Multiple award-winning singer and composer Sonam Kalra is that rare
breed of musician who has been trained in both Indian and Western
traditions of music and is equally adept at both.
Her beautiful, powerful voice with an honesty and sensitivity that is rare,
has taken her to prestigious stages across the world including The
Sydney Opera House and MTV Coke Studio. Sonam’s unique
brainchild, ‘Sonam Kalra & the Sufi Gospel Project’ which blends the
many voices of faith through poetry, prayer and music to create one
universal voice of faith, has earned her international critical acclaim in
over 30 countries at prestigious festivals and venues around the world.
Sonam has shared the stage with legendary musicians like Sir Bob
Geldof and Sufi Legend Abida Parveen.
She has also performed at the very prestigious Women in the World
Summit organised by Media legend Tina Brown, One Billion Rising, The
World Sufi Peace Festival at the Pyramids, RIFF and The World Sufi
Spirit Festival in Jodhpur, the International Faiz Festival for Peace in
Pakistan and at The Indo-African Summit for the Indian Prime Minister,
President of India and 52 heads of African states.
Sonam has been felicitated for her work in music with many awards,
including the Femina Woman of Worth Award, the Indian Express Devi
Award and the Global WIN Award for inspiring women worldwide and
has been invited to share her music and work on Secularism through
Music at various TED talks and WIN Conferences Globally.