Pandit Das is now considered to be one of the main torchbearer of the sitar from the next generation...
Why is there a North Indian and a South Indian classical music?
Main north Indian instruments – sarangi, from vocal accompaniment to a fully fledged solo classical instrument
The word, (also spelt Khyal) comes from the Persian language, meaning “imagination”
Paramhansa Yogananda (1893-1952) was an Indian yogi and guru that introduced many Westerners to the teachings of meditation...
Sawai Festival 2012 Blog by Kanwal
If you caught Aruna Sairam at The Darbar Festival 2009, you would’ve seen a demonstration of how to count the beat...Read more..
Thumri is North India’s most popular light-classical song form perfected during the 19th century...
North Indian instruments – shehnai, the folk instrument made classical by one maestro
Maestro Swapan Chaudhuri is a phenomenon in the arena of Indian Classical Music.
Pushpraj Koshti is a leading exponent of the dhrupad style
Dr. Ram Deshpande is one the most learned and respected artists of his time.
Vocalist of the Jaipur – Atrauli Gharana
Rajendra Prasanna is one of India's hidden treasures when it comes to the flute.
Pandit Kushal Das playing Raga Bhimpalasi at the Darbar Festival at the Kings Place in London on April 3rd 2010. Satyajit Talwalkar on the tabla.
“An exhilarating experience...Wajahat’s virtuosity on the sarod can be taken for granted” - The Independent, London
Sit back and enjoy the sublime, meditative sounds of santoor played by the virtuoso talent of Rahul Sharma
Wonderful vocal recital by Manjiri Asnare-Kelkar - Raga Jaunpuri. She belongs to Jaipur Atrauli gharana.
Darbar Festival 2009 Aniruddha Bhattacharya | Khayal
Purbayan Chatterjee, who plays the sitar with a maturity beyond his years, takes the stage with Shashank, a child-prodigy of the south Indian flute
A line of rising UK musicians from the south Indian carnatic traditions singing beautifully crafted vocal melodies
Bernhard Schimpelsberger performs a short solo inspired by the rhythmic patterns from the Indian classical tabla.
Squaring the sarod circle with Soumik
Step into Ravi’s lounge
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
MUSIC Pandit Dal Chand Sharma on the character of sound and bringing the pakhawaj to centre-stage.
Finding the hidden wiring between Indian and early music
Swapan Chaudhuri, one of the world's greatest tabla players, celebrates his fiftieth birthday this year (1995)...
Abraham Pandithar organised Sangam in 1921 and this was the blueprint for all music conferences that were to follow.