Designed for beginners, it helps fans of Indian classical music learn more about its theory and context.
Double bill concert featuting Jyoti Hegde (rudra veena) followed by Abhishek Raghuram (carnatic vocal)
One of India’s most remarkable maestros, Subhankar Banerjee strikes out with his bold yet crisp rhythms on the tabla.
For over six decades, Atre’s unique timbre and extraordinary artistry has won the hearts of audiences around the world
Double bill featuring Shashank, a household name in South India and Niladri Kumar provide enthralling musical flourishes
Nityanand Haldipur on the flute followed by Prem Kumar Mallick presenting the Dharbangha drupad vocal
Indian maestros consider the veena as the “mother” of all classical instruments, India’s most ancient string instrument is rarel
Why is there a North Indian and a South Indian classical music?
Most Hindustani musicians train under the umbrella of a certain style, known as gharana. The word ‘gharana’ means family...
How does Indian classical music differ from western classical music?
Why do music disciples (and others) touch the feet of Indian musicians?
The conventions of concert etiquette for Western classical music are a little daunting. Don’t breathe heavily. Don’t sneeze...
Apart from musical content and the esoteric concept of ras, Indian classical raags are also assigned to particular times...
The many components that scale the heights of melodic and rhythmic intricasy in a typical recital of Carnatic music...
Pandit Dalchand Sharma
A living legend of indian classical music
Murad Ali, today’s most celebrated sarangi player, was born in a family of musicians originally from Moradabad....
Vocalist of the Jaipur – Atrauli Gharana
Pushpraj Koshti is a leading exponent of the dhrupad style
Pandit Vinayak Torvi makes his UK debut at the Darbar Festival 2014 from 18-21 September at the Southbank Centre, London.
Ashwini Bhide Deshpande is one of the finest classical musicians from the north Indian classical tradition.
Mridangam maestros talks candidly about the instrument and sadhana
An exclusive interview recorded by Darbar with maestros Shashank Subramanyam, a Grammy nominated renowned exponent of the Bamboo Flute
Anupama Bhagwat - India's most fresh and heartfelt sitar maestros
Raghu Dixit live at the Alchemy Festival 2012 @southbankcentre
Ustad Faiyaz Wasifuddin Dagar represents the 20th unbroken generation of dhrupad singers in the Dagar family
Idea Jalsa (Zee Tv) : Raag - Anandi Kalyan (Nand), Bihag & Bhairavi
Review by Jahnavi Harrison, 24 May 2014
Abraham Pandithar organised Sangam in 1921 and this was the blueprint for all music conferences that were to follow.
Darbar Festival gives exposure to Hindustani and Carnatic music and is now the largest of its kind outside India
Swapan Chaudhuri, one of the world's greatest tabla players, celebrates his fiftieth birthday this year (1995)...
They receive a cash award of Rs. 3 lakh each, besides angavastram and tamrapatra
Squaring the sarod circle with Soumik
Evening Standard, Critic Rating 5 stars
On a cold winter evening in Bombay in the late 1990’s, after much hesitation he decided to give an interview in his house.