Karthick Iyer

karthick-iyerKarthick Iyer, born in 1985, is a violinist, composer and vocalist. He is known to be the driving force behind the album IndoSoul, an attempt to understand and throw light on the spirit of music by breaking conventional boundaries of genre and style.

Seeking to broaden his horizons, he started playing in the Indian film industry, with AR Rahman, Imman, Devi Sri Prasad and other notable music directors.

He composed a song for a Bollywood movie along the way, as well as jingles for multiple TV ads.Karthick then spent a few years performing across the world, in stages like Glastonbury (UK), Kennedy Centre for Performing Arts (US), WOMAD (Spain), One Movement (Perth), BBC’s ‘Later with Jools Holland’ and MTV Coke Studio – collaborating with internationally renowned artists The Raghu Dixit Project, Susheela Raman and Indo-acoustic band – Emergence