Hindustani Classical Recital by Harshad Dongare

This program is a musical cavalcade of Hindustani Classical Vocal (Shastriya gayan) by Harshad Dongare
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Harshad Dongare (born 1980 in Mumbai) an Indian Classical Vocalist (Hindustani Classical Music), represents the new face of Indian classical performers, who will take the art to newer heights. Having trained in Indian Classical Vocal Music for more than 15 years, Harshad also excels in other forms of music including Natya Sangeet, and Bhajans.

Harshad’s training in Indian Classical started at the age of 9. His initial learning started at Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Mumbai. Later he received lessons from Shri. Anil Naik, Mumbai for 3 years. His interest in vocal music reached a new height after he started getting lessons from Pandit Rajendra Kandalgaonkar of Kirana Gharana, disciple of Bharat Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi. He was awarded with Sangeet Alankar by Akhil Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Mumbai and M.A. (Music) in the year 2007.

Harshad has added lot of achievements to his credits. Harshad was awarded with B High Grade in All India Radio (AIR). He was awarded with ‘Bhaskarbua Bakhale Puraskar’ in the year 2004 as an appreciation towards achieving highest rank in B.A. (Music) from Lalit Kala Kendra, University of Pune. Harshad was also awarded with Scholarship from Ministry of HRD, Department of Culture, New Delhi for advanced training in Indian Classical Vocal. He was also awarded with Ramrao Koratkar Scholarship and Ushatai Mujumdar Scholarship from Gaanvardhan, Pune.

Inspite of having trained in Kirana Gharana, Harshad is of the opinion to adopt the best from all Gharanas. In his opinion, “Listening to artists from various gharanas enriches the thought process and ultimately the performance”. Gifted with sweet voice and having trained for long time, Harshad manages to unfold the Raaga intellectually and at the same time giving a pleasing experience to the audience. 

He is appointed in the panel of Gurus of Lalit Kala Kendra - Savitribai Phule, Pune University. Empanelled Guru in Bharati Vidyapeeth's School of performing arts. 

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