A rare honour for a Delhi based boy Sahil Warsi who has earned placement on the Deans List of the renowned Berklee College of Music, Boston for the summer semester of academic year 2103.
To be eligible for this honour, a full time student must earn grade point average of 3.4 and a part time must achieve a grade point average of 3.6 or above.
Son of Nawab and Dr Sumbul Warsi who is a Director at the prestigious Holy Family hospital, Sahil had his early education in St Culombus School New Delhi and later did graduation from St Stephens. He is the nephew of famous India poet Javed Akhtar.
Once considered the leading bassist in Delhi, Sahil Warsi has to his credit three albums which were released before leaving the city
According to many Indian newspapers and music commentators Sahil Warsi is the youngest double bass jazz player in the country.
Berklee College of Music was founded on the revolutionary principle that the best way to prepare students for careers in music is through the study and practice of contemporary music. For more than half a century, the college has evolved to reflect the state of the art of music and the music business, leading the way with the world’s first baccalaureate studies in jazz, rock, electric guitar, film scoring, songwriting, turntables, electronic production, and more than a dozen other genres and fields of study. With a diverse and talented student body representing 96 countries, and alumni who have collectively won more than 250 Grammys and Latin Grammys, Berklee is the world's premier learning lab for the music of today—and tomorrow.
Berklee College of Music is a nonprofit, coeducational institution of higher learning incorporated under the General Laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and authorized under federal law to enroll nonimmigrant students and to train veterans under the G.I. Bill of Rights.