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Music for the Mind & Soul: Sanjay Guha & Pandit Ramesh Misra
Sat 24 June 2017, 13:00 – 15:00 BST
Continuing the Jugalbandi theme, Milapfest’s long-running Music for the Mind and Soul concert series brings to the stage a unique performance by sitarist Sanjay Guha and Saarangi maestro Pandit Ramesh Misra. They will be accompanied on stage by Milapfest’s Artist in Residence, Kousic Sen.
Sanjay Guha is one of the most established Sitar artists in the arena of Indian classical music, belonging to the Maihar-Senia Gharana tradition. Sanjay is a soulful sitarist who brings peace and solace to the minds of connoisseurs and novices alike.
A master of one of the most diffult and unique string instrument, Sarangi maestro, Pandit Ramesh Misra, is renowned for his high aesthetic sense and artistic sensibilities along with his inner soft nature, which has given him recognition both at home and abroad as an eminent soloist as well as an adept accompanist.
Sanjay and Ramesh are accompanied by Kousic Sen, a tabla player whose intense and energetic performances add a new dimension to the traditional concert experience. His rhythmic mastery has become known around the globe through his performances with leading musicians in many of the world’s most famous venues.