|Feb 16-19,2017||Performer and Composer with CIRCA-One Beautiful Thing
Arts Center Melbourne, Australia
Thursday 16 February, 6pm (Preview)
Friday 17 February, 7:30pm (Opening Night)
Saturday 18 February, 7:30pm
Sunday 19 February, 3pm
|28 October 2016||Irish Arts Center, New York
with Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill in Residence Click here for details
|12,14 August 2016||Kilkenny Arts Festival with Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill. Click here to book tickets.|
|20 August 2016||with Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill. Masters of Tradition Festival @Bantry House , Cork, Ireland. Click here to book tickets.|
|7 August 2016||Violin- Piano Jugalbandhi - India Tour with Sharat Srivastava- ITC, Mumbai|
|6 August 2016||Violin- Piano Jugalbandhi - India Tour with Sharat Srivastava- ITC Grand Chola, Chennai|
|5 August 2016||Violin- Piano Jugalbandhi - India Tour with Sharat Srivastava- ITC, Bangalore|
|3 August 2016||Violin- Piano Jugalbandhi - India Tour with Sharat Srivastava- ITC Maurya, New Delhi|
|5 June 2016||Celtic Traditional Trio, Depot 29 , Delhi|
|3 June 2016||Celtic Traditional Trio, Speakeasy , Delhi|
|1 June 2016||Celtic Traditional Trio, Le Bistro Du Parc , Delhi|
|5 May 2016||We three, The Pianoman Jazz Club, Delhi|
|30 April 2016||International Jazz Day , Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh|
|27 April 2016||Matteo Fraboni Quartet, The Pianoman Jazz Club, Delhi|
|22 April 2016||with painter Sankha Samantha at the Sankalp Conference, Mumbai|
|Feb 21,2016||Ketevan Music Festival, Goa
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|26 January 2016||Solo Raga Piano at Indiranagar Sangeetha Sabha - Purandra Bhavan Bangalore|
|5 December 2016||NH7 Weekender Pune with Bipul Chettri Project|
|28 November 2015||NH7 Weekender New Delhi with Bipul Chettri Project|
|6 and 7 November 2015||Windmill Craftworks, Bangalore with Brian Molley Quartet|
|3 November 2015||British Council, New Delhi with Brian Molley Quartet|
|2 November 2015||Taj Mahal Hotel New Delhi with Brian Molley Quartet|
|30 October 2015||Songs of Soul, Calcutta with Brian Molley Quartet|
|29 October 2015||India Africa Summit at Rashtrapathi Bhavan, New Delhi|
|25 to 27 October 2015||Rajasthan International Folk Festival - Jodhpur with Brian Molley Quartet|
|4th October 2015||Toledo Technology Academy, Toledo USA|
|26 Sept 2015||APAI, Ft. Laudervale, USA|
|19 Sept 2015||Jaipur Literary Festival- Boulder, Colorado, USA|
|12 Sept 2015||Piano Festival - Chennai (Curated by Madras Pianist- Anil Srinivasan)|
|04 Sep 2015||The Oberoi Mumbai|
|13 August 2015||Sitar-Piano Jugalbandhi with Ustad Hidayat Hussain Khan, Maurya Sheraton, Delhi|
|6 August 2015||Sitar-Piano Jugalbandhi with Ustad Hidayat Hussain Khan, ITC Grand Chola - Chennai Click here for more details.|
|5 August 2015||Sitar-Piano Jugalbandhi with Ustad Hidayat Hussain Khan, ITC Windsor - Bangalore
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|21 June 2015||with Samadhi , Depot 29, Delhi|
|14 June 2015||with The Next Collective at Barsoom, Hauz Khas|
|24 May 2015||Baithak- Gurgaon|
|04 April 2015||Carnegie Hall. Utsav Lal & Anurag Harsh in a Piano-Vocal duet concert. For details click here|
|26 Mar 2015||Jayanth Machanda Trio Live at the Pianoman, Vasant Vihar|
|25 Mar 2015||Samadhi Trio Live at the Pianoman, Vasant Vihar|
|21 Mar 2015||DLF 5 & Genesis Foundation present Ragas on Piano|
|02 Mar 2015||Soul Search. Meditation with sunset ragas @ Central Park Gurgaon.|
|3 Feb 2015||HCL Concert series
India Habitat Centre
|11 Jan 2015||Saptak Festival
35th Annual edition, Ahemdabad
|19 Nov 2014||Strings of the World festival- Delhi. Collaboration with India Alba and Igor Bezget|
|30 Mar- 06 Apr 2014|| "Ragas to Reels" concert tour , an indo-irish confluence of music presented by the Embassy of ireland in India to commemorate 50th anniversary of its presence in India. Tour Schedule:
