The NCPA Jazz Collective consists of some of the brightest Jazz musicians of India. It’s musical director is Pradyumna Singh Manot, India’s leading Latin Jazz pianist. On the double bass is Abhinav Khokhar, a multi talented double bass player, and one of the few double bass players in India. On the drums is Saurav Ghosh, a very versatile and sensitive drummer.
The NCPA Jazz Collective aims to collaborate with Jazz musicians from both India and all over the world. It wants to promote Jazz in India and inspire upcoming Jazz musicians. It will also conduct workshops on Jazz and looks forward to working with NGOs and Charities to take Jazz to those who have not heard it before and don’t have the means or opportunity to attend a Jazz concert.