Ananda Dhwani presents Whitefield Music Festival -- Special Edition (Rare & Unique Jugalbandi Series)
Date: November 17 & 18, 2018
Time: 5 pm onwards
Venue: Inner Circle Ground, Whitefield
Day 1 - November 17
- Vid. Mysore Manjunath (Carnatic Violin) & Ud. Muraad Ali Jugalbandi (Sarangi) -- accompanied by Pt. Ojas Adhiya (Tabla), Vid. Bangalore Praveen (Mridangam), Vid. Somnath Roy (Ghatam)
- Kathakali & Chhau Jugalbandi -- Directed & Choreographed by Vid. Prabal Gupta (Supported by Banglanatok.com)
Day 2 - November 18
- Dr. Suma Sudhindra (Veena) & Pt. Prabir Bhattacharya (Sitar) Jugalbandi -- accompanied by Pt. Subhankar Banerjee (Tabla), Vid. K. U. Jayachandra Rao (Mridangam), Vid. Giridhar Udupa (Ghatam)
- Jasrangi Concert by Pta. Ashwini Vide Deshpande & Pt. Sanjeev Abhayankar -- accompanied by Rohit Mujumdar (Tabla), Ajinkya Joshi (Tabla), Milind Kulkarni (Harmonium), Abhinay Ravande (Harmonium).
"It was wonderful to do this concert.I loved the way you all conducted the festival with so much of passion . Here wishing you all good luck in your future endeavours."
Dr. Suma Sudhindra
"We enjoyed performing in front of a discerning audience and in a well organised event. Will be a pleasure to remain associated with your activities in the future."
Pandit Sanjeev Abhyankar
"The whitefield music festival was an amazing experience - kudos to the organising team. Can’t imagine the huge effort and coordination 👍🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻Beautiful stage and elegant set up, excellent planning and arrangements and such a treat to hear the jugalbandi by so many artists. So special for the local community to have this right in their midst and it was great to see so many kids enjoying the performances. Way to go — please keep them coming."
--- Kiran Bhatia ,former United Nations
"Awesome arrangement. Loved the program. Heartfelt congratulations to the entire team. My respect for your team is constantly moving upwards."
--- Shashi, Sarani
"It was really a new experience for me in nut shell."
--- Bangalore Kathakali Centre.
"Great work Ananda Dhwani .. we need more such Fests all over..! "
--- Anindita Sen
" That was a pleasant evening with Anand Dwani 😍"
--- Ramya Nagraj
"Thank you Anand Dhwani for such life time program organized so well. May maataa Saraswati bless all. And to the person, dreamer, Pandit Prabir Bhattacharya ji...Hats off. Your dream came true.... Witnessing such program was something like knocking the door of heaven of music."
--- Pradhan Sir, Tabla artiste
"It was indeed a blissful experience to be a part of this audience today. Thoroughly enjoyed. Thanks to Sir and each one of you for putting this together."
--- Dr Neha, Dentist
"Great artist lineup by Anand Dhwani and well organised. It was heartening to see the crowd for a classical concert."
--- Uma Smaran, Kalanjali
"🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 to the Ananda Dhwani team. It is a dream come true for Whitefield music lover."
--- Shashi, Dance enthusiast
"Thank you for arranging this wonderful music festival, so close to home"
--- Chandrima Sanyal Datta, Classical musician
"Yesterday program was amazing."
--- Prajapathi Tabla player, Puttaparthi
"Many congratulations on another outstanding edition of Whitefiled Music Festival "
--- Ram ,Whitefield Rising
"So happy to see the glimpses performances sir. Wishing the same continues today too. 💐💐"
---Mrs Jyotsna from USA
Thank you for enthralling us with your music, we were indeed blessed to be a part of it. Wishing success to Ananda Dhwani and your continuous efforts to take music to greater heights. It feels good to see hindustani classical music in safe and able hands as you pass it on to the next generation 🙏🙏🙏