A voice and harpsichord major at UCSC, Sarah was eager to explore the musical traditions of India, traveling there and staying with a generations old family of singers and tabla players in Udaipur, India. She studied ghazals and filmis with Aziz Khan Jaipuri and performed nightly in local venues such as Laxmi Vilas Palace Hotel. Sarah continued performing ghazals and filmi music for Indian, Pakistani and Afghani audiences in the United States. She was subsequently recognized by the Indian music industry when she became semifinalist onthe hit music show SAREGAMA hosted by Sonu Nigam during its international taping in New York.
Sarah wrote and sings the Hindi lyrics on “Grinding Bliss” for Soul in the Machine.