Thursday, August 23, 2018

Aug 25th : Hindustani Classical and Haveli Sangeet By Pt.Rattan Mohan Sharma





Accompanied by-
Tabla: Satish Tare
Harmonium: Manoj Tamhankar
Pt Rattan Mohan Sharma is disciple and nephew of Pt. Jasraj.
He is one of the highest selling recording artist ever in Spiritual and Devotional categories. His trendsetting albums such as "Gayatri Mantra" have sold over half a million copies world over.
His Rajstani folk songs have won the hearts of many music lovers, one of which is on youtube:
Jugalbandi with Shankar Mahadevan: 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ExN4fJpZoAo

Rajasthan Haveli Sangeet came into existence during Invaders/ rulers destroyed temples then resilient population of Shekhawati decided to take the statues from Temple to rich Havelis / Sahukaar and thus started devotional Haveli Sangeet traditions under their patronage in the evenings at private homes that nobody could object.


Pt. Jasraj resurrected this form of music and made it popular. Check the video below 
Rattanji has received several awards but the closest to his heart is the title of "Badshaah-e-Taraana". Check out his taraanas.
Tickets:
General $20,
Preferred $30,
VIP (Assigned seats) $40

Venue:
ICC, 525 Los Coches St, Milpitas, CA 95035

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