An official Cultural Ambassador for Mexico, Magos Herrera has an over 20 year career in music.
16 Jul 2018 1:11 AM
Ustad Amjad Ali, a true master, with his electrifying stage presence, did ample justice to his own creation, playing with a meditative exactitude.
25 Aug 2017 2:25 AM
He has travelled the world over from a relatively young age with his illustrious guru Pt Ravi Shankar.
16 Aug 2017 2:24 AM
A forgotten fact today is that Ustad Amjad Ali Khan in the mid 1970s till the early 1990s used to be an active organiser of music festivals himself.
14 Aug 2017 1:49 AM
It was a pleasure to get both these legendary artistes to open up on various aspects that make them the extraordinary people that they are.
31 Jul 2017 5:06 AM
The Maharaja, Jayaji Rao Shinde himself learnt music and his Court also had the finest thumri singers of the time.
24 Jul 2017 2:02 AM
As Ustad Rashid Khan explained, one has to work very hard to achieve one’s own musical identity.
17 Jul 2017 4:43 AM
She always only wore one favourite sari for concerts; she believed the sari retained the vibes of the concert, was auspicious.
10 Jul 2017 1:17 AM
The entire selection process is documented and the choices are made by unanimity. Apparently, this year’s selection of 77 awardees took only a day!
04 Jul 2017 12:55 AM
The festival concluded with a beautiful Raga Ahir Bhairav by the young master Ustad Wasifuddin Dagar.
21 Jun 2017 12:30 AM
Malhar is a raga that is said to bring rains, and is traditionally played in the monsoons or pre-monsoons.
12 Jun 2017 1:34 AM
A thorough cosmopolitan (having spent a large portion of his life abroad), Ustad Nishat Khan is very much rooted in India.
05 Jun 2017 7:04 AM
The famous “gulab baari” concerts held around Holi at the Poddar residence in Kolkata are a much sought-after event.
15 May 2017 1:02 AM