Recent Projects

2017 Includes:

Uk Tour with the  Odissi Ensemble Luton, Bradford, Sunderland, Liverpool

19th May 2017 Performance of New Life in the Clore Ballroom, Southbank Centre before Pandit Ravi Shankar's Opera: Sukanya

9th July: Bradford Literature FestivalBradford Cathedral

26th July:  One Creation Festival, St Marylebone Church, London

2016 Includes:

6th May  - Collaboration with Katie Ryan and Parbati Chaudhury - Seven Arts, Leeds

26th May -  Bath Festival with Liran Donin
http://bathfestivals.org.uk/music/event/ranjana-ghatak-liran-donin-new-meetings/


28th May - Indian singing workshop, Alchemy Festival
http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/whatson/voicelab-indian-song-with-ran-97051

24th June 2016 Collaboration with Katie Ryan and Parbati Chaudhury - Newcastle
http://gemarts.org/whatson/events/301/my-soul-is-alight-kathak-and-odissi-performance

26th June Collaboration with Katie Ryan and Parbati Chaudhury - London
http://www.richmix.org.uk/whats-on/event/kadam-pulse-my-soul-is-alight/

3rd July - Richard Attenborough Centre, Leicester

24th July - The Rose and The Bulbul - Stockwood Park

20th August - Ranjana and Liran Donin, Saffron Walden, St Mary's Church: 
https://saffronhall.com/calendar/music-maze-festival/

18th Sep - Odissi Ensemble, Darbar Festival, Royal Festival Hall Foyer

14-16 Oct - San Francisco Dance Trolleys with Charlotte Moraga

12th Nov - Ranjana Ghatak and Liran Donin, London Jazz Festival
Barbican Foyer - 3.45p.m

2nd Dec - Guest on Jumoke Fashola's Jazz Verse Jukebox, Hoxton Hall. 



2015 includes:

Performances with Katie Ryan in Rich Mix, London 


Kew Gardens Performances for the Spice Festival with Liran Donin 


Groove Baby Human Beamings Residency June 2015



23rd July - Original Voices Season, Club Inegales 7pm

30th August - Duo with Liran Donin (bass)
Kew Gardens Spice Festival - 2.30p.m

12th Sep - Groove Baby Concert with Cameron Reynolds

8th October - My Soul is Alight, Performance with Katie Ryan and Parbati Chaudhury
http://www.lutonculture.com/hat-factory/whats-on/2015/10/08/my-soul-is-alight

11th Oct - Twickenham , The Streets festival

8th Nov - Human Beamings - The Jazz Cafe, London International Arts Festival

13th Nov - The Bluecoat, Liverpool with Katie Ryan

14th Nov-Ilford Exchange with Manjeet Rasiya - 3.30pm

15th Nov https://www.artsdepot.co.uk/music/sunday-buzz-ranjana-ghatak

21st Nov-http://thestreets.london/event/ranjana-ghatak-3

22nd Nov-http://thestreets.london/event/serious-sing-with-ranjana-ghatak-2

3 Dec -  Odissi Esemble, The Hat Factory, Luton

6 Dec - Odissi Esemble, Shakti, Rich Mix, London http://www.richmix.org.uk/whats-on/event/odissi-ensemble-shakti/

2014 includes


Commission and performance with Big Big Sing, Commonwealth Games, Glasgow


2013 Includes:


12 April - Live vocals with dj Set, Jason Singh AlchemyFestival,Southbank Centre



6 May - GVE Ensemble performance Front Room, Qeh foyer. Chorus Festival



7 June 2013- Open Souls, Bishopsgate Institute Spitalfields Festival



2 July 2013-Ranjana Ghatak Quartet, Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London 



26 July 2013 - Open Souls duo, Shacklewell Arms

18 Oct 2013 - Open Souls, Moon Club, Cardiff

24 Nov 2013 - Open Souls opening for Trilok Gurtu, Queen Elizabeth Hall, London Jazz Festival



2012

December: 
Tour with Dash ensemble, ft Maarten Ornstein,Shabaka Hutchings,Hilary Jeffrey,Holland

November:

Open Souls Performance, London Jazz Festival, Purcell Room

October - November - Open Souls Jazz Festival Education Performance


September:

Performance with RG Quartet at Norwich Arts Centre

Performance in Dubrovnik Early Music Festival, with Ustad Dharambir Singh and Manjeet    Singh Rasiya.


August:

Open Souls Performance at Exhibition Road Festival
Ran a 4 day summer school with Jason Singh, exploring the voice, beatboxing and technology
Performance with Quartet at Greenbelt Festival, Cheltenham

July:
Waltham Forest Choir and performance at the Museum of Childhood

June-July:
Workshops with Jason Singh, Wandsworth

May:
Ragamala Remixed - Project with Jason Singh at the Dulwich Picture Gallery.

April:
Southbank Centre Voicelab Project with Jason Singh and Jesse Bannister.

Performance with Nirakar, Arts depot Foyer.

Bollywood Singing workshop with Ambika Jois - Clore Ballroom, Southbank Centre.

