Suyog Kundalkar [Harmonium Artiste]
Suyog is one of those promising young harmonium players in India who have achieved a distinct identity at a very young age. A disciple of Smt. Ranjana Godase and Dr. Arawind Thatte, Suyog has been accompanying great stalwarts of Indian Music, like Dr. Gangubai Hangal, Pt. Balasaheb Poochwale, Pt. Yashwantbua Joshi, Smt. Kishori Amonkar, Dr. Prabha Atre, Smt.Vasundhara Komkali, Smt.Malini Rajurkar, Pt. Ulhas kashalkar, Smt.Padma Talwalkar, Smt. Ashwini Bhide-Deshpande, Ustad Rashid Khan, Smt. Veena Sahasrabuddhe, Smt.Arati Ankalikar-Tikekar and many Others.
Suyog started his lessons in harmonium at the age of six , from Smt. Ranjana Godase. Since 1997, he is undergoing advanced training in harmonium with the renowned harmonium soloist and accompanist Dr. Arawind Thatte. Also a keen student of vocal music, Suyog has undertaken lessons in Vocal Music from Smt. Lalitabai Khadilkar (Jaipur Gharana) and from Shri. Suhas Datar.
Suyog is a graded artist of All India Radio. He has also participated in various prestigious music conferences all over India and abroad, including the Sawai Gandharva Mahotsav held every year in Pune. He has been conferred upon the "Rasikagrani Dattopant Deshpande Puraskar" in the Sawai Gandharva Mahotsav in year 2000, which is an award given to promising, devoted upcoming artists.
Suyog holds a Batchelor's degree in Music from Pune University, from the famous Lalit Kala Kendra-- Centre for Performing Arts. In his college days, Suyog has won various prizes for solo performances. His participation in programs of light music was also greatly appreciated.
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