Ashwin Iyer & Rohin Iyer

Welcome to the Toronto Brothers website

Toronto Brothers Dr. Ashwin Iyer and Dr. Rohin Iyer are serious performers of Carnatic Music based in Canada. The brothers are All India Radio graded artists, with deep roots to the classical arts. Both Ashwin and Rohin are based out of Alberta and Ontario, respectively but had their roots in Toronto, ON. Both are striving to make Carnatic music a mainstream phenomenon and welcome the opportunity to present and collaborate on this ancient art form with local and international musicians. Read more here

Primer: What is Carnatic Music?


Sept 10, 2021

Watch our latest promo video for our upcoming concert on Facebook here:

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Aug 30, 2021

Upcoming Concert – Sarb Akal Presents Toronto Brothers in Concert, see flyer below!

This concert was recorded remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic. All artists recorded their portions from their homes in separate takes and the videos were combined using software, adding to the challenge of this concert. How did we synchronize our music with that of our accompanists, including accompaniments and manodharma/improvisational parts? Watch on September 18/19, 2021 to find out!

Date: September 18, 2021 North America time/ September 19, 2021 India time

Time: 7:30pm MDT, 9:30pm EDT, 7:00 am IST

Vocal: Toronto Brothers Shri Ashwin Iyer and Shri Rohin Iyer

Violin: Shri Kaushik Sivaramakrishnan

Mridangam: Toronto Shri B. Gowrishanker

URL – Sarb Akal TV YouTube Channel

URL – Sarb Akal TV Facebook Page