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
A self-confessed novice but fan of classical music, Kanwal writes about her impressions of the Festival
The many components that scale the heights of melodic and rhythmic intricasy in a typical recital of Carnatic music...
Indian maestros consider the veena as the “mother” of all classical instruments, India’s most ancient string instrument is rarel
Most Hindustani musicians train under the umbrella of a certain style, known as gharana. The word ‘gharana’ means family...
Ras (also spelt rasa) is the word for “juice” in many Indian languages but in the musical sense its meaning is closer....
One famous story of an Indian musician tuning before his audience has now taken a permanent place in the...
With its origins in central Asia and Afghanistan, the sarod has found a natural home in North Indian Classical music
The word, (also spelt Khyal) comes from the Persian language, meaning “imagination”
Rajendra Prasanna is one of India's hidden treasures when it comes to the flute.
Murad Ali, today’s most celebrated sarangi player, was born in a family of musicians originally from Moradabad....
Prattyush Banerjee is a worthy torchbearer of the Senia-Shahjahanpur gharana made famous by the great Ustads
He is the son and disciple of the great sitarist Ustad Vilayat Khan
A living legend of indian classical music
Dr. Ram Deshpande is one the most learned and respected artists of his time.
Pt.Rajendra Prasanna: Raga Basant Mukhari
Recipient of the Sangeet Natak Award 2011, Venkatesh Kumar is one of India's foremost khayal vocalists
Aftaab-E-Sitar Ustad Vilayat Khan playing Bhairavi raga
Desh. Album: Sounds of Bengal 2012
A celebrated performer and master of Dagar tradition
One of UK's young sitar players performing in tribute to Bhai Gurmit Singh Virdee
Darbar Festival 2012 Lunch Party at Roti Chai
Evening Standard, Critic Rating 5 stars
MUSIC Pandit Dal Chand Sharma on the character of sound and bringing the pakhawaj to centre-stage.
On a cold winter evening in Bombay in the late 1990’s, after much hesitation he decided to give an interview in his house.
Squaring the sarod circle with Soumik
Finding the hidden wiring between Indian and early music
Step into Ravi’s lounge
They receive a cash award of Rs. 3 lakh each, besides angavastram and tamrapatra
Abraham Pandithar organised Sangam in 1921 and this was the blueprint for all music conferences that were to follow.