Dr. Pooja Goswami Pavan


Dr. Pooja Goswami Pavan, vocalist, is a Minneapolis-based performer, composer, teacher, and scholar of Hindustani music. She received her early training in Hindustani classical vocal music from her father Sri. Surendra Goswami. Currently, she receives training in Khayal from her brother, Dr. Shailendra Goswami. Pavan received a Ph.D. in Music from the University of Delhi in 2005. She also is trained in semi-classical music by the eminent vocalist Vidushi Shanti Hiranand. Pavan has been an adjunct faculty member at the University of Minnesota’s School of Music and Macalester College, where she has taught courses in Indian music and culture since 2006. poojagoswamipavan.com