Rishie Raaj Sachdeva is an acclaimed Indian born, Australian Singer-Songwriter, Guitarist, Music Producer and a Musical Innovator
Winner of many Prestigious Music awards and hailed amongst India's Top Guitar players, he has completed his formal music education from Melbourne (Australia). Receiving his first management contract with Universal Music, selling over a million copies, his album titled ‘RISHI’ showcased his natural talent and his fresh look at Indian-pop music
Rishi’s Jazz Trio ‘SYNCOPATION’ is India's premier Jazz Band. Rated amongst the finest Modern Indian Jazz bands to have emerged from the Indian sub-continent. Their debut album titled ‘TUNE IN’ has been honored with much critical acclaim.
His list of productions includes numerous well-known TV & Radio Jingles, Corporate & Commercial Music Themes & Independent Bands. His production experiences include music projects at The Abbey Road Studios London, The Dairy Studios London and Studio 201 Sydney...to name a few!
He is regularly featured by numerous TV/Radio channels and Print media and has performed over a 1000 successful shows enthralling audiences across the world
With over 18 years of highly successful Media, TV and Radio experience, Swapnali’s journey has been truly eventful.
She has been the Creative Producer of India’s biggest talent based Musical shows and events on ZEE TV, SONY TV, WIZCRAFT & STAR INDIA NETWORK.
Her list of Shows include ANTAKSHARI, SAREGAMA, Indian Idol, IIFA awards, Screen Awards, Star Pariwaar Awards, Indian Television academy awards etc.
For 6 years she worked as National creative director of 92.7 Big Fm and created India’s no 1 Radio show SUHANA SAFAR WITH ANNU KAPOOR which won DADASAHEB PHALKE AWARD in 2016.
And she successfully launched the trendsetting musical show #SALIM with Renowned Music composer Salim Merchant across 50 stations of BIG FM in 2017
She is a classically trained singer and expertise’s in Bollywood, Retro, Gazal singing, winner of many music awards across India. She has lent her voice for a few Hindi/Marathi albums & many radio jingles.
She is also a certified Mahavastu Expert.
She lives for MUSIC and with HMA, she strives for making Quality Music Education accessible to all.
Born in New Delhi, Shantam spent his youth in Dehradun studying at The Doon School. Having discovered a deep love for music he went on to study Sound Engineering from Manchester.
He also plays in a band FOPCHU which is an amalgamation of electronic and live instrumentation.
Shantam believes that DAW’s and synthesizers have changed modern music production. A good understanding of these tools can take your musical creation to another level.
His style of teaching reflects how he has learnt himself, through constant doing. He has structured the EMP course with an emphasis on practical application of the knowledge being shared.
His musical style is diverse and has allowed him to use and manipulate the various techniques needed to create electronic music from conception till the final presentation
Apex Twin, Can, Medeski Martin n wood, Mulatu Astatke, Burnt Fredman are his favourite artists and “ERM” is one quote that he believes in.
Rest assured your curiosity and healthy amount of inquisitiveness will be well reciprocated by your teacher, Shantam.
An exceptional Radio Jockey, Sensitive Poet, Writer, Fitness freak, Sports enthusiast, born and brought up in the foothills of Himalayas, he has rightly been named as RAHUL by parents as he symbolizes not just the guide but the RAH (the path) itself...
Radio has really influenced his life to such an extent that Rahul never explored any other field for his career…. With his baritone voice, grace, wisdom and natural poetic style, he plays the music of listener’s choice, talks to them live.
Known as the Love coach Rahul Makin, the advice and suggestions given by him can truly mend or glue the bits and pieces of a broken relationship together.
His Radio show Hostel Classics has already earned Cult status and currently he is on FEVER 104 FM DELHI
Ruling the night band for over a decade now, RJ Rahul holds the LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS for continuously Hosting a Radio Show for 104 HOURS. His show has won The BEST RADIO SHOW AWARD twice by New York festival awards.
He has also been organizing various state and international level workshops and camps on radio, anchoring, communications, theater, journalism, stress management and spirituality….Not to forget, He is a two times TED speaker.
As HOD, Radio Faculty, RJ Rahul will be teaching the entire Radio course with an emphasis on Practical n effective communication. Learn the best techniques of LIVE RADIO BROADCASTING from him
A singer, Composer and Actor with his roots firmly grounded in Radio, Abhimanyu is one of the leading Radio Jockeys in North India and the number one Radio Host in Chandigarh. Currently he is ruling Mumbai with his show “Naughty nights” that airs on 93.5 RED FM.
He learned the basics of Radio, Theatre and role-play under his father’s guidance. He is an avid reader and insists on being updated with latest news and international media trends.
Abhimanyu is the youngest aired RJ of India and he firmly believes in two Ps, “Perseverance and Power dressing”
In a short span of two years, he hosted his first IPL Season 3 at a cricket stadium in Mohali, with an audience of more than 35,000.
He climbed the popularity charts with his artistic performances for Zee’s “India’s Best Cinestars Ki Khoj”, a top talent acquisition contest for acting across India. He anchored the prime-time comedy show “Happy Hours” on &TV.
With an experience of hosting more than 500 stage shows, Abhimanyu is also a Voice Over Specialist - English, Hindi, Punjabi, Kashmiri, Spanish for Corporate Films and Documentaries.
As a guest Radio faculty of HMA, Abhimanyu will be sharing the secrets of “Radio presentation and Persona building”
A Powerful Radio host who has been on air for more than 12 years, RJ Dhanveer Singh (Punjab) is a name to reckon with. He did MA in URDU and since 2009, he realized that connecting with people, creating a new world with your voice is the most enriching experience.
He is known for his engaging, entertaining interviews with the Bollywood stars and Musicians. No one has ever escaped his wit and charm.
He is a prolific theatre actor and his portrayal of "SALIM" in India’s first ever, Spectacular Broadway style musical play "Mugal-E- Azam" has won him many accolades. Veteran Actor Waheeda Rehmanji complimented him saying "Aapne mujhe Dilip Sahab ki yaad dila di, aur aap bilkul unki tarah dikh rahe the"
Along with acting, he is extremely passionate about Music. Guitar holds a special place in his heart. He released his first single TERE BIN in March 2018.
As HMA's Guest Radio faculty, he would be sharing his vast knowledge and experience. His most important tip for all the budding RJs would be "BE YOURSELF ON THE MIC, PEOPLE WILL LOVE YOU AS IT IS"
An innovative, vibrant, forward thinking and committed Audio professional, Kunal’s body of work is synonymous with the broad spectrum of Music Productions and Sound engineering.
He has been producing and performing music for over 15 years & has a tight grip over pro music production, beat machines, controllers respectively and has a great ear for detailing.
A Gold medalist in Music production, Sound engineering, Kunal is also a renowned DJ. His live sets are an amalgamation of various Genres of music along with live musical instruments.
He has collaborated with popular world musicians like DJ Darude, Talveen Singh, DJ Suketu, DJ Ivan, Honey Singh, Mika Singh, Shibani kashyap to name a few....
His work includes several well known productions and remixes for Record Labels like Eros Music, T. Series.
As HOD, Music Production and Audio engineering faculty at HMA, he empowers the students with his worldwide knowledge of SOUND and BEATS.