From very young age Sanjay started his training in Sarod by Shri Narendra Nath Sheel & Bhatkhande Music Collage, LKO. In 1980, Sanjay became a Disciple of Great Sarod Samrat Ustad Amjad Ali Khan & received Ustad Hafiz
Ali Khan Memorial Scholarship by Sri Ram Bhartiya Kala Kendra, New Delhi.
- 1984, Sanjay has received award of National Scholarship by the Ministry of Education & Culture, New Delhi.
- In 1980, He won the Bhilwara trophy at All India Music & Dance Competition, New Delhi.
- Title: SUR-MANI from Sur Singar Samsad, Bombay.
Sanjay achieved major consorts & festival in all over India, Ustad Hafiz Ali Khan memorial performance along with Ustad Amjad Ali Khan. He performed in Parampra-86 along with Ustad ji, at Gwalior. He also performed in Baba Allauddin Sangeet Academy Bhopal. He came up with rising colors in Yuva mahotsva also by Sahitya Kala Parishad, New Delhi. In 1984 at Lucknow Mahotsav his performance also took place. In 1985 he worked with Madras Film Industry. He Performed at Kal ke Kalakar Sangeet Sammelan & Swami Hari Dass Music Festival at Bombay too.
Since 1988, Sanjay is spreading the Love & Beauty of Indian Classical Music to many countries across the world and has been Producer & Director of Indian Classical Music Festival in Israel with Top, World Famous musicians as Pt. Shiva Kumar Sharma, Ustad Zakir Hussain, Pt. Sharda Sahay, Ustad Sabir Khan & many others. In National & International media, radio T.V. & Newspaper Sanjay has been highlighted for his great performances, his music is experienced, coated with the sense of high spirituality, power & passion.
Sanjay has lot of spark for his own composing, teaching and conducting music orchestra at National and International Institutes, Documentary movies as music director and actor, Lecture demonstrations at major universities and Institutions in the world.
Sanjay’s masteries are on Classical, semi classical and devotional singing, performing on Sitar, Sarod and Tablas, experienced of teaching on various instruments.
The environment created by the music performed by Sanjay Kumar Sharma has been one of a kind in itself the art has created an impact on people’s mind and soul so is the power of the Indian classical music performed, Audiences have been into the state of meditation and spirituality in the concerts performed by Sanjay.
After performing across the globe, now Sanjay has decided to settle back in his country and spread his knowledge of Indian Classical Music amongst the Indian Youth. So, the music which is wiping off from minds of Indian people should be brought back and be recognized all over again and there can be nothing better than the temple of knowledge itself to start spreading the art of music.
So thereby I am here in your presence to allow me to be useful in any manner as in form of having a solo performance, series of lecture demonstration or composing and conducting a huge orchestra with hundreds of students.
Visit my web site: www.myspace.com/sanjaykumarsharma for full details.
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