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Chintan M. Upadhyay

Hindustani classical vocalist, Dhrupad singer

Chintan M. Upadhyay
   Biography
Chintan was born in the cultural ambience of Bhavnagar city,in Gujarat, India. He received his initial musical tutelage from his parents, both scholastic teachers of music & musicology. He received training from Late Shri Laxmipati Shukla ji, a noted disciple of Pt. Omkarnath Thakur, and from Shri Ashwin Andharia, disciple of Late Pt. RasiklalAndharia in Bhavnagar.
The journey began, while Chintan, after standing first (Bhavnagar Centre) in the Sangeet Alankar examination conducted by Bruhad Gujarat Sangeet Samiti and joined Lalit Kala Kendra, Pune University for the Masters Degree in Music, and received National Scholarship from Govt. of India; he completed the course under the mentor ship of Dr. Vikas Kashalkar and Pt. Vijay Koparkar, the noted Classical vocalists.
Chintan surrendered his heart and soul to the tutelage of Pt. Uday Bhawalkar, in the true tradition of Guru Shishya Parampara in 2004. Pt. Uday Bhawalkar, from the ancient school of music,Dagar – vaani, represented by the legendary Dagar family.

Chintan has been teaching Dhrupad vocal to many students in Mumbai. He is also teaching students from countries such as Canada, USA, UK, Argentina, Indonesia, Qatar, Dhaka etc. by online teaching.
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   Career
After finishing his B.Com from Bhavnagar University Chintan finished his Sangeet Alankar and shifted to Pune for his MA in Music from Lalit Kala Kendra under Dr. Vikas Kashalkarji and Pt. Vijay Koparkarji, He learned under Guru Shishya Parampara from Pt. Uday Bhawalkar at his residence in Pune and shifted to Kolkata to continue his Taleem from Udayji at ITC SRA, Kolkata.   He has been performing and teaching Dhrupad in India and abroad in UK, Canada, USA, Europe. He had been teaching as a Junior Tutor for Bengal Parampara Sangeetalay Dhaka under the guidance of Pt. Uday Bhawalkarji and also has been assisting him for Dhrupad Music Society intensive workshops in UK since last few years. He is teaching online t students in countries such as Canada, UK, USA, Argentina, Japan, Indonesia etc.
   Awards & Achievements
1)  Received Scholarship for Young Musicians from Govt of India. 

2)  Received Junior Research Fellowship from Govt of India for Dhrupad studies.

3) Became Scholar at ITC Sangeet Research Academy in 2012

3) Chintan was honoured with 'B High' grade by All India Radio.
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