NEW DELHI, Jan. 11 -- Becoming a music composer was his father's dream, and in the span of two years, Shashwat Sachdeva has fulfilled that dream. Despite being relatively new in the industry, the Jaipur-born musician has been entrusted with composing the entire album for a movie, and with the latest release, Uri, the makers even asked him to create the background score of the film.

"I am thankful for all the opportunities that have come my way. Having said that, I have been a musician ever since I was a kid. I worked hard, I have been regular with my work, and that's why I got these opportunities. I believe that if you are a good technician, you will always have a job," he says.

He made his debut with the Anushka Sharma-diljit Dosanjh sta...