VASANTOTSAV-NAAD Spring Festival of Music & Dance

NAAD Spring Festival of Music & Dance 2024 - Naad Spring Festival of Music & Dance in 2024 is going to be a celebration of the Universal Language of Music and the Vibrant energy of Spring. The concept of Naad as the musical language of the universe is intriguing, emphasizing the power of Art to transcend Cultural and Linguistic boundaries, fostering connections among people from diverse backgrounds.

The Naad Arts Centre was founded with the mission of preserving and promoting the rich cultural heritage of music, dance, literature, and fine arts. Our focus is on nurturing the upcoming generation, providing them with an environment where they not only learn these art forms but also develop an appreciation for our diverse cultural and musical legacy. Additionally, we extend support through scholarships, bursaries, and financial assistance to students dedicated to pursuing these artistic disciplines.

We believe that with your esteemed media support, we can amplify our efforts and reach a wider audience, creating greater awareness for the importance of cultural preservation and artistic education. Your involvement will contribute significantly to our mission and help us create a lasting impact. 

In recognition of your generous support, we are prepared to acknowledge your contribution publicly through various channels, including our website, social media platforms, and other public communications as deemed appropriate.

Your commitment to this cause would not only support the Naad Arts Centre but also help in fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation for the arts within our community. We are confident that, together, we can enhance the accessibility of music, dance, literature, and the arts, presenting captivating performances to a broader audience.

For additional information about Naad Arts Centre, including details about our initiatives, upcoming events, and performances, please visit our website:

As NAAD Arts Centre (Society) is a registered Canadian Charity (BN: 779108901 RR 0001), it is able to issue tax receipts for donations it receives, in accordance with Canada Revenue Agency guidelines.

Here are some key highlights of the “VASANTOTSAV” Naad Spring Festival being held in March 2024:

1. Naad Youth Festival – March 16, 2024 – 6pm – Surrey Arts Centre

The youth of various local organizations of the lower mainland (Shyama-Priya, Naad Arts Centre, Sudnya Dance Academy, Mozaico Flamenco, XBa Centre of Dance, Akaaljot -Satpreet Singh, Saanvi Pandy & Group, Arthur Murray Dance School, Nataraja Wellness, Crimson Crescendo, Surrey India Arts Club) will showcase their talents in music & dance.

2. Rhythmic Remembrance- March 23, 2024 – 6:30 pm – Center Stage at Surrey City Hall

World renowned Sitarist Ustad Muhammad Ashraf Sharif Khan and his talented student Muhammad Assani will present Sitar Duet along with Amarjeet Singh (Tabla).

Additionally, a Classical Fusion performance by IST (Indian Standard Time) featuring- Dr. Bruce Harding (Flute), Coach Sandhu (Guitar), Sandy Khaira (Drum), Amarjeet Singh (Tabla) and Baljit Singh (Dilruba) is scheduled.

3. Bollywood Classics March 27, 2024 – 6:30 pm – Surrey Arts Centre 

Highly talented singers (Saanjh Jaura, Utkarsha Kal, Sanjay Arora), musicians (Amarjeet Singh – Baljit Singh, Gurjit Sikri, Manraj Hassan, KC Nayak) and dancers (Prajakta Trehan and her group from Nrityanjali Kathak Dance Academy – Niki Patel and her group from Spirit of Dance Academy) will perform live on Bollywood Classics.

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