INDIVA

INDIVA

 Mumbai, Mahārāshtra, IND
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INDIVA-the only one of its kind all DIVA multi-lingual world fusion band standing for women across border, performing in over 10 lang . A band 'FOR WOMEN, BY WOMEN, OF WOMEN' encouraging women to stand up and achieve their dreams and fight against injustice, abuse and atrocities against women and girls

Biography

INDIVA-THE BAND

When 4 extremely talented musicians come together they weave magic and when they are all beautiful and glamorous they evoke WOW!

Their music journeys with the sound that blends Hindustani, Elements of Jazz, Classical and World Music. Charting a soundscape that fuses raga influenced melodic lines, Indian rhythm patterns, the music breathes the natures elements of Earth, Wind, Fire and Water.

Together these Divas of music blend their skill, grace and style to create a very refreshing Sound of Music.

THE ARTISTES

Merlin Dsouza Keyboards

Indias leading lady musician is a consummate Pianist Composer and Music Director. Merlin also happens to be the only Indian woman to have composed music for Bollywood, Theatre and Ad Films, besides this, she has composed music for Albums, performed at over 400 concerts and has toured extensively across Europe, Asia and America.
Merlin is a regular feature at various Corporate Dos, Social events and Music Festivals.
Her versatile playing skills and her humble approach make her the ideal choice for renowned musicians of Indian or International repute to collaborate with her on any genre of music.
All in all she is a Diva who adds value to anything thats Musical

Hamsika Iyer- Vocals

Hamsika has just won the Best Female Singer of 2013 at the Mirchi Awards
The songbird and darling of the Bollywood Playback industry and recent winner of the Mirchi Awards, she leaves the listener breathless with her unique skills. A vocalist with a difference, Hindustani and Carnatic styles makes itself felt into her unique rich heritage of music. She regularly features with big International bands at Music Festivals across the World.

Vivienne Pocha Vocals & Guitar

Vivienne recently bagged the Award for the Best Female Singer at JD Rolling Stone Awards
She has been known to regale audiences with her soulful, stirring and soaring vocal and theatrical prowess from the tender age of twelve. She interestingly combines the genres of jazz, blues, Indian fusion, funk, folk and rock styles in her music.She has acted many a theater shows with Directors like Rahul Da Cunha, Pearl Padamsee, Noel Godin
Vivienne has lent her voice for over 100 jingles, vocal textures and voice-overs for many leading brands.
Vocal textures for leading Music Directors in Bollywood and is a well known figure among famous composers.

Shruti Bhave- Violin

Shrutis dexterity on the violin encompasses Hindustan, Carnatic, Western and Fusion styles. Her flexibility and warm interpretations make her a well sought after musician on stage, in film studios and the Corporate World. She is also a versatile Classical dancer and an accomplished Singer, who contributes and excels in every bit of the composition.

Discography

SUNO- Indiva's debut single in memory of the girl fatally raped in New Delhi, India
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N3YGGcq3L_U

Currently recording our debut album which is to be launched on 23 Jul, 2013