30 Mar- Opus
31 Mar-Royal Orchid Hotel
01 Apr The Art Chambers
02 Apr, Royal Orchid beach Resort & Spa Hotel
03 Apr-Blue Frog
04 Apr-The Oberoi, Nariman Point
06 Apr-The Oberoi Gurgaon.
|01 Mar 2014||Cardio-India Live, Taj Palace, New Delhi|
|21 Sept 2013||Jadhavgadh Music Festival, in aid of Genesis Foundation|
|1,6 Sept 2013||Concerts in aid of NGO Mobile Creche: Sept 1 at The Oberoi Gurgaon & Sept 6 at India Habitat Centre, Delhi.|
|9 Feb 2013||Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, Mumbai. Venue: Heritage site of Asiatic Steps Library.Solo performance followed by collaboration with Talvin Singh.|
|5 Feb 2013||Blue Frog , Delhi.|
|28 Dec 2012||Performance at the 137th edition of Harivallabh Sangeet Sammelan, India's oldest classical music festival. Honor & privilege to introduce the piano for the first time ever. Concert of 110 mins was broadcast Live on National TV. Excerpt can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YM6k7wzrh1c|
|6 Dec 2012||Asia Music Society, Hong Kong. Rising Star series " Sur Sangam" in collaboraton with Pt. Sameer chaterjee. Concert followed by moderated discussion with Jonathan Douglas. For video excerpt click here.|
|28 Sept 2012||Awarded TiE_Aspire Young Achiever Award for unrivalled contributions as role model for the youth of India. Award ceremony at Taj Mansingh, Delhi.|
|30 Jun 2012||Guru Purnima Celebrations, Maharishi Vedic University,Roermond, The Netherlands. Watch video excerpt here.|
|16 Nov 2012||Strings of the World Festival. India
Solo & collaboration with Adam Sutherland-Scottish Fiddler. See You Tube Excerpt from concert here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQHJKZsdhd4
|11 Oct 2012||Symbiosis of Sound Festival at Kings Place London curated by Talvin Singh. Double bill act with Mathew Bourne and Talvin Singh.|
|8 Apr 2012||Ragas on Piano in aid of JOSH, The Oberoi Gurgaon, Delhi|
|9 Nov 2011||Lyrics Theatre-Belfast|
|1-3 Oct 2011||Lockerbie Jazz Festival,Scotland .|
|1 Apr 2012||Ragas on Piano in aid of DREAMZ Home & Smile Foundation,Trident BKC, Mumbai|
|9 Sept 2011||NCPA, Mumbai, India. Timing 6.30pm|
|17 Aug 2011||India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.India
|25 Apr 2011||Hariprasad Chaurasia & Utsav Lal.Theater Hotel de orangerie, The Netherlands.|
|13 Mar 2011||The John F Kennedy Center for Performing Arts, Washington D.C-Maximum India Festival. 7.30 PM at The Terrace Theater.www.kennedy-center.org|
|7-16 Jan 2011||India Tour "Ragas to Reels" in collaboration with Irish flautist Sam Comerford. Performances in New Delhi, Mumbai , Bangalore.Welcome reception at Irish Ambassador Ken Thompson's residence-7th Jan 2011.Tour itinerary :9th Jan 2011 - Mumbai , 11th Jan 2011- Mumbai ,13th Jan 2011-Bangalore,16th Jan 2011- New Delhi|
