11th-16th Dec 2012 (Pune): 60th Sawai Gandharva Bhimsen Mahotsav (annually)
Posted by ElJay Arem (IMC OnAir) on December 10, 2012
Sawai Gandharva Bhimsen Mahotsav to take place btw. Dec 11th and 16th
The Sawai Gandharva Bhimsen Mahotsav, the biggest festival of classical music in India, organized every year by the Arya Sangeet Prasarak Mandal which was founded by Bharat Ratna Pt. Bhimsen Joshi, shall take place between December 11th and 16th this year.
Like the previous years this festival of music shall be organized at the New English School Raman Baug grounds.
The festival has been renamed as the ‘Sawai Gandharva Bhimsen Mahotsav’ since the last year after the demise of Bharat Ratna Pt. Bhimsen Joshi.
The festival was initially known as the ‘Sawai Gandharva Sangeet Mahotsav’.
“This being the 60th year of this mega music fest, which enjoys patronage of music lovers from all around the world, the Arya Sangeet Prasarak Mandal has decided to hold it for 6 days in this particular year”, informed Shrinivas Joshi, Executive President, Arya Sangeet Prasarak Mandal.
|Shri. Ashwini & Shri. Sanjiv Shankar||Shahanai|
|Smt. Meena Faterpekar||Vocal|
|Smt. Padma Deshpande||Vocal|
|Shri. Rahul Sharma||Santoor|
|Shri. Rattan Mohan Sharma||Vocal|
|Ayaan Ali Khan & Amaan Ali Khan||Sarod|
|Smt. Shobana Chandrakumar||Dance (Bharatnatyum)|
|Pt. Rajan & Pt. Sajan Mishra & Ritesh & Rajnish Mishra||Vocal|
|Shri. Sanjeev Chimmalgi||Vocal|
|Smt. Kalapini Komkali||Vocal|
|Pt. Ulhas Kashalkar & Shri. Sameehan Kashalkar||Vocal|
|Farooque Latif Khan & Sarwar Hussain||Pakhawaj & Sarangi|
|Smt. Pallavi Pote||Vocal|
|Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia||Basuri|
|Shri. Anand Bhate||Vocal|
|Smt. Malini Rajurkar||Vocal|
|Shri. Samrat Pandit||Vocal|
|Smt. Arati Ankalikar||Vocal|
|Pt. Swapan Chaudhuri||Tabla|
|Shri. Shrinivas Joshi||Vocal|
|Ut. Amjad Ali Khan||Sarood|
|Smt. Kalpana Zokarkar||Vocal|
|Shri. Vijay Koparkar||Vocal|
|Pt. Shivkumar Sharma||Santoor|
|Apoorva Gokhale & Pallavi Joshi||Vocal|
|Shri. Shounak Abhisheki||Vocal|
|Shri. Upendra Bhat||Vocal|
|Shri. Atulkumar Upadhye & Ut. Shahid Parvez||Voilin & Satar|
|Shri. Parmeshwar Hegade||Vocal|
|Dr. Prabha Atre||Vocal|
Sawai Gandharv Smarak
S.No. 1693, Plot No. 1/B,
Shivajinagar, Pune – 411 005.
Phone : +91-20-25535570
(Source: 12/2012 – Swai Gandharva Bhimsen Mahotsav)
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f.l.t.r.: (1) DNA: 17-12-2012 (2) Times of India: 17-12-2012 (3) DNA: 18-12-2012
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