World Music / Fusion Band – Fusion Ensemble, was the brainchild of Milind. One of its own kind of Fusion Band, Fusion Ensemble performed hundreds of concerts in 10 years with it’s steady line up. Via Fusion Ensemble Milind could introduce new concepts & music all the time.
Milind initiated Fusion Ensemble in 1998, and since then, besides touring India several times, the Ensemble musicians traveled all over Europe, Canada, USA, Africa and Far East.
Fusion Ensemble performed on many prestigious occasions and at several venues. Innumerable inauguration ceremonies, intercollegiate festivals, as well as private concerts for select important corporates events. Fusion Ensemble was one of the most sought after fusion bands in India.
Fusion Ensemble faded away around 2005 when Milind’s international touring increased tremendously.
Miilind Date – Composer – Arranger and Flutes
Derek Julien – Guitars
Roger Dragonette – Bass
Uday Deshpande – Tabla
Sanjeev Pandkar and Sanjay ‘Jack’ Barde – Drums