Pt. Rajeev Janardan is an exponent of Hindustani Classical Music and recognised as one of the greatest Sitar & Surbahar players of his generation.

True inheritors

While Rajeev Janardan showcased his mettle at Uttaradhikar Festival, Pandit Venkatesh Kumar’s effortless singing was evident at 5th Guru M. L. Koser Music & Dance Festival

Uttaradhikar Festival of the Raza Foundation showcases talent of young artistes of the Generation Next. They are worthy disciples of eminent Gurus, who have proved themselves worthy inheritors of the classical music and dance tradition, bequeathed by their respective teachers. The sitar recital by Rajeev Janardan, disciple of Pt. Arvind Parikh and Kathak by Rupanshi Kashyap, disciple of Guru Kumudini Lakhia, presented at the Stein auditorium of India Habitat Centre on the inaugural evening, seemed to have claimed the inheritance with dedication and single minded sadhana or hard work. >> READ MORE