Concerts - Aakrisht

Through a combination of solo virtuoso performances and interactive dialogue between musicians and dancer, this was a rare chance to experience the very best of Hindustani classical music and dance in its purest and most enriching form.

Jaymini Chauhun (Dance)
Jaymini started her Kathak training in the UK in 1983 and now trains with Guru Pratap Pawar Ji. She brings together beauty, grace and strength in her style.

Sanju Sahai (Tabla)
Sanju is a sixth generation tabla player of the Benares gharana. He combines elements of the traditional with the contemporary, the classical with the modern, and the full spectrum of sounds in between.

Rupinder Panesar (Sitar)
Roopa Panesar is one of the most up and coming Sitarists to have emerged in England, taking guidance from the renowned UK based sitarist, Ustad Dharambir Singh.

Poulomi Chakraborty (Vocals)
Poulomi has been trained in Hindustani Classical and Semi Classical Vocal including Khayal, Thumri and Dadra. She has been selected for national Scholarship from the Ministry of Culture, Government of India.

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