Michael Braudy is a violinist who specializes in Western classical and Celtic music and the music of India.  A versatile improviser, he collaborates with poets, storytellers, dancers, theatre and mime, and performs in the US and abroad.  He has also explored the effects of music on health, and teaches workshops worldwide on sound and meditation.  His recordings include Awakening Peace, Vriddhi, Sumanas, Celtic Afternoon and From the Ganga to the Tay.