Shadow & Light

Shadow & Light
Shadow & Light
  • country:India
  • region:Indian Subcontinent
  • style(s):Hindustani, World Jazz
  • label:not signed
  • type:Duo
  • gender:female
  • instrumentation:vocal, electronic, jazz combo
  • artist posted by:Masterroom Music

Line up

  • Anindo Bose (Keyboards, Guitar)
  • Pavithra Chari (Vocalist)


Shadow and Light is the contemporary-classical duo of Anindo Bose and Pavithra Chari. With the sole focus of creating original music, they have written and independently released 3 studio albums to critical acclaim. Their original song Dua features in the Berklee Indian Ensemble's Shuruaat, nominated for the Grammy - Best Global Album. Their debut as composers in the web series Dharavi Bank on MX Player released in November 2022.
With varied musical influences, the duo fuse genres of Hindustani classical, Contemporary, Jazz, Pop, Electronica and Soul to create cinematic soundscapes and compositions in Hindi, English and Tamil.
Since 2014, they have toured and performed across India, Sri Lanka and the United States of America. Notable collaborations include multi-instrumentalist Karsh Kale, playback singer Haricharan, The Berklee Indian Ensemble, Sarod players Amaan-Ayaan Ali Bangash, tabla maestro Talvin Singh, playback singer Benny Dayal, and guitar virtuoso Stanley Jordan. Their most recent collaboration with acclaimed musician and composer Salim Merchant was released in September 2022.