Date(s) - 06/08/2016
Alliance Francaise de Bangalore
CONCERT: Vidushi Bharati Vaishampayan
6.30 pm | 6th of August | Alliance Française auditorium
Sursagar in association with Alliance Française Bangalore invites you to an evening concert under the Music Discourse series on Saturday the 6th of August, 2016 @ 6.30 pm.
Hindustani Classical Vocal recital by Vidushi Bharati Vaishampayan (of Jaipur-Atrauli Gharana )
Accompanied on the Tabla by (her son) Pandit Kedar Vaishampayan and on the Harmonium by Dr. Ravindra Katoti
Concluding with Music Discourse between the artistes and the audience.
Entry Free. All are Welcome.
About Dr. Mrs. Bharati Vaishampayan
Born on 1st January 1954, in a family having a keen interest in music, Dr. Bharati Vaishampayan received her training in Hindustani classical music under Shri Chintubua Mhaiskar, Pandit Sudhakarbua Digrajkar and Pandit Nivruttibua Sarnaik. She also imbibed the Light-Classical forms of Thumri and Dadra under the guidance of Shri Baburao Joshi.
Dr. Bharati completed her M.A. (Music) from S.N.D.T. University, Mumbai in 1982. She has been honoured with the Sangeet Pravin (Doctorate in Music) by Gandharva Mahavidyalaya in 1985.
As a vocalist of the Jaipur-Atrauli gharana, she has performed in numerous prestigious concerts and festivals in various cities. She has broadcast widely for AIR since the year 1972 and has been honoured by “Top “grade award in Classical and A grade inLight-Classical categories. She also has to her credit a number of special programmes and lecture-demonstrations on the rare and lesser performed Raagas of Hindustani music.
She is involved in the propogation of the Hindustani music tradition to the next generation as Professor and Head of Department of Music of Shivaji University. She has visited many universities as expert for specialised lecture-demonstrations and refresher courses. She is working as Guide for Ph.D students.8 students have awarded Ph.D under her guidence.
She has been awarded the title of “Gaan Hira” by S.N.D.T. University, Mumbai.