naad is a group of Vancouver-based artists, musicians and poets that seek to embody and transfer a cosmic experience through music, mantras, mystical poetry, storytelling and a dash of divine inspiration.
Beautiful and rare sounds from around the world played with uncanny touch and groove.
Our eclectic world fusion music using rare and beautiful instruments from all over the world, producing everything from meditative soundscapes to upbeat, dance frenzies.
naad is available for: Concerts, festivals, yoga classes, retreats, parties, house parties, lectures and conscious or spiritual events of all kinds that can benfit from ambience and a mystical vibe.
naad is led by interdisciplinary artists Zamir Dhanji, David Yates and Greg Valou. Frequent collaborators include Waylon Belding and Navaro Franco.
"naad" is a Punjabi word, rooted in the Sanskrit word “nada”, meaning Cosmic Sound, or Vibrations of the Cosmos.
Background photos on this website by Micheal Julian Berz.