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
The many components that scale the heights of melodic and rhythmic intricasy in a typical recital of Carnatic music...
With its origins in central Asia and Afghanistan, the sarod has found a natural home in North Indian Classical music
Most Hindustani musicians train under the umbrella of a certain style, known as gharana. The word ‘gharana’ means family...
Why is there a North Indian and a South Indian classical music?
Paramhansa Yogananda (1893-1952) was an Indian yogi and guru that introduced many Westerners to the teachings of meditation...
Apart from musical content and the esoteric concept of ras, Indian classical raags are also assigned to particular times...
If you caught Aruna Sairam at The Darbar Festival 2009, you would’ve seen a demonstration of how to count the beat...Read more..
He is the son and disciple of the great sitarist Ustad Vilayat Khan
Pushpraj Koshti is a leading exponent of the dhrupad style
Maestro Swapan Chaudhuri is a phenomenon in the arena of Indian Classical Music.
Prattyush Banerjee is a worthy torchbearer of the Senia-Shahjahanpur gharana made famous by the great Ustads
Pandit Dalchand Sharma
Recipient of the Sangeet Natak Award 2011, Venkatesh Kumar is one of India's foremost khayal vocalists
Wonderful vocal recital by Manjiri Asnare-Kelkar - Raga Jaunpuri. She belongs to Jaipur Atrauli gharana.
Niladri Kumar will grace The Darbar Festival 2014 from 18-21 September 2014 at the Southbank Centre. Tickets on sale from 30 April 2014
India's great Khayal vocalist Manjusha Patil-Kulkarni talks about her music. Don't miss her rare morning concert at the Darbar Festival 2013
Jori Solo from Punjab, a rarely heard percussion instrument resembling tabla.
Darbar Festival 2009 Carnatic Ensemble
Guruprasanna Prasanna, Kanjira Solo Don't miss a beat...listen to Guruprasanna at this years Darbar Festival 2014 from 18-21 September at Southbank Centre
Pt.Rajendra Prasanna: Raga Basant Mukhari
Swapan Chaudhuri, one of the world's greatest tabla players, celebrates his fiftieth birthday this year (1995)...
Squaring the sarod circle with Soumik
Evening Standard, Critic Rating 5 stars
MUSIC Pandit Dal Chand Sharma on the character of sound and bringing the pakhawaj to centre-stage.
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
They receive a cash award of Rs. 3 lakh each, besides angavastram and tamrapatra
On a cold winter evening in Bombay in the late 1990’s, after much hesitation he decided to give an interview in his house.