Our Scholars Perform
Koushik was a scholar of the Academy for nearly 13 years, training under Pt. Arun Bhaduri initially, then under Pt. K.G.Ginde and finally, under Pt. Sunil Bose. The recipient of several awards, Koushik is currently a regular artiste of All India Radio & Television and an empanelled artiste of Indian Council For Cultural Relations. He is on the Music faculty in Future Hope School, Kolkata and is attached as a teacher & examiner of "The Dover Lane Music Conference Kolkata". He has started a Live Classical Vocal class , "Gyan Vani" on FM Radio and has also been invited to participate on prominent radio and TV shows in Paris and Kolkata. He also runs his own music school, Manindra Sangeet Tirtha.
This is an excerpt from his recent recital at SRA, on July 29, 2012. Accompanying him were Bivesh Sanghai on tabla and Rupashree Bhattacharya on harmonium.