Tonite, Niladri Kumar throws the apple of accord at the insatiable audience.
Niladri Kumar, son and disciple of Sitar Maestro Pandit Kartik Kumar, is a talented young Sitar Virtuoso. His intensive training under the guidence of his father has resulted in imbibing him with a deep understanding of diverse musical styles.
His imaginative experiments in world music styles have led him to compose music for 'IF', his first instrumental album under the Sona Rupa label, that was at once, contemporary and classical.
On the save evening, the stars will stoop down a little further over the Nizam College to play audience to the mellifluous voice of Sangeet Martand Pandit Jasraj. Padma Vibhushan Sangeet Martand Pandit Jasraj who breathed a new life into the Mewati gharana is one of the greatest musicians of all times. He has created hundreds of beautiful 'bandishes and khayaals'.
The Department Of Culture, Government Of A P, in association with Sangeet Martand Pandit Jasraj and Nizam College, is presenting the 33rd Pandit Motiram Pandit Maniram Sangeeth Samaroha. The program is being scheduled at Sangeet Martand Pandit Jasraj International Centre Of Culture And Aesthetics, Department Of English, Nizam College.
Other performers tonite will include Taufiq Qureshi (percussion), Pandit Dinesh (kongo), Anand Sharma (keyboards and vocals) and Pandit Vijay Ghate (tabla).
The Chief Guest for the evening will be M Satyanarayana Rao, Minister for Culture, Sports and Cinematography, Govt. of AP. T K Dewan, IAS, Chief Secretary, Govt. of AP, will be the Guest Of Honour.
Please contact 2323-4231 for further details.