Manasamitra is always delivering, planning or involved with a range of different activities at any moment in time. Other current activities are listed below:

Current Work

Lullaby

The Lullaby adventure that began with Lullaby – the Singing Bowl, has had several variations in different countries with different artists. Each time the Lullaby story is subtly altered by the interpretations of the wider variety of musicians from across the world.

South Asian Women Composers

Supriya Nagarajan will support the creative development of South Asian women composers to create new cross-genre fusion work for performance.

Just Enough Madness

This dance based project examines taboos and barriers surrounding mental illness through the S.Indian dance style of Kuchipudi,

Frangipani Nights

Frangipani Nights; a performance of Carnatic and electronic music on the front lawn of the Diggi Palace at the Jaipur Literature Festival.

Seeking the Aether

Coming soon.

Dusk Nights

Inspired by the sounds of nature at dusk Manasamitra has created and recorded a suite of new music.

Previous Work

Manasamitra’s previous work shows the versatility, imagination, creativity and range of art-forms that this company presents. Working with the best artists available in a collaborative and sharing creative space has resulted in a diversity matched by few other companies.

Bollywood Jazz

An amazing new Indo-Jazz music fusion, inspired by the songs and instrumental music of Bollywood films, is riotously unique.

Canopy of Voices

Canopy of Voices was the world premiere of Composer Supriya Nagarajan’s Pleiades Ne Maia, presented alongside a performance by local choirs.

Festival of Conversation

This pilot project explored the power of words and simple conversations between diverse communities, focussing on community unity not division.

Life of a Bee

An early-years musical theatre piece exploring how best to engage young audiences by creating unique theatrical play events.

Evensong – York Minster

Supriya Nagarajan’s commissioned work for York Minster created a unique fusion of Carnatic song with traditional English choral harmonies

Shivoham

Inspired by Shiva, the Indian god called on to restore balance to a self-destructive world, Shivoham is a semi-structured improvisation work.

Rudra

A contemporary-kathak work showing Shiva as the destroyer of evil; the bringer of stability; in a cycle of peace, disturbance, love and lament.

Installations / Workshop commissions

Manasamitra undertakes occasional commissions for installations and other ‘non-performance’ activities, including workshop projects.