SAAZ AUR AWAZ – An Exclusive Percussion Festival

Dhwani Academy initiated Saaz Aur Awaz – a unique concept, a concert with Indian Classical Music with a dedicated day for Percussion on different genres of music, in memory of Pandit Jnan Prakash Ghosh for last 12 years.  Prominent artistes of Indian classical Music have performed in these festivals; Pandit Ulhas Kashalkar, Pandit Anindo Chatterjee, Vidushi Kalyani Roy, Pandit Budhaditya Mukherjee, Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma, Pandit Ronu Majudar, Pandit Tarun Bhattacharya and many more, along with the young and upcoming music aspirants, in a house full of music lovers and connoisseurs.

The Academy also presents Visually impaired music Students Scholarships holders as its beneficent agenda, along with their ensemble performance on Tabla.

The festival features Percussion from different genres – Folk, Indian Classical, different Art Form from different states and Crossover Music, making it one of the iconic events of the city.

The noted places where the academy has been running this project successfully for last few years are Calcutta Club,G.D. Birla Sabhaghar, Uttam Mancha, Sarat Sadan Behala, to name a few. Thanks to our volunteers, our organizational partners and students who help organizing and continuing this sucessfully.

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