Sangeet Sandhya, an evening of classical music will be held at 6:00 pm at Kala Academy, Panjim, on Friday, 21st January. This is a multicity concert organized for the first time by Sangeet Bharati Foundation, Mangalore, in collaboration with Canara Bank.
Three renowned sitarists — Ustad Chhote Rahimat Khan, Ustad Rafique Khan, Ustad Shafiq Khan will perform with Sri Jayateerth Mevundi, Sri Keshav Joshi, Sri Narendra L. Nayak. These renowned musicians belong to the esteemed Binkar Bande Ali Khan Gharana (family) and are the descendents of the renowned Sitar Ratna Rahimat Khan.
First part of the performance will be a classical vocal concert by Sri Jayateerth Mevundi from Hubli. He will be supported on tabla by Sri Keshav Joshi from Bagalkot and on harmonium by Sri Narendra L. Nayak from Mangalore. This will be followed by sitar trio by Ustad Chote Rahimat Khan, Ustad Rafique Khan and Ustad Shafique Khan accompanied on tabla by Sri Mukundraj Deo from Mumbai.