Years active: 2017- present Website: www.nandighosha.com
Origin: Zurich, Switzerland
Genres: Indian Spiced Jazz, World Music
Bijayashree Samal- singer/song writer/ composer
Bruno Steffen– pianist/ composer/ arrenger
Ekkehard Sassenhausen– saxes
Beat Gisler- bass
Samir Böhringer– drums
David Cotting– tabla
Vivek Bhurtun– tabla
NANDIGHOSHA is a newly formed Indian Spiced Jazz and World Music Group by Hindustani classical vocalist, song writer and composer Bijayashree Samal; Bruno Steffen, a well- known Jazz pianist, composer, arranger and music teacher of Conservatory of Zurich (MKZ) and at the ZHdK; and Ekkehard Sassenhausen, well known classical and Jazz saxophonist, composer, teacher and principal of Musikschule Uster Greifensee, Switzerland.
Currently, NANDIGHOSHA is working on Indian compositions (involving originals as well as traditional) in connection with western harmonic music to infuse colors of jazz music on Indian melodies and vice-versa wherein all original compositions are by Bijayashree Samal and Bruno Steffen. We are glad to inform you that the first original single ‘RASIKA BALAMA’ is all ready and releasing soon. Please check this place and also our You Tube Channel to listen the new song.
‘NANDIGHOSHA’ group is giving concerts in and around Switzerland and it is open to collaborations with enthusiastic and creative artists in any world music genres.
For concerts, workshops or collaborations, Please write to: