Kavita Seth has become synonymous with Sufi music in the country. Her original Sufi compositions and renditions of Sufi classics have enthralled audience in over 500 venues over the world. The audience not only sways with her music but also finds themselves lost in trance. Khuda Wohi Hai, Tu Raaz Hai, Chaap Tilak and many more.
Bollywood and Classics with a Sufi Touch
Kavita Seth has lent her voice to numerous Bollywood songs. Iktara from Wake up Sid, Tum Hi Ho Bandhu from Cocktail, Mora Piya from Rajneeti, Jeete Hain Chal from Neerja, Prem Mein Tohre from Begum Jaan, Khari Khari from Trishna and many more. Her fans have immensely loved her work in the industry. The singer performs her soulful Bollywood songs along with reworked lyrics of old Bollywood classics, giving it a unique Sufi feel. Surreal!
The great Punjabi poet and writer Amrita Pritam gave the world a treasure chest of her work. Ik Supne Warga Rang, Aj Akhan Waris Shah Nu, Wah Sajan, Main Tainu Phir Milangi are some of the poet’s masterpieces. Kavita Seth who fell in love with her work, dived into it to create a beautiful two hour concert composing her works with utmost love.
The work of legendary poet Mirza Ghalib holds a special place in every poetry lover’s heart. Kavita Seth grew up reading his exceptional words and now performs an entire concert dedicated to this legend. ‘Dil-e-nadaan tujhe hua kya hai’, ‘Hazaron khwahishen aisi’, ‘Har ek baat pe kehte ho’ and the list is endless.
Kabir and Meera
The 16th century mystic poet and devotee of Krishna, Meera Bai’s words are beyond magical and the 15th century poet and saint Kabir wrote verses that enchanted the listener. Composing the timeless works of these beloved poets, Kavita Seth in her own defining style weaves together a beautiful musical presentation. Kabir’s Sab Jag Maya, Mere Toh Giridhar Gopal, Tera Mera Manwa…
Luminance of Verse
When bold words find a magical voice, it creates a song, an atmosphere that percolates inward and lets you feel the unfelt. Two strong personas in their own field – the divine Sufi voice, Kavita Seth and eminent poetess & actor, Dipti Misra have designed a 90-minute concert titled Luminance of Verse. It entails recitation of free versesand ghazals by Dipti Misra as Kavita Seth renders the poetess’ work in her unique Sufi feel. Luminance of Verse is a project highlighting women empowerment and the two wish to take across the globe.