Devissaro (born 1948), Co-Artistic Director and Music and Visual Director of The Daksha Sheth Dance Company, is an Australian-born musician, composer and photographer. Originally trained as a classical pianist, he subsequently studied Dhrupad vocal music, as well as the bansuri (flute) and pakhawaj (percussion). Devissaro has collaborated in the Company’s dance productions since 1986, supervising areas such as conceptualization, stage design, costumes and lighting. As Music Director, he has composed and performed the music for most of the productions, including live music and recorded sound-tracks. Devissaro also works as a freelance composer, writing music for stage, film, television and commercials.
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New Perspectives from India
(19 September 03 - 16 November 03)