Pt. Atulkumar Upadhye an ardent violinist - belongs to the
revered Pandit Bhaskarbuwa Bakhale Gharana where his talent as a spirited
musician was nourished. Drawing inspiration from his father and guru, Prof.
Balkrishna Upadhye, a noted violinist himself, Atulkumar’s style represents a
unique blend of Indian as well as Western technique that of Pandit Shridhar
Parsekar and doyen Dr.Yehudi Menuhin. He has developed a unique style of violin
playing which blends Gayaki Aang and Tantkari Tantra techniques which has
helped in establishing violin as a complete solo-playing instrument in Indian
Atulkumar is known for his versatility, technical
brilliance, mature presentation and improvisation, which reflect a deep
understanding of the subtle nuances of Hindustani Classical music. Music lover
can look forward to exhilarating and melodious performances by this
accomplished violinist. Many of his disciples are recognized as performing
artists and have won National awards too.