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May 20, 2019
Odissi on High: A transnational production displays the dance form's synergy between male and female elementsOdissi is a young dance form, though it has assimilated and is born of ancient temple dance traditions, music, poetry, and devotion to Jagannatha. At a recent performance of Odissi on High, an all-male ensemble achieved striking masculine vigour with quintessential movements – movements that only easily lend themselves to execution with feminine grace.
Apr 22, 2019
The Musician and His Art: Deepak Raja's essays on Hindustani music deserve serious considerationDeepak Raja's book, The Musician and His Art, is a collection of essays and lectures published and delivered at various forums over the past seven years.
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 18, 2018
MTV India Music Summit 2018, a celebration of musical genres from across the country, concludes on a high noteThe event hosted a masterclass by Shujaat Khan, titled Taleem and Kanjeevaram Conquers Kolkata, a chat with Usha Uthup
Aug 02, 2018
Noted Malayalam ghazal singer and composer Umbayee, passes away aged 68Umbayee, who popularised ghazals among the common people in Kerala, had been undergoing treatment for some ailments for the last seven months.
Apr 21, 2018
Violin maestro Dr N Rajam, daughter Sangeeta Shankar, granddaughters Ragini and Nandini on their three generation-spanning artWith a women-shouldered lineage, the N Rajam school of music (of gayaki ang) continues with her daughter Sangeeta Shankar and granddaughters Nandini and Ragini Shankar.
Apr 10, 2018
On Kishori Amonkar's 86th birth anniversary, a student looks back on the legendary singer's career, teachingA student remembers what it was like to watch Kishori Amonkar perform speak about her divine relationship with music | #FirstCulture
Jan 16, 2018
Pandit Buddhadev Dasgupta passes away aged 84: The man, his music, and legacyThose closest to sarod maestro Pandit Buddhadev Dasgupta paint a picture of a highly intelligent man, who loved jokes, good food, nurturing young talent and above all — music | #Firstpost
Apr 04, 2017
Kishori Amonkar, renowned Hindustani classical vocalist, passes away aged 84Renowned Hindustani classical vocalist Kishori Amonkar passed away here late on Monday, 3 April 2017, after a brief illness.
Feb 19, 2017
Kairana: How this UP town's glorious musical past faded into its troubled presentKairana was once a town known for nurturing the venerable Kirana gharana of Indian classical music. Now it's spoken of more for prevailing communal tensions.