Lakshman Joseph de Saram is a Sri Lanka-based,
international classical musician and
film composer. A
veteran of over 800 concerts, he made his debut
performing the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto at the
age of thirteen.
In addition to being one of the premier violinists
that Sri Lanka has produced, he is also adept at the
trombone. Three times recipient of the "Signis
International award fror "Outstanding original score
for a feature film", he is also a composer for many
A former Royalist schooled in New York City, he is
best known internationally as the composer who
defined the "Nouvelle Vogue" sound of South Asian
His critically acclaimed Hollywood film "Bel Ami"
(2011) with big-name stars, makes him one of a few
Asian born creative heads operating on that
platform. He is
presently working on an international production
destined for the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.
Joseph de Saram is also on the guest faculty of the
University of Visual and
Performing Arts, teaching chamber music.