March:
Performance of Open Souls (Jason Singh and Seb Rochford) in the Barbican Centre Foyer, before Rufus Wainwright.

Workshops with Jason Singh for the Globe Town Choir in London.

Southbank Film soundtrack project in Morpeth School, London for the Alchemy festival, with Percussionist and composer Hassan Mohyeddin.

February:
Performance with  Hassan Mohyessin on tabla at Renato D'Aiello's night at Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club.

Youth Project with Jason Singh in Dewsbury.

Performance at the London Philharmonic Orchestra's Family Concert of the Jungle Book - Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre.

January - Performance with Taalis on cajon and Preetha Narayanan on violin.

2011

November - Recording and Performance with the Water City Orchestra Education Project

October - Taster Workshops for Serious International Music Producers

Performance of new material at the Vortex Jazz Club, with Ruth Goller(Bass), Nick Ramm (Keys) and Asaf Sirkis(Drums) - last night of a 5 day festival, curated by Seb Rochford.

September - Performance with Ustad Dharambir Singh(Sitar) and Manjeet Singh Rasiya(Tabla) at the Early Music Festival in Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Performance with Francesca Ter-Berg(cello) and Camillo Tirado(Tabla) at the Servants Quarters in Dalston, London.

August - Performance of Bengali songs at the New Art Exchange Art Gallery in Nottingham.

July - Taster workshops in various schools in North London.

June - Performance with Francesca Ter-Berg(cello)and Arthur Carabott(Guitar) at the Songlines Festival, Kings Place, London.

Recorded a new Ep titled "Awakening" for voice, drums, bass and piano - Produced By Jesse Bannister and Bhupinder Singh Chaggar.

Performed in a Tagore project for the Darbar Festival at Kings Place, London on the 24th April 2011. Review available on Pulseconnects.

Singer in the Barbican Centre's World Music Concert for Schools - What's that Sound? - March 2011

Radio interview on Resonance Fm, Jan 26th 2011.

Performance at the National Portrait Gallery with Sonic artist and beatboxer
Jason Singh
, Bex Mather(vocal), Avaes Mohammed(poet) and Kirk McElhinney in Dec 2010. The piece was a sonic response to The Anti-Slavery Society Convention by Benjamin Robert Haydon.

2010

Guest Artist for Youth Music Voices project in Manchester and Liverpool, led by Artistic Director Richard Frostick.

Performance of new material in the Birmingham Symphony Hall foyer with Jazz trio. Part of the Mid-Day Mantra Series, programmed by Sampad. - Oct 2010

Nitin Sawhney Royal Opera House Commission – Singer on a
commissioned piece, composed by renowned composer Nitin Sawhney. (June 2010)

Delivered Indian Music Workshops for The Barbican Centre’s Education department.

Singer for Water City Orchestra education project.

Early Years Workshops for Vocal Breakthrough in London.

Featured on track "Meditation" by Shonu Das.

Concert presenter and singer for “Sing Song”, a world music concert produced by the Barbican Centre for 2000 children from schools across London. (March 2010)

Delivered 2 workshops and performances for a free family weekend for the Barbican Centre.(March 2010)

Performance with Violin, Cajon and Tabla for an audience/participation
evening for the English National Opera.(March 2010)

Concert presenter and singer for “Sounds around the World”, a world music concert produced by the Barbican Centre for 2000 children from schools around London.(Feb 2010)

2009

Singer for dance premiere by Aakash Odedra, choreographed by Padmasree Kumudini Lakhia for the Svapnagata Festival, curated by Akram Khan and Nitin Sawhney. (November 2009)

Singer for Samay (samaymusic.com) Education project in 3 primary
schools, organised by Serious International Music Producers for the London Jazz Festival.(November 2009)

Solo performance in Luxembourg.(November 2009)

Marketing for Talvin Singh and Niladri Kumar Concert in London. (September 2009)

Recorded "Vaishnava Jana To" for the soundtrack of "Life Goes On", directed by Sangeeta Datta, soundtrack by Soumik Datta. Available on Amazon, track 12.

Workshop leader and Event manager for India Village, 3 day festival in
Leicester.(September 2009)

Singer for Odissi dance performance at London’s Nehru Centre (July 2009)

Singer for band, Samay (samaymusic.com) Education project with 20 young musicians, led by Jesse Bannister, organised by Serious International Music Producers.(July 2009)

Marketing for Ustad Zakir Hussain concert at the Barbican.(June 2009)

Solo performance at London’s Bhavan Centre of Thumri and Bhajan and Lead singer for Odissi performance by Katie Ryan.(May 2009)

2008

Workshop leader for Indian Singing Session at London’s Southbank Centre.

City of London Festival - Assisted in curating the artistic and education program which focused on the music of India and Switzerland. Projects included working with music conservatoires and concerts with artists such as Pt Hariprasad Chaurasia and Pt Ajoy Chakrabarty. (July 2008)

Marketing and touring UK based world music band Samay.

Researcher for an intercultural project/university tour which looked at
intercultural policy in artistic collaborations. Led by Ranjit Sondhi CBE
Eugene Skeef FRSA. (April 2008)