ABHIRUP GHOSH (Sitar)

Contact No- 9051906979  |  Email ID- avirupghoshsitar@gmail.com D-O-B: 13-12-1992 Educataion- Graduate in Journalism and Mass Communication ( Honors ) under University of Calcutta & presently M.A final year in Political Science from Rabindra Bharati University (DDE RBU) Kolkata. Address: 795C/1 Lake Town , Block - A , Kolkata - 700089 India

Achievements:

received International Award from World Thinker's & Poet's Peace Meet 2010 with 12th provisional world parliament , federation of earth movement & international society for inter- cultural studies and research ( ISISAR)

About Me:

Abhirup Ghosh has born and brought up in a musical family. He inherited musical sense from his paternal grandfather Sangeetacharya Anath Nath Bose ( Benaras , Panjab Gharana ) who was a Legendary vocalist & Tabla player of the past and a court musician of Maharaja Chakradhar Singh in Raigarh and his uncle Tabla Legend Pt. Shyamal Bose ( Farukkabad , Panjab , Benaras and Ajrada Gharana ) , Pt. Kamal Bose ( Disciple of Ustad Amir Khan Saheb ) and Pt. Gobinda Bose renowned Tabla maestros and also from his Aunt Vidushi Shipra Bose ( Disciple of Begum Akhtar , Pt. Chinmoy Lahiri and Pt. Ravi Shankar ) a well known classical vocalist. . Abhirup was attracted in classical music from his early childhood and started his career as a classical vocalist and received talim on Dhrupad , Dhamar , Khayal , Tappa , Thumri... . Gradually , took interest on Indian Classical Instrumental Music , and finally settled as a Sitarist , under the tutelage of Sri Sujoy Bose( Disciple of Pt. Manilal Nag and Pt. Ajoy Singha Roy).....and ... Bidushi Lalita Ghosh ( who was a favorite disciple of Late Ustad Dhyanesh Khan of Senia Maihar Gharana ) & Pt. Purbayan Chatterjee , a very well known Sitarist of present generation . Presently Abhirup received training from Legendary Sitarist & Guru Pt. Shyamal Chattopadhyay , a senior most Disciple of Legendary Sitar Samrat Bharat Ratna Pt. Ravi Shankar & Ustad. Miyan Dabir Khan Saheb ( Last descendant of Miyan Tansen of Senia Gwalior ). Abhirup Ghosh received talim of Senia Gharana with unique combination of Dhrupadanga ( Dhrupad - Dhamar style ) & also Khayal and Thumri style . It was a memorable day to Abhirup When he got blessing from all time famous Sitarist Bharat Ratna Pt. Ravi Shankar . Abhirup was also blessed by Bharat Ratna Pt. Bhimsen Joshi , Sangeet Samraggi Padmabibhushan Vidushi Dr.Girija Devi of Banaras Gharana and many others. Apart from music he also established himself as a painter/ artist of Ancient Indian Art. His painting of " RABI BAUL " was exhibited in the world art exhibition which was organized by International Society for Inter-Cultural studies and Research and received the best award. Later on he stood first in India for his painting of " BRAHMABIHARA " based on Goutam Buddha and received his awarded from World Thinker's and Poets Peace Meet 2010 , with 12th Provisional World Parliament , Federation of Earth Movement. Abhirup is Graduate in Journalism and Mass Communication ( Honors ) under University of Calcutta & presently M.A final year in Political Science from Rabindra Bharati University (DDE RBU) Kolkata.