SummerSchoolShowcases - Hindustani Vocal - Pt Dr. Nagaraj Rao Havaldar
Accompanied by Pt Rajkumar Misra on Tabla, Upcoming Artist TBC
Tickets: £10, £7.50
Timings: Concert: Sat 22 July, 5pm
Havaldar is a disciple of Madhava Gudi, himself a prime disciple of the Kirana scion Bhimsen Joshi. He is also a disciple of Panchakshari Swami Mattigatti, a senior disciple of Mallikarjun Mansur, of the Jaipur-Atrauli Gharana.
During his study for "Sangeetha Ratna", a six-year degree course in Hindustani Classical Music from Karnataka University, Dharwad, Karnataka, he studied under Mallikarjun Mansur (the Head of the Department of Music), and luminaries like Panchakshari Swami Mattigatti, Pandit Basavaraj Rajaguru (Kirana), Pandit Sangameshwar Gurav (Kirana) and Dr. B.D. Pathak who were faculty members.