Pandit Buddhadev Dasgupta

1933 – 2018


A virtuoso Sarod performer who created a uniquely modern style rooted in a profound knowledge
and feeling for raga music. He was known not only for his brilliance of technique but also for his scrupulous
attention to correct and logical exposition of ragas as well as for his vast repertoire
of ragas and compositions.

Vidushi Subhra Guha

Born: 1956


One of the leading female vocalists of India and one of the finest female exponents of the Agra gharana,
she possesses striking tunefulness and exquisite tonal malleability. Her style of rendition displays a mellow
blending of vidya, impeccable raagdari and a rich gayaki that is both creative and aesthetically appealing.
She has also gained a special recognition for her thumri renditions in the Poorab Ang.

Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya

Born: 1963

WORLD MUSIC HALL OF FAME, 2022 | GRAMMY nominee, 2009

The greatest slide guitarist in the world. He is an undisputed master of the demanding technique
and discipline of both Hindustani classical music and modern world fusion. A “virtuoso’s virtuoso,”
he has revolutionized a number of technical aspects of performance on the instrument.