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Shri Sanjay Chakrabarti - M1090

Discipline: Bhajan, Dhrupad, Harmonium , Khayal, Raag Prodhan, Thumri/Dadra/Chaiti/Kajri/Jhula
ICPA
  • This teacher haven't scheduled any class.
  • US$ 80 per class
  • creatorsanjoy@gmail.com
  • +91 9830912466
  • www.acharyasanjay.com

Biodata

Acharya Sanjay Chakrabarti, at the age of fourteen was accepted as a National Scholar of thumri, the most intricate section of  North Indian Classical Vocal Music.Eventually,he ended up in two grad courses(physiology and bengali literature).

From early eighties to nineties, Sanjay was very much busy with accompanying harmonium with the Legends like Ustad Mallikarjun Mansoor, Pandit Bhimshen Joshi, Ustad Zakir Hussain,Vidushi Kishori Amonkar ,Vidushi Girija Devi, Pandit Ajay Chakraborty ( his elder brother )and many more. While accompanying them Sanjay achieved  the gems from their Raga-renditions of almost all the Gharanas of North Indian Classical Music.
This is a great privilege towards making of his own individual style of khyal and thumri singing,along with the higher capacity of teaching the students of different gharanas in terms of their different physical and mental attitudes & categories.

At a very tender age, Sanjay started writting and making compositions  of modern and ragashroyee songs. Which were Sung by the renowned artists like Asha Bhonsle, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Shaan, Kunal Ganjawala,Sunidhi chauhan of  Mumbai,and femous artists of kolkata like pt.Ajay Chakrabarti, pt. Arun Bhaduri, Nachiketa, Shrikanta Acharya,Shriradha Bandopadhyay, Haimanti Shukla and many others.

Then "PRAKRIT"(collection of thumries) in his own voice. people accepted his renditions a lot.
Now, as a regular vocal-artist of television Sanjay became very much involve with singing khyal,thumri,bhajan etc.

Very recently his invention "PRAAN SANGEET" ( the science of better living ) has also earned huge public interest.