Vashanth Sellathurai

Vashanth Sellathurai (Aka) Vashanth Selvadurai

 Valvettithurai, Sri Lanka
 Ilamai Inimai Puthumai (2003)

About Me

Vashanth started learning the piano at 7 and at the age of 9 he began to play keyboard for his father's drama troupe where he also learned to act. He composed his first song "Welcome 2000″ which became a well known song among the public. His main instrument is the keyboard, but he also plays guitar, bass, drum, tabla, veena and various percussions. He then learned Carnatic music, which inspired him to compose melodious tunes with western Influence. He acquired the basics of music composition techniques and how to analyse music production from various genres. After that he completed Electronic Music in a private music school. In 2009, he finished BSc in Medialogy and completed MSc in Interactive Digital Media end of 2012 at Aalborg University. In 2003 he released his debut album "Ilamai Inimai Puthumai" in a big music event in Denmark. His second music productions were sound tracks for K.S.Thurai's Tamil film, Pookkal, where he also debuted as the leading film actor. The film Ilampuyal made it up to 100 days in Tamil Nadu and was also broadcast on Kalaignar TV. Many famous professional singers contributed to his music such as A.R.Rahman's sister Raihana, Srinivas, Karthik, Malathy, Tippu, Haricharan, Saindhavi, Roshini and Manica Vinayagam.