Founder and Director
of Drumberries, VeHaan is a composer, songwriter, singer
and multi-instrumentalist. A passionate performer, he plays
the drums and percussion such as Tabla, Tumba and Djembe.
His Instrumental Music is a
fusion of World Percussion, Jazz, Electronic and Indian
Classical. While playing live, he is on synths, percussions
to vocals and digital turn tables!
At a very early age,
he started playing instruments like Tabla, Congo, Naal on
his own, without any formal training. Most
of his early years were spent in the Tribal areas in various
parts of India. It was here he had a first hand experience
with the raw, chaste tribal music which he strongly believes
had a deep impact on him, musically. What caught his attention
were the rhythms of the tribal music which were simple yet
so rich and universal.
He went on to study Indian classical
music from Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya, Khairagarh.
In his quest for expanding his musical horizons, he studied
various music forms and listened to artists from around
He also did his Diploma
in Light music (sugam sangeet). His
music studio, Studio Saat, is based in Hyderabad (www.studiosaat.com).
He composes and is involved in various projects ranging
from background scores, music for short films, animation,
documentaries to advertisements, music albums. He also does
live gigs wherein he plays his original works, both instrumental