The Bhavan presents..... Hindustani Vocal Concert by Pandit Santanu Bandopadhyay
Tickets: £10, £7.50
Timings:Sat 6 May, 6.30pm
Hailing from Calcutta, Santanu is the sole torch bearer of the famed Bishnupur Gharana, the only HIndustani Vocal Gharana of Bengal. Son of renowned Sangeetacharya Amiya Ranjan Bandyopadhyay and grandson of Sangeetacharya Satyakinkar Bandyopadhyay of the Bishnupur Gharana, Santanu was a noted prodigy. Born into a family of glorious musical tradition, music was something that came naturally to Santanu. As a child he spent hours at riaz (practise) to attain standards that the stalwarts in his family had set. Today, Santanu Bandyopadhyay, the hindustani classical vocalist directly represent the 6th generation of Bishnupur Gharana.
'He will be accompaniment by Pt Rajkumar Misra on Tabla.'