Vikram Sampath

Vikram Sampath is the author of two acclaimed books, Splendours of Royal Mysore: The Untold Story of The Wodeyars and My Name Is Gauhar Jaan!: The Life and Times of a Musician. He was awarded the prestigious Visiting Fellowship at the Wissenschaftskolleg in Berlin, where he researched the early gramophone recordings of Indian music. The author is an engineer/mathematician from BITS Pilani and an MBA from SP Jain, Mumbai. He is also a trained Carnatic vocalist and writes regularly for...See more