Ned McGowan

Ned McGowan

American-Dutch flautist and composer Ned McGowan has been travelling to India regularly for ten years. He has appeared with violinists the Mysore Brothers, T. N. Sheshogopalan, Anoor Anathakrishna Sharma, Jahnavi Jayaprakash and Mallica Sarabai.

As a composer, Ned’s works have been performed worldwide, and in 2008 he premiered his own concerto for contrabass flute and orchestra at New York’s Carnegie Hall with the American Composers Orchestra. Ned runs the Karnatic Lab Foundation in Amsterdam, and lectures on the Carnatic Practices course at the Conservatory of Utrecht, Netherlands.