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Honorary Coordinator , Pandit Vijay Kichlu

Pandit Vijay Kichlu, a Master of Arts from the University of Allahbad, has a unique combination of executive ability and artistry. As the mastermind and executive director of the revolutionary institution, Sangeet Research Academy, Pandit Vijay Kichlu is totally committed to Indian classical music, its propagation and preservation. Although he did not take music as a profession, Pandit Vijay Kichlu has been recognized as a leading vocalist of the Agra gharana, having been trained under the tutelage of the Dagar Brothers and later Ustad Latafat Hussain Khan. An erudite musician and a very fluent speaker, Pandit Vijay Kichlu holds fame in musicological circles all over the world. His lecture-demonstrations and compact workshops are pleasantly enlightening for the listener and participant. He has been granted Honorary Citizenship of the State of Maryland and the City of Baltimore in appreciation of his efforts in promoting Indian Classical music in the USA.


Omkar Dadarkar
Hindustani Vocal www.omkardadarkar.com
accompanied by Aditya Kalyanpur - Tabla

Prathik Shrivastava
Hindustani - Sarod
accompanied by Subhajyoti Guha - Tabla www.subhajyoti.com/home.htm

Ganesh and Kumaresh ensemble
Guest artiste - Arup Chatterjee - Tabla http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arup_Chattopadhyay

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