Fri 30 Sep Seven Hills - The Gundecha Brothers!!! (Dhrupad vocal)

I highly recommend this - Indian music lovers MUST go!!!

Rahim's School of Music

Sur Singaar

An evening of Hindustani Classical Music Concert


The Gundecha Brothers - Dhrupad (Vocal)

Shubha Sankaran – Surbahar (instrumental)

Pakhawaj Accompaniment By Akhilesh Gundecha

(in financial aid of Indian Fine Arts School, Lalitha Kala Bharathi)

Umakant and Ramakant, prominently known as Gundecha Brothers are one of India’s leading exponents of the Dhrupad style of music and the most active young performers of Dhrupad in India and international circuits.

Received their conventional university education and learned the Dhrupad vocal art under the renowned Dhrupad vocalist Ustad Zia Fariduddin Dagar and Ustad Zia Mohiuddin Dagar (the distinguished performer of Rudra Veena) in Dhrupad Kendra Bhopal. The Brothers received national Fellowship (1993) by Govt. of Madhaya Pradesh and Daga Gharana Award by Mewar Foundation (2001). Performed at many important International music festivals and institutions in Europe, U.S.A, Australia, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, Bangladesh, U.A.E etc.

Akhilesh Gundecha, the youngest of the Gundecha Brothers, will accompany Umakant and Ramakant on the Pakhawaj, Mrs Shubha & Dr Rashpi on Tanpura. Akhilesh Gundecha is a prominent Pakhawaj Player of India and learned this art from Pandit Shrikant Mishra and Raja Chhatrapati Singh Jundeo. Mrs Shubha Sankaran will be presenting a solo performance of Sur Bahar, which she learnt from Ustad Imrat Khan.

Venue: The Clearview Centre, 3 Clearview Tce, Seven Hills

Date: Friday 30 September 2005 - 8.00pm

Tickets: $30.00, limited seating, so please book early

Light refreshments will be on sale at reasonable prices from 7.00pm

For tickets please contact:

Mr Rahim Zullah: 0414988907 or 32001604 (A/H)

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