There’s just something about sitting in the silence of the desert, a chill breeze in the air, listening to the gentle sound of the sitar, or a beautiful voice echoing through the sand dunes. There’s no place like Rajasthan to witness a music festival. Whether it’s the heart racing beats of EDM that makes you groove or it’s the piercing emotion of classical music that makes your heart leap, there’s something for everyone here which is upcoming this winter.
Alsisar Mahal, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan
Three days of music and contemporary art that takes place within a 17th Century palace. Live like the Bedouins in tents under the stars or choose the more royal treatment and go with a palace room. The artists will perform dynamites in the indie and international music space.
Music In the Park
Every second Saturday
Central Park, Jaipur
Central Park is one of Jaipur’s largest parks and is a popular jogging and bird watching site in the city. On every second Saturday evening from 7 PM onwards, the park comes alive with the sound of music. World-renowned artists come to perform here for an audience of locals and tourists alike.
World Sacred Spirit Festival
18-23 Feb 2019
The World Sacred Spirit Festival is a celebration of culture, music and dance from around the world. From the riveting beats of Sufi music to sacred poetry from Andalusia, the festival encompasses not one but multiple genres of art into one celebration.
Udaipur World Music Festival
The Udaipur World Music Festival is another winter festival in Rajasthan to head to. This unique celebration brings together artists and craftsmen from around the world in a brilliant showcase of sounds from different corners of the globe. Artists from Philippines, China, India, Israel, Brazil, USA and a host of other countries put on spectacular shows from morning to night. This one is a must for the music lovers.