This event is streaming online
Sat, 26 March 2022
08:00PM - 09:30PM (EDT)
Dr. Pradip Chakraborty was born in Kolkata in 1944. He has been playing and learning sitar since
childhood. His first teacher was his uncle Anath Chakrabarti, who was a well known musician.
He also took lessons from the famous sitarist Amiyakanti Bhattacharya.
Later he became the disciple of Pandit Ravi Shankar. Under his valuable guidance he became a
successful sitarist. He has played sitar on All India Radio and in many musical festivals
throughout India. He also a received a Ph. D. from Gandharva Mahavidyalaya in Mumbai
for his research work.
At present, he is teaching classical instrumental music and has dedicated his life to the
development of Indian classical Music.