"AWARD OF EXCELLENCE"


Indrajit Banerjee - A marvelous multi -instrumental solo artist Sitarist Indrajit Banerjee is one of the leading exponents of the Maihar Gharana under the guidance of Pt. Malinal Nag and Pt. Kartick Kumar. He was born in a musical family, unique due to the large number of accomplished artists in Hindustani Classical Music. Indrajit's music, and creative individuality. Indrajit has a special touch on Sitar combined with technical virtuosity and sensitivity. Presently he teaches in Rhythm and Raag (an Institute for Indian Performing Arts) in Chicago for the spring and fall semesters and summer in Samhati (France) and in Kolkata India. His highly acclaimed instructional DVD's are distributed worldwide.



WORLD MUSIC AWARD NIGHT

on Dec 2nd @ 6.30 pm

Venue:

Center for Spiritual Living

4685 Lakeside Dr, Reno, NV  89509​

"SRIJAN MUSIC EXCELLENCE AWARD"


Gourisankar Karmakar  - A leading tabla Maestro of the present generation under the guidance of  Shiv Sankar Karamkar and  Pt. Sankha Chatterjee. He is an A grade artist of All India Radio and Television. He has toured internationally for the last 24 years and has performed with many eminent musicians. In 2008 he established the School of Indian Percussion and Music in Austin, Texas where he regularly teaches.


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Performing Artists:


 Gourisankar Karmakar (Tabla)

 Indrajit Banerjee (Sitar)


 Above all an evergreen performance by              DALLAS SMITH & SUSAN MAZER

Their combined sound is symphonic and rich in musical expression and sonority.  Dallas is a pioneer in the performance and development of the electronic wind synthesizer, having naturally expanded his interest to the newer technologies that allowed him to move around all musical genres with unprecedented creativity and expertise. As a classical harpist, Susan performed with the Detroit Symphony, the English Royal Ballet, and under the batons of Sexton Ehling, Paul Paray, Robert Shaw, and other great conductors. 



WORLD MUSIC AWARD NIGHT