Vishal Jit Singh
Guitars, Production, Arrangement
Mumbai, India

Vishal J.Singh is a renowned Guitarist, Music Composer/Producer/Arranger and Mixing Engineer from Mumbai who collaborated with uncountable musicians from di erent corners of the Globe, into the realms of experimental music, progressive rock, electronic music, jazz and metal. Grandson of Late Labanya Prabha Nath (Assam's first female Multi-Instrumentalist, Singer and Composer recorded by Megaphone in 1935-1938), he is popularly known as Founder member and Guitarist of Multi-National Avant-Jazz/Soundtrack/Experimental act "Amogh Symphony" with reputed Jazz-fusion Drummer/Engineer Jim Richman from USA, Multi-instrumentalist/Producer Andrey Sazonov from Russia and Vocalist/Sound Designer/Producer Derick Golmes from Portugal as core members. Vishal also composed/produced jingles and ad-music for various brands like Jaguar, Tata Housing, Habib, Leopard Balm, Philips, Kent, SBI, Delhi Daredevil, Complan, Durex, ICICI, Discovery Channel, Bingo, Levi's, Stapler and many more.

Vishal, in his childhood, started as a very careful listener of music from the age of 5. Originally hails from Assam (North East), Vishal comes from a family of strong musical background. From Western Classical and Indian Classical to Traditional Jazz and Folk music, Vishal was exposed to almost every style of music by his parents (both musicians) and relatives. His first instrument was Drums that he picked up at the age of 10. After a year of playing and learning Drums, he picked up Guitar as his second instrument to understand melodies. He joined his first band at the age of 15 to play covers of Led Zeppelin, The Who, Carpenters, Dire Straits, Rush and Deep Purple. Later, he was a part of many other bands including Thrash Metal band In nite Ashes from Pune.

As a music composer, Vishal started his career with two films - Tandra (A short psychological thriller film written by Niren Bhatt and directed by Tushar Ajgaonkar) in the year 2009 and Dvandva (A crime thriller feature film directed by Chhatrapal Ninawe and produced by Anurag Kulkarni) in 2008. He started producing experimental film soundtracks with the songs "Womaniya", "Keh k lunga feat. Amit Trivedi" and "Bahut khub" for the renowned film "Gangs of Wasseypur Part 1 and Part 2", directed by Anurag Kashyap, with music directed by good friend and popular Experimental music director known as Sneha Khanwalkar. Also produced soundtracks for films "Dishkiyaaon" in 2013 and an upcoming Animated film, in collaboration with Music director Sneha Khanwalkar. He also produced the famous song "Dhuaan" sung by Arijit Singh for the film "Fugly". Vishal, recently, had finished composing and producing Background Music and Soundtracks for American film-maker Vijit Sharma's upcoming Psychological Thriller movie entitled "Mirror Game", in collaboration with his mother Kasturi Nath Singh, who had written the orchestral string sections in the Background Music Score, performed by a London based symphonic orchestra, and his "Amogh Symphony" bandmates i.e Jim Richman on Drums, Andrey Sazonov on Accordion and Derick Golmes on Electronic sound production. He is currently working on background music and soundtracks of an upcoming French gore - action thriller movie. Also composed background music in the Swedish film "Fot len" directed by famous D.O.P and Director Niclas Ribbarp Fsf.

Vishal also produced singles, albums and EP's of various popular rock, electronic, EDM, Industrial rock, extreme metal and pop acts such as Paratra (Mumbai), One by Two, Coma Conscience, Acrophase (Seattle), Paradigm Shift (Mumbai), Zen Method (Tokyo), Daira (Mumbai), Harshad Shetty (Mumbai), M-Sonic (Kolkata), In nite Redemption (Mumbai), Popibul (Assam), Kevin Marshall (Birmingham) and many more. He also appeared as guest Guitarist in many records/songs by bands and artists like Mark Hawkins (USA), LVM Trio (USA) with Luke Jaeger, Mad Essence (Ukraine), The Fractured Dimension from USA feat. Jimmy Pitts, Jerry Twyford, Hannes Grossman, The Fountainhead aka Tom Geldshlager from Germany. Guest drummer in Canada based artist Dave Tremblay's experimental project. He also performed as guest guitarist with Marty Friedman in the song "Celestial" by famous Djent act "Skyharbor" and many more. Apart from all this, Vishal also conducts clinics/masterclasses in music institutes on serious topics like struggle and survival in modern music industry and advanced techniques of music production and motivation to write original music.