19 Oct 2019
Sublime Sitar by Padma Bhushan Pandit Budhaditya Mukherjee
At Aga Khan Musuem
Raag-Mala Music Society of Toronto
Raag-Mala Toronto, in partnership with the Aga Khan Museum, is proud to present a sitar recital by Pandit Budhaditya Mukherjee at the Aga Khan Museum on Saturday, October 19th at 7:30 pm.
Pandit Budhaditya Mukherjee is one the best-loved sitarist in India today and was recently awarded “Padma Bhushan”, the third-highest civilian award, by the Government of India. He received his training in sitar and surbahar from his illustrious father, Late Pandit Bimalendu Mukherjee, a doyen of the Imdadkhani Gharana. Over an illustrious career, Pandit ji has received numerous awards, including the Sangeet Natak Akademi award in 2010. He has performed in many countries around the world and was the first musician ever to perform in the House of Commons, London in June 1990.
Pandit ji will present a program of evening raags and lighter melodies, with his long-time accompanist Sri Soumen Nandy on Tabla.
Tickets: $40, $30 (10% Member discount)
Limited number of $ 20 tickets for full time students with valid id
Information: Manoshi (416-276-5616) Rishi (647-521-3816)