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Our Story

The Ananda Dhwani Music Trust primarily focusses on the treasures of Classical Music. It will bring forth the joys of classical music through performances, talent searches and furthering education and training.

Our Goals

Organize world class concerts
Organize talent hunts
Training camps
Continued training
Facilitate musicians to pursue education
Publish educational and training materials

Our Inspiration

Sitar maestro Late Pandit Deepak Choudhury

 The idea of Ananda Dhwani Music Trust has been originated from the Raga Anandhwani, creation of Sitar Maestro Late Pandit Deepak Choudhury Ji. Anandhwani Raga is Blending of Two different Ragas one has taken from Carnatic Style of Music called Hamsadhwani and another from Hindustani Style of Music called Anandi Kalyan.

Pandit Deepak Choudhury Ji is our inspiration, through his student and grand students this will be carry  forwarded generation after generations to come. Our Heartfelt Pranams to Pandit Deepak Choudhury Ji.

He was the foremost disciple of Sitar maestro par excellence Pandit Ravi Shankar. He was a faculty Department of Instrumental Music , Rabindra Bharati University Kolkata.

Meet the Team

Inspirational people behind this incredible effort.

Sangeet Ratna Prabir Bhattacharya

Founder And Guru

Prabir Bhattacharya, is a Gold Medalist in M.A. (Music) from Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata and currently pursuing PhD degree from same University.

Mrs. Ishita Datta

Trustee

An economist and market research professional, she found her true calling in Music. Trained in Hindustani vocal music she prefers to facilitate rather than perform.

She is passionate about creating a platform for talented young musicians.

Sushanta Mukherjee

Trustee

He was General manager at Cottage Industries in Govt. of India . Then started working in "Tarang" as a director. He also plays Mohan Veena under hos Guru sri Viswa Mohan Bhatt. Now he continues learning under Guru Prabir bhattacharya. His main interests are in Indian handicrafts, classical and folk music.

Saikat Karmakar

Trustee

A melophile from bottom of his heart and an alumnus of IIT Khargpur. He is an ex scientist of Ministry of Defense, Govt of India, working with the prestigious project of Indian Light Combat Aircraft- 'TEJAS'. He is a trained violinist.

Active Members

Gargi Bhattacharya

Volunteers Management

Gargi Bhattacharya, M.A.in History, works as Teacher in Shanti Juniors School, Bangalore. She has been an active member of Ananda Dhwani since it’s ince

Dr. Seemanthini Desai

Compere par Excellence

Indranil Biswas

Event Organizer

Nilanjan Dutta

Tabla Artist , Signatory Authority of the Trust

Dipankar Chatterjee

Marketing and Logistics

Soma Ray

Volunteers and Event Venue Management

Priyabrata Goswami

A Tabla Player

Sangeet Ratna award from Bangiyo Sangeet Parishad, Kolkata. He has learned tabla lessons from Guru Sri Dilip Mukherjee. Currently he works in De Sales Music Academy , Bangalore.

 

Sonia Mahajan

Volunteer

Mrinal Das

Volunteer

Sandeep Mitra

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