Shivpreet Singh

Short Bio

Shivpreet Singh is a translator, musician and poet based in California, USA.  After a successful career as a scientist and Wall Street investor, he has dedicated over 15 years to develop a new genre of global music, and an innovative way of bringing spiritual poetry through music videos. Annually, over 50 million minutes of his music and videos are streamed on various online platforms. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry from UC Berkeley and an MBA from the University of Chicago. 

Spiritual Journey 

Shivpreet's journey steeped in a profound exploration of spirituality and creativity started with music in the 1990s. He pioneered a transformative genre that melds the wisdom of Indian spiritual masters from the 12th to 16th centuries with the melodic intricacies of Indian classical music and the harmonious fusion of Western musical elements.

Beyond his musical pursuits, Shivpreet Singh is a dynamic force in entrepreneurship, philanthropy, and multimedia artistry, based in California. He is the visionary founder of the DhunAnand Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to empowering artists who are catalysts for positive change, and serves as the CEO of Californa-based BioRamon Pharmaceuticals, a startup involved in oncology research. He is also the cofounder of Texas-based Stonegate Healthcare Partners, where he extends his expertise to provide strategic advisory and banking services in the healthcare sector.

Grounded in a legacy of poetic brilliance, Shivpreet is the 10th direct descendant of the renowned 17th-century Sikh Poet, Bhai Nandlal Goya. His lineage infuses his work with a deep sense of heritage and purpose, enriching his artistic and entrepreneurial endeavors with a timeless resonance that echoes through the ages. Shivpreet has a Bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley in Biochemistry and an MBA from the University of Chicago. 

Shivpreet Singh embodies a rare blend of spiritual insight, business acumen, and creative innovation, leaving an indelible mark on both the artistic and corporate landscapes.

Business Background

Shivpreet is also an accomplished business professional focused on healthcare. He holds bachelor degrees in Biochemistry and Music from UC Berkeley, as well as an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He was one of the leading equity research analysts in the US and covered the Biotechnology sector and was rated among the top three biotechnology analysts by Forbes in the US. His opinion on the US Biotechnology sector has been widely quoted in leading US media including CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, and Barron’s Guide. He provides advisory services through Stonegate Healthcare Partners, a healthcare and sustainability strategic and banking service firm that he co-founded in 2022. He is also the founder and CEO of BioRamon Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company involved in the discovery and research of oncology medicine.

Early Life

Shivpreet was born in Kathmandu, Nepal in March 1975. Shivpreet was trained in Indian classical music since the age of 5 years from Indian shehnai and bansuri legend Mastreo Pandit Raghunath Prasanna of the Banaras Gharana. He is one of the rare Western musicians trained in Indian Classical music under the traditional ‘Guru Shishya Parampara’. This tradition has been passed on for several centuries in India through an oral tradition.

He grew up in South Delhi, India and went to Delhi Public School, R. K. Puram, in India where he topped his class in 10th grade. He studied English, Sanskrit, Hindi, and Punjabi since his formative years. Growing up he was a musical prodigy and was honored by the former Indian President Giani Zail Singh at age 15 for his inaugural bansuri performance.

In 1991, Shivpreet moved to San Francisco Bay Area and completed his high school at Silver Creek High School San Jose, California where he was valedictorian of his class in 1992. He graduated from UC Berkeley with a major in Biochemistry and a minor in Music in 1996.

Shivpreet’s first CD, Ardaas was launched in the US in 1997 by EMI making him the first South Asian musician to land a major record deal. Shivpreet continues to do research on Indian classical music ragas and is a popular niche blogger on Ragas. The melodic variant components of his music rely primarily on his significant vast knowledge about conveying specific emotions through melody cascading specific Raags.

Contant Info

Shivpreet Singh's Projects 

Popular Music

Guru Nanak's Aarti (Gagan Mein Thaal Rav), Pavan Guru
Guru Arjan's Saas Saas and Meetha Meetha
Guru Tegh Bahadur's Raghunath
Guru Gobind Singh's Sanyasa, Prem
Bhagat Namdev's Sansar Samunde
Bhagat Sant Kabir's Tu Tu Karta Tu Hua 
Bhagat Sheikh Farid's Pir Dekhan Ki Aas