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
South India veena: An ancient instrument considered fit for a goddess, goes on to enchant in modern times.
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
If you caught Aruna Sairam at The Darbar Festival 2009, you would’ve seen a demonstration of how to count the beat...Read more..
North Indian instruments – shehnai, the folk instrument made classical by one maestro
The santoor, from Kashmiri Sufi music to the classical concert stage
North India’s most popular percussion instrument for devotional as well as classical music, the tabla consists of two drums...
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
A living legend of indian classical music
He is the son and disciple of the great sitarist Ustad Vilayat Khan
Vocalist of the Jaipur – Atrauli Gharana
Sings a rare Raga Mudrik Kanada live at Womad 2008
The classical and folk traditions of India and Ireland to create a new music expression
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
Dr Vijay Rajput, disciple of Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, is one of Britain’s most talented classical vocalists
Jesse Bannister effortlessly drifts between indo-jazz and ragas on saxophone.
Niladri Kumar will grace The Darbar Festival 2014 from 18-21 September 2014 at the Southbank Centre. Tickets on sale from 30 April 2014
Pandit Sharda Sahai Taal Concert
Desh. Album: Sounds of Bengal 2012
Step into Ravi’s lounge
Darbar Festival gives exposure to Hindustani and Carnatic music and is now the largest of its kind outside India
Finding the hidden wiring between Indian and early music
Review by Jahnavi Harrison, 24 May 2014
Evening Standard, Critic Rating 5 stars
On a cold winter evening in Bombay in the late 1990’s, after much hesitation he decided to give an interview in his house.
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)...