Sang in Kothrud at the invitation of Dr. Vikas Kashalkar of Lalit Kala Kendra, Pune University at a private concert arranged by him and Dr. Anjali Malkar of Bharti Vidyapeeth, Pune. The main intention of the concert was to showcase the musicality inherent in traditional (gharandaaz) compositions and gayaki of the Jaipur gharana for students of music and music lovers who may not have had an opportunity to listen to uncommon raagaas in the Jaipur gharana repertoire. I presented two variants of Dhanashri (Bhimpalasi ang and Multani ang), Maalwi and concluded with a popular composition in raag Des.Read More
Had a wonderful concert at Pune Gandharva Mahavidyalaya on Jan 10th 2016. Rohit Marathe and Nilesh Randive provided accompaniment on Harmonium and Tabla. The concert was co-sponsored by “Swarayan” and Gandharva Mahavidyalaya of Pune.
Sang Nanad, Savani Kalyan and Bahar.Read More
Had a wonderful concert hosted by Shri Vijay Khare at Somerset, Powai, Mumbai on September 5th, 2015. This was a private concert with about 50 music lovers in attendance. Rajprasad Dharmadhikari and Niranjan Lele provided excellent accompaniment on the Tabla and Harmonium respectively.
Some excerpts from the 3 hour concert are provided below.
Performed in the Anwat Raag Mahotsav, an annual event organized in memory of my Guru, Pt. Ratnakar Pai. Presented Raagas Jaun-Bahar and Sukhiya Bilawal. Siddhesh Bicholkar and Yati Bhagwat provided Harmonium and Tabla accompaniment respectively.Read More
Our program on Aneka-madhyam raagas “Madhyam Rang” received high praise when we presented in various venues in Maharashtra, India during August and September, 2015. We presented the program in Deval Gayan Samaj in Kolhapur, Ravalnath Devasthan in Kasal, sangeet Abhyaas Vibhag of Vidarbha College of Arts and Science in Amravati and Chandrapur Music Circle, Chandrapur. All the programs were very well attended, expecially in Kolhapur, where the audiences overflowed outside the auditorium.Read More
Shri Vishwas Shirgaonkar