Requiem

Posted by on May 26, 2019 in Albums | Comments Off on Requiem

Tweet   Here is ‘Requiem’ taken from my last studio album “Mud Doll’. This is a traditional Gujarati Bhajan for the Souls that have left this world. I have always found this Bhajan incredibly moving and have been wanting to rework it for many years. I hope you like it. Niraj

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The Kathak EP – Music For Kathak

Posted by on Mar 16, 2019 in Albums, Dance | Comments Off on The Kathak EP – Music For Kathak

The Kathak EP – Music For Kathak

Tweet I released a new EP recently titled ‘The Kathak EP’. Its something I have been meaning to release for a while now and it feels great to finally get it out there. The album focusses on music for Indian Kathak Dance and features vocals by Gauri Sharma Tripathi & Tarini Tripathi. The EP features 4 tracks – 2 from my previous albums and 2 brand new tracks. You can hear one of the new tracks ‘

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The Nomad Part 2

Posted by on Oct 8, 2018 in Music Video, Singles, Yoga & Meditation | Comments Off on The Nomad Part 2

The Nomad Part 2

Tweet 13 Years on from my track ‘The Nomad’ I am releasing the follow up. Featuring vocals by Melissa Baten this track is the second instalment from my ‘Yogasana Series’ –  a project to make a fully rounded soundtrack for meditation, yoga and chill-out. ‘The Nomad’ has brought me new audiences from around the world as it features on many Spotify playlists as well as countless...

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The Village

Posted by on Sep 21, 2018 in Theatre | Comments Off on The Village

The Village

Tweet I have just finished working on ‘The Village’ at Theatre Royal Stratford East. The show opens Nadia Fall’s inaugural season as Artistic Director of Stratford East. This new adaptation by April De Angelis of Lope de Vega’s Fuenteovejuna, is transported to contemporary India, and set against a backdrop of political unrest. Here are some of the show...

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Beh Challe

Posted by on Mar 29, 2018 in Music Video | Comments Off on Beh Challe

Beh Challe

Tweet Here is the video for my track ‘Beh Challe’ from the Mud Doll album. This is one of my favourite tracks on the album and I’m incredibly proud of the video which I have directed, shot and edited myself. The whole concept and meaning behind the piece is very personal and it feels great to finally release this work.      

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The captive queen music reviews

Posted by on Feb 12, 2018 in Reviews, Theatre | Comments Off on The captive queen music reviews

The captive queen music reviews

Tweet Here are Some quotes from the reviews of ‘The Captive Queen’ currently playing at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. “show-stealing music” – TheUpcoming.co.uk “Niraj Chag’s beautiful music, performed by three onstage musicians,  provides some evocative underscoring.” – The Independent “Niraj Chag’s music injects atmosphere” – Time Out “it is left to...

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The Captive Queen – Shakespeare’s Globe

Posted by on Feb 6, 2018 in Theatre | Comments Off on The Captive Queen – Shakespeare’s Globe

The Captive Queen – Shakespeare’s Globe

Tweet This is a track that I composed for ‘The Captive Queen’ which is currently playing at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Influenced by Indian Gypsy folk music, Arabic Rhythms and Sufi styles and features vocals by Nawazish Ali Khan. For more information CLICK HERE Credits: Produced, Mixed & Mastered by Niraj Chag at Buzz-erk Studios, London. Video Animation by Niraj Chag Vocals by Nawazish Ali...

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Yogasana One

Posted by on Oct 23, 2017 in Eastern Soul, Music Video, Yoga & Meditation | Comments Off on Yogasana One

Yogasana One

Tweet Today I’m announcing a brand new project – and releasing the first track in a new series. Recently, meditation has become an essential part of my life and, drawing from my own experiences, I’ve created a project to make a fully rounded soundtrack for meditation and yoga. The first track, ‘Yogasana One’, is an instrumental piece, with peace at its heart. Enjoy! Niraj

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In conversation at the BFI – Event

Posted by on Oct 12, 2017 in Interviews, Life ramblings, Live Events | Comments Off on In conversation at the BFI – Event

Tweet I will be speaking at the BFI, London tomorrow about film music as well as my work as an artist and how the two are different in their disciplines. There are still a few tickets left. Click HERE to find out more and order...

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Khudawand Khuda – NEW VIDEO

Posted by on Jul 10, 2017 in Albums, Music Video | Comments Off on Khudawand Khuda – NEW VIDEO

Khudawand Khuda – NEW VIDEO

Tweet Khudawand Khuda “All who are lost and wandering will find you. It matters not ones colour, creed or religion, Father of all.” We are living in complex times where religious identity, political rhetoric and the resurgence of Nationalism are forming a destructive narrative. Khudawand Khuda is a response to this using the peaceful Sufi concept of divine oneness and spiritual ecstasy. This uplifting Qawali...

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