A disciple is the one who learns under the tutelage of his or her ‘Guru’ with dedication, sincerity and regularity. On the other hand, the person who willingly imparts the knowledge to his or her ‘Shishya’ (disciple) is considered as the ‘Guru’.
Gradually, bondage of respect and faith starts to develop between the ‘Guru’ and the ‘Shishya’.
However, all the students who learn under the guidance of the ‘Guru’ should not be cons...
Anol Chatterjee is one of the most prominent young Indian Classical Vocalist of India. He is a senior disciple of Guru Padma Bhushan Pandit Ajoy Chakrabarty. He has also learnt from Late Shri Ajit Chakraborty, Smt. Chandana Chakraborty and Pandit Shantanu Bhattacharya. He is an A grade Artiste of All India Radio. He is the recipient of Aditya Birla Kala Kiran Puraskar and Guru Jnan Prakash Ghosh Shrutinandan Puraskar. Anol Is an ex scholar of ITC Sangeet Research Academy, a national scholar and a senior faculty member of Shrutinandan. He has also worked with IIT Kharagpur in their scientific research project on Indian Music. He has performed extensively within India and in abroad like USA, Canada, United Kingdom, South Africa and Bangladesh.
A promising and versatile musician of this age, Deborshee was born in a musical family and was introduced to music at the age of 5 by his mother and first guru, Smt. Reena Bhattacharjee. Trained under the eminent Pt. Ajoy Chakraborty , his versatility reflects in not only his performance on different genres of music but in his music compositions as well. He has performed in several prestigious musical concerts across the globe amongst elite musicians. Deborshee has been blessed by stalwarts of Indian Music such as, Late Pt. Bhimsen Joshi, Vidushi Lata Mangeshkar, Pt. Ravi Shankar, Pt. Shiv Kumar Sharma, Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia and many more stalwarts. The diversity of his music reflects in his albums where he has performed in different genres of music like Ghazal, Sufi, Bhajan, Bengali songs etc.
Anubhav Khamaru was born and brought up in a musical family at chandandaha south 24 parganas. His grand mother smt archana khamaru and his father debasis khamaru had musical traning .So anubhab used to intently listen to songs and showed musical aptitude from his childhood. his father took him to shrutinandan kolkata in the year 2007 at the age of five only. There he got careful training under the tutelage of sri Sagnik Bhattachariya,smt Sujata Basu, Sri Anirban Chatterjee and Sri Brojeswar mukjerjee. Finaly Guru Pt. Ajoy Chakraborty took the charge of teaching Anubhab from 2013. In the year 2017 he joined I.T.C Sangeet Research Academy as a scholar of the academy under the much coveted guidance of gurujee Pt. Ajoy Chakraborty
Sangborti Das started learning music at the age of three, from her parents and joined Shrutinandan, at the age of eight, where she learned for 14 years under Shri Bidhan Mitra , Shri Abhijit Mukherjee, Shri Kaushik Goswami and Shri Anol Chatterjee. In 2017, she joined the prestigious ITC Sangeet Research Academy as a Junior Scholar, and is currently training as a Senior Scholar under the tutelage of Padmabhushan Guru Pandit Ajoy Chakrabarty and Junior Guru Sri Brajeswar Mukherjee. Sangborti has received awards in quite a few competitions including the 1st prize in the Khayal and Thumri categories at the Murari Smriti All India Music Competition 2016. She is also the recipient of the prestigious National Scholarship from the Ministry of Culture, Government of India in the Hindustani Vocal Music, 2019
Aritra Chakraborty is an young and upcoming Hindustani classical vocalist who also takes equal interest in different other genres and instruments. He took his Taalim from Ustad Ghulam Akbar Khan (2000-2001) and Shrutinandan (2001-2015) under Smt. Sujata Basu, Shri Brajeswar Mukherjee, and Padmabhushan Pt. Ajoy Chakraborty. He was also engaged with ITC Sangeet Research Academy as a scholar under Shri Brajeswar Mukherjee and Padmabhushan Pt. Ajoy Chakraborty from 2017-2022, and as an instructor of Shrutinandan (from 2013 onwards). he conducted several workshops and classes throughout the country (online/offline). Some of his Awards/ Accolades are : Shrutinandan Talent Award (2013), Scholarship from Shrutinandan (2013-2015), Scholarship from ITC Sangeet Research Academy (2016). He has performer in television (Doordarshan, Ruposhi Bangla, Akash 8 etc) and frequently accompanied Guru Pt. Ajoy Chakraborty in various prestigious concerts all through the country.