Date: Fri, 2011/06/03 – 7:15pm
Artiste Rahul Bharadwaj – Baritone & Rebecca Thomas – Piano.
Baritone Rahul Bharadwaj: has been trained in opera & western classical performance in Michigan, U.S. He is currently based in Bangalore for a short hiatus before continuing his training in Europe. A long time resident of Bangalore, He has been trained extensively in Hindustani Classical vocal music during his early years & has been part of several performances. He has designed & facilitated music appreciation workshops, composed soundtracks for theater productions & acted in several productions. He has also performed with several bands over the years.
In the last five years, Rahul has studied & performed exclusively in the Western Classical tradition, with a focus on art song & opera repertoire. As a solo baritone he has performed from early music to contemporary art song in both sacred & secular settings. His most recent performance was Orpheus & Other Lovers in April – a solo recital with collaborative accompanist Chris Williams.