Music

Hypnotic music: Vishal Vaid on TED.com

Posted by: Shanna Carpenter

Vishal Vaid and his band explore a traditional South Asian musical form in this mesmerizing improv performance. Sit back and let his music transport you. (Recorded at TED2006, in Monterey, California. Duration: 13:37)

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Comments (4)

  • Rafael Garcia commented on Jul 4 2012

    well… i found him kind of crappy and a lil weird. the drums have more swag tho

  • Benedict Bisana commented on Sep 22 2009

    I love the music..do they have an album?

  • Randy Smith commented on Sep 16 2009

    Ah, lucky you. I tried to get tickets to the Vishal Vaid show at Joe’s Pub and it was sold out! Great that it was sold out, but damnit — I wish I got to see it. I’ve seen Vaid sing at several of Karsh Kale’s shows, and am a big big fan. I’ve also talked to him on several occasions, and like Karsh, he’s so absolutely down to earth (something too many musicians are not). http://www.dvds-online-rental-review.com

  • craig johnston commented on Sep 14 2009

    nice i enjoyed that!