December 01, 2023 04:58 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
Canada reaches deal with tech giant Google over Online News Act | All-party meeting on Dec 2 ahead of Parliament's winter session | Exit polls predict advantage BJP in Rajasthan, MP; Cong gains in Telangana, retains Chhattisgarh; Mizoram heads for hung house | US files charges against Indian man for alleged bid to kill Khalistani terrorist | In a setback for Delhi govt, Supreme Court clears Centre's proposal to extend 6-month extension for top officer
Musical legends Anup Jalota and Pandit Prodyut Mukherjee harmonize at IPAF's monsoon extravaganza IPAF

Musical legends Anup Jalota and Pandit Prodyut Mukherjee harmonize at IPAF's monsoon extravaganza

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 21 Sep 2023, 11:24 pm

New Delhi/IBNS: Captivating musical performances featuring two legendary artists, Anup Jalota and Pandit Prodyut Mukherjee, was recently organized by the International Performing Arts Festival (IPAF) at the Delhi Kamani Auditorium. 

The event, part of the "Ritu Chakra Megh Barso Re" Monsoon Festival, showcased the essence of Indian classical and contemporary music.

Anup Jalota, known as the Bhajan Samrat, began the evening with a soul-stirring rendition of the famous bhajan "Aisi Lagi Lagan," followed by Krishna Bhajans such as "Achyutam Keshavam Krishna Damodaram," "Rang De Chunariya," and "Shyam Teri Bansi."

The performance culminated with the timeless Ghazal "Aaj Jaane Ki Zid Na Karo."

Grammy Jury Member and GiMA Award Winner, Pandit Prodyut Mukherjee, joined Anup Jalota on stage, showcasing his unique mouth drumming and tabla skills in a performance titled "Movement of Two Trains Traveling Side by Track." 

Throughout the concert, both artists engaged the audience, encouraging them to participate by singing along, creating a vibrant and memorable experience.

The festival also honored Dr. Khushboo Panchal, a renowned Kathak dancer and youthful influence, with the Nritya Ratan Youth Icon Award, presented by Hon. Justice Pankaj Mithal, Supreme Court of India, and Mr. Shyam Pandey, Founder & CEO of IPAF.

The International Performing Arts Festival (IPAF) continues to promote India's cultural heritage and unity through the arts, bringing the best of Indian performing arts to a global audience.

The performance by Anup Jalota and Pandit Prodyut Mukherjee showcased the enduring impact of these musical legends on the world of music.