Vivek Sagar

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Vivek Sagar
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Vivek Sagar
Background information
BornHyderabad, Telangana, India
GenresFilm score, electronic, rock, fusion, blues, Indian classical
Occupation(s)Musician, Film composer, music director
InstrumentsKeyboard, synth, piano, mandolin, guitar

Vivek Sagar is an Indian music composer. He debuted with the movie, Pelli Choopulu (2016). His work in the film led to him being one of the five nominees for the 2017 Filmfare Awards South's "Best Music Album" category.[1]

He scored for Sammohanam (2018) starring Aditi Rao Hyadri and Sudheer Babu, and directed by Mohana Krishna Indraganti. He again collaborated with Pelli Choopulu director Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam for Ee Nagaraniki Emayndi.


Vivek Sagar has done his schooling from All Saints High School from Hyderabad. Sagar studied Electronics and communications engineering before embarking on a career in music. He began his career as a music composer with a short film, Sainma.[2]


His first full-length film and his first Tollywood production was Pelli Choopulu.[3] He has stated that he believes music should be custom-written for the movie's story and that he will avoid "commercial music".[4]


Year Film Notes
2016 Pelli Choopulu

Debut film

2016 Yuddham Sharanam
2016 Sheesh Mahal (film)
2018 Nirudyoga Natulu
2018 Sammohanam
2019 Mithai (film)
2019 Ee Nagaraniki Emaindi
2019 Falaknuma Das
2019 Brochevarevarura


  1. ^ "Best Music Album Nominee". Filmfare. Worldwide Media. 2007. Retrieved 28 September 2017.
  2. ^ Nadadhur, Srivathsan (27 July 2016). "Eclecticism, his signature". The Hindu. Kasturi and Sons Limited. Retrieved 28 September 2017.
  3. ^ Dundoo, Sangeetha Devi (11 September 2017). "Vivek Sagar: Career not driven by an agenda". The Hindu. Kasturi and Sons Limited. Retrieved 28 September 2017.
  4. ^ ""I will never do commercial movies"". 8 September 2017. Retrieved 28 September 2017.