BIO-DATA OF SATINATH BHATTACHARYA

MUSICIAN-DHRUPAD SINGER

SATINATH BHATTACHARYA, an upcoming DHRUPAD singer of the country was initially trained in Music by his father late Haranath Bhattacharya at a very early age. He started his training in DHRUPAD in GOURHAR BANI style from pandit late Shib Shankar Mukherjee, a doyen of DHRUPAD music of Bengal since 1973 to 2004 till his demise. Apart from this he has taken talim from Pandit Madhabendra Nath Kundu &also from late Kumar Prosad Mukherjee, a great exponent of Agra Gharana.

He has been awarded FELLOWSHIP IN DHRUPAD from GOVT OF INDIA, MINISTRY.OF CULTURE in 1996(junior) & in 2006(senior) for RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT OF DHRUPAD MUSIC.

He has participated in almost all the big Music conferences in India since 1995 onwards in all the big cities of India viz.

1. All India Dhrupad Mela Varanasi since 1995 onwards
2. Tansen Sangit Sammelan Gwalior  
3. India International Centre Delhi  
4. Habitat World Delhi  
5. Swami Haridas Sangit Sammelan Mumbai  
6. Zehangir Art Gallery Auditorium Mumbai  
7. Karnataka Music Association Mumbai  
8. Jadu Bhatta Sangit Sammelan Kolkata  
9. Vishnupur Dhrupad Utsav Vishnupur  
10. Indian Council for Cultural Relations (I.C.C.R) Programme Kolkata  
11. Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre (E.Z.C.C.) Programme Kolkata  
12. Dhrupadi Sangit Sammelan Kolkata  
13. Bhowanipur Music Society Kolkata  
14. Unnumberd Music Programmes In and around Kolkata/W.Bengal Do E. T. C. Kolkata  

MACAR RECORDS OF FRANCE has recorded his Renderings of 12 Ragas for presentation to RADIO FRANCE. MUSICIANS GUILD of Mumbai has published his three(3) Music Cassettes which has been widely circulated throughout World Music Lovers through Internet / personal contacts.

He possesses a promising Music Career in DHRUPAD.

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