinite scope for expression of the soul within. Saashwathi is a traditional Carnatic singer. Why has she ventured into fusion? Fusion opens up a new platform for expression, as there is more than one facet of music and of the composer that are exposed. She has successfully released 4 albums so far including classical fusion & spiritual chants. Being a psychologist, she has also produced therapeutic music for relaxation.
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