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Indian classical music

Shailaja Khanna | Surprise! Indian classical music now has young ears

The new listener gives standing ovations with alacrity; but is not hesitant to walk out if the performance does not arrest his attention

28 May 2023 12:05 AM

Benarasi Tradition

In chaotic times what could be better than allowing the tranquility of Purab Ang Gayaki to calm you.

17 Apr 2019 1:11 AM

Tune in Harmony

This musical duo were launched into the spotlight after they became a hit at a recent concert.

02 Apr 2019 1:03 AM

Following the classical instinct

American sitar player Josh Feinberg represents the growing diversity of Hindustani music.

30 Jan 2019 12:19 AM

Song, dance and Aradhana: An ode to Purandara Dasa & Thyagaraja

The Sabha’s annual Music & Dance Festival is their way of giving a tribute to Purandara Dasa and Thyagaraja.

26 Jan 2019 2:07 AM


From Brahms to Brahmins

Indian classical music in particular shares this unsavoury feature with its Western counterpart.

21 Nov 2018 12:05 AM

Salt, pepper and the Beatles

For keen ears, music is not a performance. It’s a way of perceiving the world.

20 Sep 2017 2:39 AM

A 10th generation vocal tradition

As Ustad Rashid Khan explained, one has to work very hard to achieve one’s own musical identity.

17 Jul 2017 4:43 AM

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan meets, gifts his book to Modi

In the book, the Ustad has written about Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Pt Ravi Shankar, and other legendary artists of Indian classical music.

13 Jun 2017 5:22 PM

Brooklyn package

Priya Darshini straddles her various creative interests with ease and tops it with philanthropy.

15 May 2017 12:15 AM