Born in Sri Lanka, educated in Ireland and having lived in Far East, Middle East, USA, Europe, Mustafa Khetty has lived what most would say is a diverse and multicultural life, taking on a long and exciting business career in Investment Banking and IT. Mustafa is now ready to take on the music world and excited to focus on his love passion for music. His musical journey began in the early stage oh his life when he was exposed to Indian classical music and later on western classical, progressive rock and other genres. He then began to write music at age 12 and scored the first sketches of a Rock/classical fusion concerto, toccata and fugue and other pieces by 15. Inspired by Art, Architecture, Literature and Philosophy along with musicians such as Yes, Genesis, ELP, Jethro Tull, Bee Gees, Beatles, Enya, Mike Oldfield, Tangerine Dream and Kitaro. Mustafa has created a sound which has ranges across different genres and fusion of both western and eastern styles and instruments merging soundscapes forming a tapestry of moods, emotions, rhythmic patterns and harmonic layers. Mustafa Khetty truly can be described as a rocker, humanist, classical aficionado, multi ethnic at heart and culturally a melting pot.
The new single, Requiem for New Zealand, was originally inspired by the tragic events in Christchurch, New Zealand on 15th March 2019, when a terrorist attack left 51 innocent people murdered and 49 injured. Requiem for New Zealand is dedicated to victims of hate crime around the world.
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