Chirag Katti, fondly called as ‘Sitar Vaadan ka Naya Chirag’(a new star in the field of sitar), or ‘The Torch-bearer of musicians family’ is one of the most gifted and talented musician whose youthful exuberance and persona is well expressed through his music. This promising young lad is an upcoming Sitarist in the field of Indian classical music. Chirag, born in a family of musicians, has been learning sitar from his father Pt.Shashank Katti (a national A Grade artist) for last 16 years.
Chirag Katti performing at Jhansi
Chirag Katti performing in evening Concert at Edison-NJ
Chirag is one of the youngest musicians recorded by Saregama H.M.V, the oldest and biggest record label company existing in India and has been billed as the youngest sitar maestro of India by Saregama H.M.V At this young age Chirag already has two albums to his credit: Silver lining Strings Magic *Chirag performed at Tokyo Radio Japan when he was only 16 years old. *Represented Mumbai University and won the first prize at State, Zonal and National level Youth Festival competitions 2005-0
This concert takes you through the journey of music on Sitar (Sitar Vadan) By Chirag Katti. Sitar is a plucked stringed instrument predominantly used in Hindustani classical music.
Awards & Achievements
Concerts in Mumbai Performed for Karnataka sangha on 15th june 2008, Performed for Chaturang Pratishtan on 26th April 2008, Performed for ITC-SRA and Ambernath music circle on 13th January 2008, Performed at Shruti Music Circle on 16th June 2007, Performed at Pratibha manch by Swar Foundation on 21st May 2007, Performed at 'Fine Arts - Chembur' on 11th February 2007, Performed at ‘NGMA’ for Udayan on 23rd December 2006, Performed at ‘U.Bade Ghulam Ali Yaadgaar Sabha’ on 29th Sept.200