Our Hindustani vocal faculty, Naveen Hiremath, found his passion for music at an early age. He was inspired by his mother who is a talented Hindustani classical singer and vocal instructor herself.
He was born in Belgaum and moved to Bangalore about seven years ago. He has completed his Degree B.Sc. Computers and Electronics.
Naveen was an exceptional vocal student at Nathaniel and since then he has sung in various venues across India. He has also performed alongside the Hamsalekha team for a 10 day tour and Antardhwani at the Chowdiah Memorial Hall.
He has recorded Kannada gospel music albums and features on Jason Zac Band’s latest album. He is the lead singer of the local Indian folk / rock project, Indian Ark.
His influences include Mohammed Rafi, Kishore Kumar and Arijit Singh. He wishes to continue performing on the biggest stages and dreams of becoming a professional playback singer someday.