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Mar 16, 2019
At Varanasi's Dhrupad Mela, a celebration of classical music unlike any other in IndiaIt does not have the tag of "the biggest" or "the music festival in town" because the town is only Varanasi. The ‘Dhrupad Mela’, however, is among the most joyous celebrations of Dhrupad.
Feb 14, 2019
How India's longest living festival of Hindustani classical music, Harivallabh Sangeet Sammelan, came to beFew music festivals can claim to reflect the changes in India through the 20th century the way the Harivallabh Sangeet Sammelan — which began as a musical tribute to a saint in 1875, complete with a yagna and havan — can.
Jan 12, 2019
An homage to Abbaji: Zakir Hussain's upcoming concert celebrates the legacy of the legendary Ustad AllarakhaUstad Allarakha (1919-2000) had a brilliant performing career and was a serious teacher; many of his disciples are today’s leading lights in the world of tabla artistry
Nov 16, 2018
For Carnatic and Hindustani classical music worlds, mutual appreciation remains elusive, but isn't impossibleHow can we build meaningful links between the worlds of Carnatic and Hindustani classical music?
Oct 27, 2018
Madhup Mudgal: My life changed after I heard Kumar Gandharva’s nirgun bhajansThe maestro Madhup Mudgal shares some heady, intimate vignettes about his music
Oct 19, 2018
Annapurna Devi's life and #MeToo reflect patriarchy's stranglehold on the world of Indian classical musicIf Annapurna Devi's was the story of a musician who turned away from the world of performance, the other event of the week in the sphere of classical music, was the surfacing of a wave of #MeToo stories
Oct 13, 2018
Indian classical music legend Annapurna Devi, 91, passes away in Mumbai of age-related ailmentsAnnapurna Devi was an Indian surbahar player of Hindustani classical music and she was the daughter and disciple of the music maestro Baba Allauddin Khan.
Sep 29, 2018
Legendary harmonium artiste Pandit Tulsidas Borkar passes away in Mumbai, aged 83Born in Borim, Goa, on 18 November 1934, Borkar was conferred the Padma Shri in 2016 for his contributions to Indian music.
Aug 03, 2018
Guru, goddess, guide: Pt Raghunandan Panshikar recounts his musical tutelage under Kishori AmonkarPt Raghunandan Panshikar talks about what it was to be trained by the legendary Kishori Amonkar for more than 20 years
Aug 02, 2018
Jayateerth Mevundi on the evolution of the Kirana gharana, and the greats who graced its musicClassical singer Jayateerth Mevundi explains the nuances of Kirana gharana and how some of its doyens like Ustad Amir Khan and Pt Bhimsen Joshi have had an indelible impact