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Category Dhrupad 24 November 2019

Obituary: Pandit Ramakant Gundecha

Darbar laments the passing of Pandit Ramakant Gundecha, a master vocalist of the Dagarvani Dhrupad tradition. Earlier this month he suffered a heart attack while waiting for a train in his home city of Bhopal, and sadly died en route to hospital. Today - 24th Nov 2019 - would have been his 58th birthday. Pandit Ramakant Gundecha first rose to prominence in the 1980s as one half of the Gundecha Brothers, performing hypnotic vocal duets with his ...

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