Jay Rajendra Thakkar
Born on 7 March 1978
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
+91 98201 90085
Learned Indian Classical Vocal music from late Shri K.R.Dhamapurkar from 1986 to 1991
Learned Indian Classical Flute from Shri Anant Patwardhan from 1997 to 1999
Learned Indian Classical Flute from Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia from 1999 to 2006
Academic qualification - Bachelor of Architecture from Sir J.J.College of Architecture, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Launched debut album “Prahar Pravaah” under own music label MUSICABSTRACT at Rhythm House, Kala Ghoda, Mumbai
I am a Classicist and a Purist in my Music on the Bamboo Flute (Bansuri).
Flute Recital By Jay Thakkar
Trained under Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia for 7 years, I have been performing Indian Classical Flute Recitals at since year 2000 in Mumbai as well as across India.
I have also done collaborative concerts with renowned musicians like Karl Jenkins (O.B.E., world renowned composer in the World Music genre),
and maestro Marat Bisengaliev (lead Western Classical Violinist).
My performance venues include organizations and auditoriums like
Jamshed Bhabha Auditorium, Tata Theatre & Little Theatre - N.C.P.A.,
Kala Ghoda Art Festival,
The Gateway of India,
Y. B. Chavan Auditorium - Mantralaya,
National Gallery of Modern Art,
Goethe Hall - Max Mueller Bhavan,
Alliance Francaise de Bombay - New Marine Lines,
American Center - New Marine Lines,
St. Xavier's College Auditorium,
Sir J. J. College of Architecture,
Jade Gardens Terrace - Nehru Center,
"Who Are We" Hall - Nehru Centre,
Dadar Matunga Cultural Centre,
Mini Theatre - P.L.Deshpande Complex - Prabhadevi,
Bhavan's Cultural Centre - Andheri.
Mudra Institute of Communications (MICA) - Ahmedabad,
The Attic - Connaught Place - New Delhi,
Naad Brahma Hall - S.M.R.K. College - Nasik,
Residence of former Deputy Mayor - Jalgaon - Maharashtra,
Lord Krishna Temple - Dwarika - Gujarat,
Shringeri Shankar Math - Siddapur - Karnataka,
Sahara Amby Valley - Lonavla - Maharashtra.
This program is a musical cavalcade of Hindustani classical instrumentation on flute (Basuri Vadan) by Jay Thakkar.