Monday, Sep 26, 2022

Hindustani classical music


‘A lot of the English music I sang was inspired from Hindustani classical’: Amit Chaudhuri

January 04, 2022 12:56 pm

The author and musician on his latest music album, Seventeen, which travels back in time

Pune: Startup that’s on a mission to take Hindustani classical music to the world

March 09, 2021 12:31 pm

Ragya, which started as a free-to-listen streaming copyright-free music from the Internet Archive switched to being a subscription-based service on Diwali day in October, with support and content from artistes and a couple of music archives.

'He was a man of few words': Namrata Gupta Khan says of father-in-law Ghulam Mustafa Khan

January 28, 2021 4:03 pm

Namrata decodes the relevance of her debut book, and what it meant for her to marry into a musical family where her father-in-law became her good friend

New online series on Indian classical music features young artistes performing at unusual venues

December 13, 2020 11:13 am

The inaugural episode of 'Now Hear Us' also offers some glimpses into the musicians' life as it shows Modak picking up his accompanists after leaving his Borivali home.

The connection between artistes and audience is surreal during e-concerts: Singer Nirali Kartik

June 29, 2020 6:20 pm

The Hindustani classical vocalist speaks about the changing scenario of concerts, the importance of riyaz, her lockdown initiative for budding musicians, and the future of her band ‘Maati Baani’.

Watch: Musicians around the world perform virtually on Pandit Ravi Shankar's birth centenary

April 09, 2020 1:49 pm

Daughter Anoushka Shankar and classical musicians from around the world who were Pandit Ravi Shankar's students came up with a special performance from their homes, and delighted music lovers everywhere.

The Trialogue Company's play Tansen echoes the trials of the famed musician in Akbar's court

July 03, 2019 8:20 am

A melange of dance, drama and live music comprising dhrupad, qawwali and khayal gayaki, the play chronicles Tansen’s birth to Parvati and Makarand after many prayers, near Gwalior.

Musical geniuses Amaan and Ayaan Ali Bangash refuse award due to lack of consent

June 22, 2018 4:50 pm

Sarod players Amaan Ali Bangash and Ayaan Ali Bangash refused to receive the Ustad Bismillah khan Yuva Puruskar 2017 because they felt not taking their consent before announcing their names in the category was offensive.

Music Comes Home to Stay

April 12, 2018 1:56 am

By inviting masters of Hindustani classical music to perform at an annual baithak, a Delhi family seeks to keep a tradition alive.

Notes to the City

June 09, 2015 5:19 pm

A collaborative project showcases the significance of a Mumbai neighbourhood in the history of Hindustani classical music.