Though a professional composer, singer and teacher, Dr. Pooja Goswami Pavan considers herself a lifelong learner of classical and semi-classical Indian music.

Special Thanks
Dr. A. Pavan
Ronald Gjerde, Jr.
Normandale Community College
Lakewood Cemetery Memorial Chapel
Indian Music Society of Minnesota

Sufi Melange Concert:
Additional Musicians:
Tushar Ahmed, Bass/Guitar
Greg Herriges, Bouzouki/Guitar
Vinod Krishnan, Keys
Abhinav Sharma, Dholak/Percussion
Dr. A. Pavan, Tabla/Percussion

Featured Compositions:
Meraa Jee Hai (Your Quest is My Objective)
Poetry of Khwaja Mir Dard (1721 – 1785)
Composed by Pooja Goswami Pavan
This piece also draws from Misirlou, an original Greek composition that also has Arabic, Armenian, Jewish, Turkishand American versions.

Main Hosh Mein Huun (In My Senses I Belong to You)
Poetry of Hazrat Zaheen Shah Taji (1902 – 1978)
Composed by Pooja Goswami Pavan and Greg Herriges
Lakewood Cemetery Memorial Chapel

Additional Musicians:
Dr. A. Pavan, Tabla

Featured Compositions:
Alaap in Raga Miyan Ki Todi (Solo)
Bandish Thumri in Raga Bhairavi in Tala Adha Teentaal (16 beats)
Tarana in Raga Shuddha Sarang in Tala Teentaal (16 beats)
Khayal in Raga Madhuvanti in Tala Teentaal (16 beats)

Student Musicians:
Anisha Sharma, Singer
Gorinka Shrivastav, Singer

Music Credits:
Pooja Goswami Pavan + A. Pavan:
Alaap in Raga Miyan Ki Todi (Solo)
Bandish Thumri in Raga Bhairavi in Tala Adha Teentaal (16 beats)
Tarana in Raga Shuddha Sarang in Tala Teentaal (16 beats)
Khayal in Raga Madhuvanti in Tala Teentaal (16 beats)

Sufi Melange Concert Featured Compositions:
Meraa Jee Hai (Your Quest is My Objective)
Poetry of Khwaja Mir Dard (1721 – 1785)
Composed by Pooja Goswami Pavan
This piece also draws from Misirlou, an original Greek composition that also has Arabic, Armenian, Jewish, Turkishand American versions.

Main Hosh Mein Huun (In My Senses I Belong to You)
Poetry of Hazrat Zaheen Shah Taji (1902 – 1978)
Composed by Pooja Goswami Pavan and Greg Herriges