Abhisek Lahiri [Sarod Artiste]
Abhisek Lahiri, a boy of 23 has risen to prominence as a Sarod Player of India today. Abhisek has won the hearts of discerning audiences worldwide with his maturity, depth & perfection with enchanting tonal quality. Abhisek was initiated in Sarod and trained under the tutelage of his eminent father as well as Guru Pt. Alok Lahiri. Abhisek is a proud recipient of the coveted National Scholarship for outstanding performance in Sarod, from the Ministry of Human Resource & Development and Tourism and Culture, Govt.of. India in 1996-97 and 2003.
Abhisek took part in the 'World Kinder Festival' in Holland and enthralled the audiences as a Wonder Child Sarod Player in 1997. The Dutch Television network telecasts his recitals countrywide, repeatedly even now. Abhisek won the coveted Anun Lund Rej Award worth Rs. 50,000/- from the Norwegian Consulate in 1998 and has been honored by the Rotary International Club with Certificate of Appreciation for his excellence in Sarod in 2000. Abhisek has been honored with the prestigious Telegraph School Award as an outstanding talent.
Abhisek won the President Award in Sarod through All India Radio Music competition in the year 2000 and is at present an 'A Grade' artist of All India Radio and Doordarshan Kendra (Television). Abhisek has also some CDs and Cassettes released to his credit: His recent CD 'Sparkling Sarod' released by Bihaan Music company is getting wide acclamation.
- Performed in Europe Parliament, Strasbourg- France in 2002.
- Performed extensively in USA, Canada and in different parts of Europe (Germany, France, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium, Italy, Spain etc).
- Performed in Musee Guimet (Asian Museum), Paris & World Music Day Festival in Cannes- France, India Night- Stuttgart, India Festival- Strasbourg, and FIMU Festival- France & TSS Festival- Toronto, Canada etc.
- Performed in Saath-Saath Festival in Mumbai in 1998.
- Performed in National Center for Performing Arts (NCPA), Mumbai in 2005.
- Performed in Ramakrishna Mission, Kolkata Daylong Music festival in 1999.
- Performed in Biswa Banga Sammelan on behalf of Govt. of West Bengal in 2000.
- Performed in West Bengal State Music Academy Annual Concert, Govt of West Bengal in 2001.
- Performed in several concerts in Kolkata like Dover Lane Music Conference, Anirban Sangeet Sammelan, 11th Salt Lake City Music Festival, Ballygaunge Maitreyi & Sangeet Piyasi etc
- Performed in Swaramayee Gurukul- Pune
- Bhairav Kalyan Utsav'05 in Karnataka Sangha- Mumbai
- Saptak Concert- Nashik, Kalibari Music Festival- Lucknow, and Music Festival in Assam & Tripura etc
Howrah- 711104, WB India
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