Shubha Mudgal has specialised in the Hindustani classical genres of khayal and thumi-dadra. She is the recipient of several national and international awards. With deep roots in the magical and diverse world of Indian music, Mudgal has been a student, performer, teacher, composer and columnist for several decades. Her debut collection of short stories revolves around the music that has nurtured and helped find her voice.
Shubha Mudgal : Of Words and Music:
Shubha Mudgal in conversation with Ira Pande
Acclaimed vocalist and writer Shubha Mudgal tells us of how she invokes words and song to communicate the joy of Indian classical music. In conversation with writer and translator Ira Pande, she discusses the inter-connectedness of the arts and their crucial role in our disturbing times