Sitar player Gaurav Mazumdar, described in superlatives the world over, where his young fame has already spread, is going to be in Hyderabad on the 13th of January for a concert that can safely be described as scintillating, even in advance.
No newcomer to Hyderabad, this virtuoso is a student of the great Pt. Ravi Shankar himself, and it is no mean feat that he has emerged from his shadows already to be full-fledged maestro in his own right. Mazumdar has been a student of vocal music, and then the violin before he took to the sitar.
Some of the telling projects he has been a part of, include the composition of music for the dance ballet 'Siddhartha' based on book by Nobel Laureate Herman Hesse, a joint presentation