Rakhi Singh

Welcome to fast forward classical!

We're extremely happy to welcome innovative violinist Rakhi Singh to our roster. Rakhi is not just an incredible violinist but also works as collaborator, composer & music director based between Manchester and London.

Having performed with, or led ensembles such as CBSO, RLPO, Sinfonia Cymru, Manchester Camerata and London Contemporary Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra and the Barbirolli Quartet she co-founded Manchester Collective in 2016, of which she directs from the violin and is co-artistic planner.

Rakhi works regularly with other musicians, film makers, dancers and artists. Recent collaborative commissions featuring her own works include producing a film for the Royal
Opera House with film maker Joe Morgan and dancer Blackhaine, the PRS New Music Biennial at Queen Elizabeth Hall with Vessel and NYX electronic drone choir. As an improviser she was also the leader of the string quartet working with jazz pianist Hiromi in her European tour of 2022.

Rakhi released her debut EP of her own solo works ‘Quarry’ on Icelandic label Bedroom Community in 2021, followed by her first run of solo performances across Europe, including a new 4D sound performance at Berlin’s iconic Funkhaus.

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