Merlin’s Soul Yatra
Merlin D’Souza is a prodigy pianist turned music professional who has laid her hands on everything one can do in the musical spectrum, be it singing, composing, producing, arranging or playing an instrument for that matter.
Hailing from a musical Goan family, Merlin began her formal training in classical music on the piano, became an All India Radio artist at the young age of 8 and then went on to compose, arrange and lead her own band through her college years.
She has an all-girls band ‘Indiva’ and released her solo album ‘Soul Yatra’ with Bluefrog records and Sony BMG.
Merlin has composed music for theatre productions, films as well as advertisements. She has also performed with other musicians including Shubha Mudgal, Trilok Gurtu, Talvin Singh, Taufeeq Quereshi, Rakesh Chaurasia, Igor and many more.
She is the first Asian jazz ambassador for Hennessy X.O. and has a line-up of awards and trophies adorning her corridors.
She has toured extensively from Australia and China to Europe and the United States and is popularly; known for her soothing chaos of melodies and notes.