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
Main north Indian instruments – sarangi, from vocal accompaniment to a fully fledged solo classical instrument
If you caught Aruna Sairam at The Darbar Festival 2009, you would’ve seen a demonstration of how to count the beat...Read more..
Bansuri originates from the Sanskrit for wood, (bans) and the word for musical note[s], sur and is a generic term for any flute
North India’s most popular percussion instrument for devotional as well as classical music, the tabla consists of two drums...
Indian maestros consider the veena as the “mother” of all classical instruments, India’s most ancient string instrument is rarel
Paramhansa Yogananda (1893-1952) was an Indian yogi and guru that introduced many Westerners to the teachings of meditation...
Rhythm is the arrangement of time in all music...
North Indian drums – pakhwaj, North India’s ancient drum, a vital part of dhrupad recitals
Pandit Dalchand Sharma
A living legend of indian classical music
He is the son and disciple of the great sitarist Ustad Vilayat Khan
Prattyush Banerjee is a worthy torchbearer of the Senia-Shahjahanpur gharana made famous by the great Ustads
Jesse Bannister effortlessly drifts between indo-jazz and ragas on saxophone.
9½ - 'vichitra chautaal' - Pakhawaj solo
2nd part & Finale of classic performance from the 2 masters at America's Carnegie Hall.
Darbar Festival 2012 Lunch Party at Roti Chai
Wonderful vocal recital by Manjiri Asnare-Kelkar - Raga Jaunpuri. She belongs to Jaipur Atrauli gharana.
Anupama Bhagwat - India's most fresh and heartfelt sitar maestros
A celebrated performer and master of Dagar tradition
Niladri Kumar will grace The Darbar Festival 2014 from 18-21 September 2014 at the Southbank Centre. Tickets on sale from 30 April 2014
On a cold winter evening in Bombay in the late 1990’s, after much hesitation he decided to give an interview in his house.
They receive a cash award of Rs. 3 lakh each, besides angavastram and tamrapatra
Step into Ravi’s lounge
Review by Jahnavi Harrison, 24 May 2014
Evening Standard, Critic Rating 5 stars
Swapan Chaudhuri, one of the world's greatest tabla players, celebrates his fiftieth birthday this year (1995)...
Squaring the sarod circle with Soumik
Abraham Pandithar organised Sangam in 1921 and this was the blueprint for all music conferences that were to follow.