Abhirup Ghosh has born and brought up in a famous musical family . He inherited musical sense from his paternal grandfather Sangeetacharya Anath Nath Bose ( Banaras 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 , Pt. Kamal Bose )
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, Bhajan, Bengali Raagpradhan and Rabindra Sangeet.
Gradually , took interest on Indian Classical Instrumental Music , and finally settled as a Sitarist , under tutelage of Smt. Lalita Ghosh ( Disciple of Ustad Dhyanesh Khan , Ustad Aashish Khan ) & Sri. Purbayan Chatterjee , very well known Sitarist of present generation .
Presently Abhirup received training form living Legend Sitar Maestro & Guru Pt. Shyamal Chattopadhyay , (a senior most disciple of Ustad Md. Dabir Khan Saheb , Last descendant of Miyan Tansen of Senia Gharana & Bharat Ratna Pt. Ravi Shankar .)
Abhirup Ghosh received talim on Senia Rampur Gharana with unique combination of Dhrupadanga ( Dhrupad , Dhamar and Beenkar style ).
He got blessings from many famous Maestros of Indian Music like, Padmabibhushan Bidushi Girija Devi , Pt. Manilal Nag , Pt. Shyamal Chattopadhyay, Pt. Buddha Buddhadev Dasgupta and many others...
Apart from his music he also established himself as a painter / artist of Ancient Indian Art. His painting of " Rabi Baul " was exhibited in world art exhibition which was organized by International Society for Inter-Cultural studies and Research and received 1st Award from International Conference .
He received several awards Like -
1st International Award from World Thinkers & Poets Peace Meet 2010 , with 12th provisional World Parliament , Federation of Earth Movement & ISISAR, IIPNO ( USA ), WCPA.
Mohammed Dabir Khan Saheb Yuba Puraskar 2018
Yatrapath Cultural Society Music Festival Award
Genexx Valley Classical Music Festival Award
And many others...
Participation in Various Musical Concerts -
1st Feathers Classical Music Festival ( Kolkata )
1st Yatrapath Music Festival ( Season-1 ) 2018 at Kolkata
Shaam-e-Sufiana organised by Calcutta Karavan Musical Concert, ICCR.
Gandhar Music Festival, season- 2 ( Chennai )
Hritaal Dance Academy Basantotsav Concert, Kolkata.
Nirttyanjali Academy Classical Music Conference
Bullygunge Institute of Cultural
Genexx Valley Annual Classical Music Conference 2018.
Mohammed Dabir Khan Memorial Classical Music Festival ( Kolkata )
Television telecast at -
Channel ONE ( Divine Raga )
Mon Music Channel
SITI Cable Channel
"Ayanar Mukhomukhi" from Radiobanglanet.com ( U.K )
Concert tour in various states in Indian and Abroad....
Abhirup Ghosh is Honours Graduate in Journalism & Mass Communication under University of Calcutta
Master's ( M.A ) in Political Science from Rabindra Bharati University .