Music

Opening Recital

Sharat Chandra Srivastava

Sharat Chandra Srivastava began learning how to play the violin at the age of 7 from his grandfather, the renowned Pandit Joi Srivastava. He has been performing Hindustani classical music for over 25 years and was part of India's premier rock band Parikrama for 12 years. He left the band in 1999 and started the fusion band Mrigya. He is also a member of the world music quartet India Alba. Srivastava is a recipient of the National Scholarship from India’s Ministry of Human Resources and Development. In 1998, he performed with Sting in an all acoustic set at the Channel V Awards. He has also performed with Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Hari Prasad Chaurasia, Birju Maharaj, and many others.

Sharat will be accompanied by Ravinder Kumar Soni

Event Info:

  • 12th December
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • SPECIAL EVENTS AREA

Morning Music

Barnali Chattopadhyay

Barnali Chattopadhyay is a singer and musician born into a musical family. Her mellifluous voice and delicate renditions shrouded with aesthetic intricacies in Thumri have earned her rave reviews. Her music also captures the essence of classical, Dadra, Kajri, Chaiti and the sphere of Ghazal, and Sufi. Her voice has been used for films, TV shows, and jingles. She has worked on international musicals  in Bangladesh and Spain, and performed on stages across the world. Her recent music single Yogi brings to life the confluence of romanticism and spirituality. Her latest work has been in the Bengali film  Asche Abar Shabor. 

Barnali will be accompanied by Debjit Patitundi

Event Info:

  • 14th December
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • SPECIAL EVENTS AREA