A band based out of Auroville and a project, formed by some of the well renowned musicians from all over the world. The band was formed by Krishna McKenzie – a Native English musician settled in India, who is also well known for his initiative with his solitude farm in Auroville, a place which encourages an alternative life style, living very close to the nature. The band’s core member consist of the legendary bass player Mishko M’Ba from France who has settled in India and who has played with some of the greats like – Ray Charles and some of the big names in the industry .
Karthik Iyer – A well renowned Violin artist who has played with some of the big names in the Indian movie industry and one of the very few contemporary violin artist to hail out of India. The band has Soundar Rajan on drums, Drummer of E flat eclectic band (winner of saarang decibels IIT Chennai), Synergy, and Sri Manta fusion band. He is also Drum instructor at unwind school of music since 2008 and Abacus Montessori school in Chennai. The above mentioned musicians came together to form the project – Emergence, playing Fusion music with Indian classical music blending with Pop Blues music influences.
The band has seen some of the biggest stages such as Glastonburry and was also invited to play at the prestigious JKF space centre in the USA.