Indian flute virtuoso, Vinod Prasanna has just arrived in Melbourne for the first time. He’s soulful, he’s captivating– Indian classical music at it’s most passionate. From the King’s Court of old to the modern music stage, Vinod continues a 250 year family tradition of Indian flute playing. Whether it’s performing Indian classical music or fusing with folk, Arabic and other world music forms, Vinod’s performance is mesmerizing. In solo, duo or fusion performances, Vinod charms audiences with his passion and technical brilliance.
Recorded and featured in the French TV documentary “Odyssey”, Vinod has performed for international audiences. The Yamaha Music Company, Japan hosted Vinod in 2006. The International Arts School in Munich, Germany hosted him in 2007. He performs throughout India and now, Australia. Vinod’s performance with inspiring Australian tabla player, Glen Kniess, at the 2008 Bellingen Global Carnival was outstanding. The Sahara All-India Flute Competition awarded Vinod as their 2006 winner. He currently resides in Melbourne where he performs, teaches and warms audiences with his magical flute. To listen to Vinod’s flute, is to enjoy a soulful journey into another world.