Arup Sen Gupta
Arup met the accomplished Tabla player Sri Subhen Chatterjee of Calcutta who soon became his friend as well as musical teacher and advisor. Subhen Chatterjee is the seniormost disciple of renowned and world famous Tabla Maestro Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri. Since the mid 90`s Arup has also been receiving additional training from Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri.
As a musician of the Maihar Gharana (style) of Hindustani classical music, Arjun’s playing is based on the music of Maestro Ali Akbar Khan. He has developed innovative sitar techniques inspired by the Maestro’s style, and is also influenced by sitarist Nikhil Banerjee. As a composer, Arjun has written commissioned works for documentary film, opera, and live performing arts, and has arranged numerous works of Indian classical music for ensembles of both Indian and non-Indian instrumentation.
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Tickets can be purchased at the concert venue before the performance or online.
The ticket price is 300 CZK, children under 12 years have free admission.
Arjun Verma / Sitar
Arjun teaches sitar and North Indian Classical Music at the Ali Akbar College of Music and the East-West School of Music. As a composer, Arjun has written commissioned works for documentary film, opera, and live performing arts, and has arranged numerous works of Indian classical music for ensembles of both Indian and non-Indian instrumentation.Read more
Florian Schiertz / Tabla
Florian has conducted tabla workshops e.g. for the ‚Schlagzeugklasse‘ of Prof. Peter Sadlo of The University of Music and Performing Arts Munich. He is the author of a treatise for drum-kit entitled ‚tablaisches drumset spiel‘. He composed ‚tablapiece‘ in modern music notation – the system is using a five line staff – based on the piano composition ‚Toccata for John Roos‘ by Surendran Reddy.Read more
Sargam – Indian classical music society originated at the beginning of 2018 as a non-governmental non-profit organization organized severals concerts showing beauty of Indian music.
With the financial support of