Imran is a sitarist in the Indian Classical form of Hindustani Music, and in particular has adopted the style of the Sikar Gharana, which he has inherited as the 9th generation of his family
Aside from playing in traditional style solo concerts around the world, he also plays in the ‘Sikar Gharana Ensemble’ in which 12+ members of 3 generations play a range of raags and compositions attributed to the Sikar Gharana.
He also is a part of the new dynamic duo of ‘Imran & Lorenzo’ in which he plays original compositions of his with guitarist Lorenzo Mantovani from Modena, Italy. They have released their debut album, ‘Journey of Joy’ and are touring with their no percussion, only sitar/guitar combination. Truly in the spirit of collaboration!
Imran has also composed for a number of albums: