On the event of World Music Day, singer-composer Shekhar Ravjiani of the favored duo Vishal-Shekhar has shared his tackle remixes, which at present play a dominant function in Bollywood music.
“There was a time when remixes too had a powerful, contemporary, artistic take, making them widespread with individuals. Additionally they served as an effective way to present the youthful era a glimpse of yesteryear classics and widen their tastes in music to incorporate these sensible compositions and tracks. Within the current previous, remixes have degenerated into unimaginative and rapidly put collectively numbers that don’t elevate the unique in any method,” Shekhar stated.
“In the case of Bollywood, remixes solely work when they’re built-in into the storyline. If not, it’s only a fast repair for a soundtrack that’s wanting in creativity,” Shekhar Ravjiani added.
Shekhar Ravjiani lately began his music college in partnership with International Indian Worldwide College (GIIS). Speaking about it, he stated, “We’re celebrating one 12 months of GIIS Shekhar Ravjiani College of Music on June 22, and it’s no coincidence that World Music Day falls simply someday earlier than our faculty was born. The final one 12 months has been a dream come true for me. I needed to present again to the group by means of my music and the easiest way was to groom new, rising expertise.”
“That’s after I joined fingers with International Indian Worldwide College to launch our music college. Within the final one 12 months, I’ve groomed college students by means of one-on-one classes, they usually have proven a major quantity of enchancment of their understanding and rendition of music. In actual fact, I’ve been talking with people from the music trade and am sure that extra alternatives will open up for our college students to showcase their expertise,” the music composer additional knowledgeable.
Past music, Shekhar Ravjiani has additionally given appearing a shot. He was notably seen essaying a brief function within the 2016 movie “Neerja”. On why he doesn’t characteristic on the display extra typically, Shekhar smiled, “Performing in Neerja was one of the stunning experiences of my life. I acquired love and appreciation for my efficiency and really feel honoured to have been related to such a strong and significant movie. Performing is one thing I’ve at all times carried out for the pure ardour and pleasure of it and whereas I’ve been supplied many alternative roles and scripts, I’ve but to come back throughout one which feels prefer it’s sturdy or thrilling sufficient to put aside my music for.”
Any message for music lovers on World Music Day? Shekhar Ravjiani stated, “In a world full of uncertainty and anxiousness, I consider music has the ability to assist us all really feel centred, healed and cherished. Our nation has a fantastic undiscovered treasure of musical expertise that’s ready to be heard. I urge music lovers to open their minds and hearts to those new, upcoming musicians and singers and assist them discover their viewers to allow them to pave the way in which for a brand new period of music. Additionally it is my dream that an increasing number of youngsters pursue their love for music and I hope to do my bit in making this occur.”