|12 Dec 2010||The Sage Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.|
|11 Dec 2010||Mid Day Mantra concert series ( Sampad),Town Hall Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK.1pm-2.30pm.|
|2-3 Oct 2010||Lockerbie Jazz Festival : Performance with Commonwealth Jazz Explosion Band with Laura McDonald (Saxophonist) & others.|
|2 Oct 2010||Lockerbie Jazz Festival,UK .Solo Ragas on Piano @ 1pm.|
|25 Mar 2010||Morning Ragas Concert for IWCD at French Embassy, Ailesbury Road.Dublin. 10.30 am.|
|19 Mar 2010||"Jugend Musiziert-2010" Opening .St.Kilians Deutsche Schule, Dublin.11 am.|
|27 May 2010||Novara Jazz Festival 2010, Italy. Venue: Auditorium Conservatorio Cantelli, Novara . Time :9 pm. For details www.novarajazz.org|
|13 Nov 2009||Indisk Raga Musik .Concert in Konsert Huset at Goethenburg, Sweden.|
|8 Nov 2009||Indian Raga Music for Piano , Purcell room, Queen Elizabeth Hall,Southbank centre, London concert for Milap Festival Trust,UK @ 7.45 pm.|
|3 Oct 2009||The Irish Academy of World Music & Dance, University of Limerick. (Celebration of Mahatma Gandhi birth anniversary)
Workshop by Utsav Lal for Academy students at University Concert Hall,11-12.30 pm on 3rd OCt. For registration contact Dr. Helen Phelan,Programme Director, PhD Arts Practice at Tel: Tel. +353 61 202575
|8 Sept 2009||"Piano Plays Classical Ragas " National Concert Hall, Dublin.|
|July-Aug 2009||"Ragas Dance off Piano Keys" India Piano Concert & workshop Tour 2009
India Habitat Centre, New Delhi: 24th July @ 7.30 pm ; Taj Lands End, Mumbai: 2nd Aug@ 7 pm ;Blue Frog, Mumbai: 4th Aug @ 9 pm Casino Hotel ,Cochin: 6th Aug @ 7 pm, Royal orchid hotel, Bangalore : 8th Aug @ 7 pm,Calcutta School of Music, Kolkata: 14th Aug @ 6.30 pm.
Piano Workshops by Utsav Lal: "Breaking Boundaries" : at Furtados: Delhi-22nd July- 4-7 pm.For registration contact Rohit Setia at 0124-3058820/4029001.Furtados Mumbai-1st Aug-4-7 pm. For registration contact Peter Monis at 022 26211801/32193680. Furtados Bangalore-7th Aug-4-7 pm
|18 Apr 2009||"Music for the Mind & Soul" concert series by Milapfest at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester,UK.|
|3 Apr 2009||World Harmony Run -Lunchtime concert at Temple Bar Music Square-Dublin|
|08 Dec 2008||Awarded Ireland MAMA Awards 2008 under Individual Multicultural category.
Nominated by the Embassy of India, Ireland & Festival of world Cultures for the prestigious , annual MAMA (Metro Eireann Media &Multicultural Awards )2008, www.maamawards.com .The nomination is a recognisation of efforts & the multiple music initiatives undertaken to build cultural bridges of understanding in Ireland.
