September 9, 2011 05:48:52 PM IST Glamsham Editorial
Kavita Seth, the renowned singer who is responsible to bring Sufi songs to a new level, will be performing at Rajasthan International Folk festival (RIFF) with her group, on October 13th, at Jodhpur. Kavita is excited to performing in this event which is a melange of different cultures. The festival performances which will begin from October 13th and go on till October 15th will have performances by international artists, including folk artists and performers from the rural land as well.
"RIFF is very special to me, as it reminds me of my roots. I strongly believe that no matter where you go, you should always stay connected to your roots. RIFF will have many wonderful performances. I will be performing my compositions and traditional few Folk and Sufi Songs with great a fusion with my group and it will be very exciting," says Kavita.
Kavita has recently finished composing her one song 'Intezaar' for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's MY FRIEND PINTO with Shamir Tandon. The song is sung by Nirmati. The film which is due to release on 14th Oct has Pratiek Babbar and Kalki Koechlin in the main lead. The singer with soulful voice, Kavita, has recently recorded 2 compositions live for Coke Studio and sung total 7 Live Sufi fusion with 3 Famous Band for Music Ka Tadka, a musical programme for the new UTV- Star Channel. One of her recent songs can be heard in Rajshree's Film JAANA PEHCHANA which is expected to release in October this year.
Kavita has had many solo album recorded which were well received by the audience, one of latest album to be 'Khuda Wahi Hai' - "'Sufi Rock' is to be released in the next month, and will surely rule the chartbusters. Kavita has given her voice to many memorable advertisements and also sung a promotional song for TV Channels.
As Kavita believes this is just another beginning, she is sure to contribute in many other forms to Indian and International music industry!