Avanti Nagral is an international pop artist from the soul of Bombay and the heart of Boston
Avanti runs performance workshops at schools across India and the US to share her artist story, connecting passion and purpose and how to balance being a full-time student, musician, and entrepreneur. She has spoken at TEDx conferences and worked with educational organizations, nonprofits, and academic institutions, as a motivational speaker, artist, songwriter and advocate.
Avanti has spoken and performed at TEDx conferences, worked with educational organizations, nonprofits, and academic institutions as a motivational speaker, artist, songwriter and advocate. She is also a multifaceted voice professional in the spaces of voice acting and public speaking. Avanti maintains a lifelong passion for Global Health and Development,
Avanti maintains a lifelong passion for global health and development, having done work in the fields of music therapy, anemia, organ donation, cardiac disease, CPR/emergency care, and mental/sexual health. In 2013, she founded YCPR, a Youth Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation campaign that was seed-funded with her earnings as a Performing Artist, empowering youth to help save lives in their communities. She has collaborated with professors from Harvard Medical School, the School of Public Health, Harvard Business School and Harvard South Asia Institute on research, and continues to work on other initiatives, having recently founded a socially responsible digital entertainment production company, Golden Milk Media, focusing on Gen-Z in India.
Avanti was nominated for Best Actress in a Leading role for her portrayal of Agnes in ‘Agnes of God’ at the National Theater Awards in India, recorded a pop-devotional English-Sanskrit fusion album, has performed at venues and festivals across India, the US and Southeast Asia, and has been featured on international radio and television. She released the first virtual reality music video in South Asia for her single ‘I Like’, and has since released “Treated”, “The Other Side” and “thank u (pls)”, which are in rotation on VH1 India. She has several exciting releases and projects in the pipeline! Follow @avantinagral to be a part of the journey!