Watch Award interview on Irish National TV Show Seioge here.
|5 Dec 2008||"Into the Light " World Music Concert series :Concert for SAA-UK in Leeds at The Venue, Leeds College of Music.|
|2 Dec 2008||"Asia on the Edge " Festival, Singapore on the invitation of The arts House,Singapore. Venue: The Chambers.|
|20 Sept 2008||"Apoorva Ragam" at Sir M.V.Rao Concert Hall, Chennai. Fundraiser concert for Rotary Club Industrial Society, Chennai in aid of Ayambakkam Village School|
|18 Sept 2008|| Raga Ras on Piano: A unique Piano concert with Taal mani Aditya Kalyanpur on Tabla.
Venue: Manik Sabhagriha Auditorium,Bandra Reclamation, Bandra (W), Mumbai.Concert preceded by Music album "Piano Moods of Indian Ragas " Launch by Times Music.
|9 Dec 2008||Performance at Old Jameson Distillery, Dublin for the Irish Tour Operators Federation.|
|23 Aug 2008||Festival of World Cultures 2008:Performance at Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire @ 7.15 pm.|
|6 Jul 2008||Laya Music Festival,Liberty Theatre, Dublin|
|6 May 2008||"The Classical Experience". An Indian Ragas Piano Concert for IWCD, International Womens Club, Dublin. Venue: Embassy of France. Ailesbury Rd. Dublin.|
|29 Mar 2008||"Ragas on Piano" , Arena Theatre,Wulfrena Street, Wolverhampton,UK on the invitation of Surdhwani.|
|28 Jun 2008||" Taj Festival "by Milap Festival Trust at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester|
|10 May 2008||"Music for a Summer Evening" at Concert Hall, St. Michaels College.|
|12 Apr 2008||Opening act- Ragas on Piano at Deepak Chopra's talk on "Exploring Consciousness " at the National Concert Hall, Dublin|
|18 Feb 2008||"Piano Power of Indian Ragas " by Utsav Lal at National Concert Hall, Dublin. Booking at www.nch.ie/Box-Office/Performances/Piano-Power-of-Indian-Ragas.aspx|
|26 Aug 2007||Catch Utsav at "Festival of World Cultures" at Pavilion Theatre,Dun Laoghaire at 7.30 pm with Mangal Singh & band from UK or between 12- 5 pm at the first ever Dun Laoghaire Cultural MELA.|
|25-29 Nov 2007||India Homecoming Concert Tour sponsored by ING Vysya Life insurance. Supported by Escorts.
" Jaane Kahan Gaye woh Din...Raj Kapoor Nostalgia on Piano."
Mumbai: 29th November 2007 at Manik Sabhagriha Auditorium, Bandra.Click here for press review.
Kolkata: 25th November 2007 at GD Birla Sabhgahar, Ballygunge.Click here for press review.
New Delhi: 26th November 2007 at Stein Auditorium, India Habitat Centre."Raga Utsav on Piano" . A celebration of the sound of Indian Ragas on Piano.
|18 Nov 2007||"Concert of the Year-Gurgaon". Indian classical Ragas on Piano by Utsav Lal.
Organised by International Cultural Centre Trust,Gurgaon.
|30 Sept 2007||Featured with Ragas on Piano on "Class Act" , RTE, Irish National television . All Ireland Talent competition. Telecast on sundays,6.30 pm.|
|10 Sept 2007||"Raga Power on Piano" at Tagore Centre, Berlin as opening of Asia Pacific Week in Berlin.|
|20 June 2007||"Performance for World Refugee Day" at IADT, Dun Laoghaire|
|13 May 2007||"One World Music Evening" which hosts a collection of 10 International artists performing along with Utsav in aid of World Mercy Fund @ The Laughter Lounge, O' Connell Bridge,Dublin|
|03 Apr 2007||Jaane Kahan Gaye Woh Din..Raj Kapoor Nostalgia on Piano at India Habitat Centre,New Delhi.Classic hits of Raj Kapoor on one of the favourite instruments of the great Showman.|
|22 Mar 2007||Airfield Arts Centre,Dublin. Jugalbandi between the Piano & Mridangam.|
|14 Feb 2007||Nehru Centre,London. (Cultural wing of High Commission of India,London).|
|29 Jan 2007||"Irish Music on Piano". A reciprocal offering of friendship at the National Day reception hosted by Indian Embassy in Ireland at O' Reilly Theatre,Dublin.|
|11 Jan 2007||"Classical Hindustani Harmonies on Piano Reeds ".
