Showcasing Emerging Artists


Our Back to the Lounge series is a platform for emerging south Asian classical musicians trained in the UK – allowing them to experiment and push the boundaries of the genre. Learn more about the artists who've performed with us…

Amisha Karsan

Sitarist & Composer

Akash Parekar


Sriram Shriananda

Mridangam player

Maiurie Rasakulasuriar

Bansuri Player

Dhanraj Persaud Pandey

Tabla player

Diksha Murli


Bhairavi Shriananda

Veena player

I have enjoyed the rather laid back yet still respectful attitude [at zerOclassikal] towards presenting Indian Classical Music that really helps to take the edge off of presenting music which typically has an air of seriousness to it.” - Dhanraj Persaud