Odissi, which is one of the eight classical dance forms of India is considered as the oldest surviving dance form of India and it is awe-inspiring that one of the greatest in this field, Padmashree Ranjana Gauhar is directing her way to continue this legacy through her live mesmerising performance during INNOVISION 2k14, showcasing the glorious intricacies of this traditional classical dance form through her own distinctive style.
Vishwa Mohan Bhatt also known as Pandit V. M. Bhatt born on July 12, 1950 is the very prestigious Grammy-winning Hindustani classical music diva who plays the Mohan Veena or the slide guitar. He was an academically and musically gifted child. He happens to be destined for a musical career. Pt. Vishwa Mohan dwells in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
From time immemorial, India has been well known for its varied dance forms. Among them, Bharatanatyam has been one of the most famous and popular classical dance forms and has captured the imagination of art lovers for centuries.
The Ghatam is a percussion instrument used in the Carnatic music of South India. It is one of the most ancient percussion instruments of South India. And Vikku Vinayakram is hugely credited with popularizing the ghatam across the globe.
It is often said that the simple and sweet sounding flute is one of the most difficult musical instruments to master. But Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia weaves out melodious tunes through this simple hollow piece of wood with unparalleled dexterity and smoothness.