Piano House,Dublin, Ireland.
|13 sept 2006||"Classical Hindustani Harmonies on Piano Reeds"
India International centre, Delhi . A unique Jugalbandi between the Piano & Violin.
|June 2006||Piano concert in Saskatoon, Canada.|
|May 2006||Finale Performance at the International Wish Day celebrations of NGO Make-a-Wish Foundation of India at ITC Grand Central, Mumbai.|
|Mar 2006||“Darkness to Light” Fundraiser Piano concert for National Association For The Blind and GE Volunteers at Ficci auditorium , Delhi.|
|Feb 2006||Times Music festival.
Concert for the Cultural Curry in Challo Dilli campaign of The Times of India at the Sri Sathya Sai International Auditorium, Delhi.
|Jan 2006||Mitsubishi Cedia Car Launch event performance - Jullundhar & Ludhiana|
|Dec 2006||Piano concert at a fundraiser event for Fund raiser event for Tamana Special School for Spastics, Venue: Sudan Embassy.|
|Nov 2005||“Tickle the Ivories” Solo oncert for Spandan & The Oberoi’s Grand ,Kolkata|
|Nov 2005||"Moods of Mohd.Rafi”-
A tribute piano concert at IHC Amphitheatre . Presented by Hutch and HT City.
|Aug 2005||Independence day cultural concerts at DT City Centre Mall , DLF Mega Mall . Presented by DLF Ltd.|
|May 2005||" Rhthyms Past and Present” , A Habitat World calendar event. India Habitat centre, New Delhi .|
|Feb 2005||Annual Award ceremony performance- GE Commercial Capitals.
Venue: The Grand, Delhi.
|31 Dec 2004||New Years Eve concert, DT Mega Mall, Gurgaon|
|May 2004||Piano concert for Unitech Country Club|
|May 2003||Finale at National Training Workshop of DPS Society|
|Feb 2003||Debut solo piano concert “Memories of Yester Years” for the International Cultural Centre Trust, Gurgaon. Venue: South City Club.|
|A summary of some Early Year Performances||At the age of 9 ½ years, one of the children selected to perform in piano concerts with Indian pianist,Brian Silas held at India Habitat Centre- Apr 2002 ,Siri Fort Auditorium-July 2002,Dilli Haat- Mar 2003 and Chinmaya Auditorium-Dec 2004.
Regular performances at school, local festivals/celebrations which included devotional songs for Janamasthmi, patriotic for Independence Day, Carols for Christmas and old Hindi songs for Diwali etc. Awarded "Outstanding Achievement in music" prize in Grade 3 , DPS VAsant Kunj.
A member of School Band, IRUS and an active participant with the band on the keyboards for various events, inter-school competitions etc.
On the 25th December,2002, DPS-Vasant Kunj enacted a musical drama on the birth of Jesus Christ that was televised Live on DD-Bharati. Chosen by the school as the sole musician to play the entire music for the 30 minutes long drama.
Featured in a TV program -"Shining Stars" on talented children in the field of music and dance.
March 2003, the popular show “Ghoomta Aaina” on DD-1 ,featured an artist profile featuring musical achievements.
May 3rd, 2003 Performed at The Knowledge Store, Delhi for the release of a children’s adventure book by noted celebrity Anupam Kher. A short 20 min performance before the release of the book was well covered and telecast on all major news channels including Star-News , Zee-news and Sahara Samay
Feb 2004, performance at Anandgram cultural center to felicitate Dr.Sama receiving the Padmashree award.
Invited by Sahara NCR on their breakfast show “Have a Nice Day” as a celebrity guest.