2019 Event Calendar
IMS Houston presents a Sitar performance by Josh Feinberg, a disciple of the late Ustad Ali Akhbar Khan. He will be accompanied on Tabla by Amit Kavtekar - a disciple of Late Ustaad Allah Rakha Saheb and Ustaad Zakir Hussian. Raised in a musical family, Josh was introduced to music through classical piano at four years old and later, the bass at eight. As Josh entered adolescence he became increasingly dedicated to music and improvisation. He began studying jazz and…
We present a two-part program opening with the emerging young vocalist, Arati Kundalkar, and closing with a Tabla solo by none other than Pt. Yogesh Samsi, one of the world's leading Tabla players and an incomparable soloist! Arati Kundalkar is an emerging talent in Hindustani classical music. She is one of the young torch bearers of 'Kirana Gharana.' Arati started learning classical music at the age of 9 from Smt. Leelatai Gharpure. She picked up the nuances of Kirana Gayki…
IMS Houston presents a vocal performance by Mrs. Bharati Pratap accompanied by Jagadeesh Kurthakoti on Tabla and Sarang Kulkarni on Harmonium. A torch bearer of the Agra Gharana, Smt. Bharathi Prathap is a graded artiste of All India Radio and Doordarshan. She has learnt from prominent gurus - Shri. Marutirao Inamdar, Pt. Ramarao V. Naik, and is currently under the tutelage of a doyenne of the Agra Gharana, Vidushi Lalith J. Rao.