Pandit Das is now considered to be one of the main torchbearer of the sitar from the next generation...
North Indian instruments – shehnai, the folk instrument made classical by one maestro
Main north Indian instruments – sarangi, from vocal accompaniment to a fully fledged solo classical instrument
Thumri is North India’s most popular light-classical song form perfected during the 19th century...
The many components that scale the heights of melodic and rhythmic intricasy in a typical recital of Carnatic music...
Bharatanatyam is the best-known of all South Indian classical dance forms originating from the state of Tamil Nadu...
Sawai Festival 2012 Blog by Kanwal
Paramhansa Yogananda (1893-1952) was an Indian yogi and guru that introduced many Westerners to the teachings of meditation...
One famous story of an Indian musician tuning before his audience has now taken a permanent place in the...
Dr. Ram Deshpande is one the most learned and respected artists of his time.
Murad Ali, today’s most celebrated sarangi player, was born in a family of musicians originally from Moradabad....
Pushpraj Koshti is a leading exponent of the dhrupad style
Vocalist of the Jaipur – Atrauli Gharana
Prattyush Banerjee is a worthy torchbearer of the Senia-Shahjahanpur gharana made famous by the great Ustads
The pioneer of Indian slide guitar,the creator of Trinity of guitars
Bernhard Schimpelsberger performs a short solo inspired by the rhythmic patterns from the Indian classical tabla.
Tabla solo at Kamani Auditorium on 24th June 2011
Darbar Festival 2012 Lunch Party at Roti Chai
Exclusive interview with Pandit Nityanand Haldipur recorded on 5th Januray 2014 in Mumbai.
Darbar Festival 2009 Aniruddha Bhattacharya | Khayal
One of UK's young sitar players performing in tribute to Bhai Gurmit Singh Virdee
Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma playing Rag Jog at the Darbar Festival 2010 at the Kings Place in London
Abraham Pandithar organised Sangam in 1921 and this was the blueprint for all music conferences that were to follow.
MUSIC Pandit Dal Chand Sharma on the character of sound and bringing the pakhawaj to centre-stage.
Swapan Chaudhuri, one of the world's greatest tabla players, celebrates his fiftieth birthday this year (1995)...
On a cold winter evening in Bombay in the late 1990’s, after much hesitation he decided to give an interview in his house.
Evening Standard, Critic Rating 5 stars
Finding the hidden wiring between Indian and early music
Step into Ravi’s lounge
Darbar Festival gives exposure to Hindustani and Carnatic music and is now the largest of its kind outside India