Indian music

Ghazal maestro Pankaj Udhas leaves a melodic legacy: Top 5 timeless ghazals

Pankaj Udhas, with his melodious voice and profound ghazals, leaves behind a musical legacy that continues to resonate with listeners across generations.

WATCH | Top French Artists Pick Their Favorite Indian Classical Music Legends

French musicians Manu Evano, Flo Comment, and Guillaume Barraud speak to TNI Editor Aarti Tikoo about their experiences of traveling to India to learn Hindustani classical music. The musicians discuss their initial fascination with the music, the rigorous training they underwent, and the personal and spiritual transformations they experienced through their guru’s teachings. They also […]

Foreign artists showcase their talent at Indian classical competition in Delhi

As part of the 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' celebrations, Pratibha Sangam Competition, a unique first-of-its kind talent recognition initiative had been undertaken by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations for foreign artistes of Indian dance and music.

‘Dil Dhoondta Hai’: Bhupinder’s wistful voice captured tender emotions

NEW DELHI: On Monday, the noted singer Bhupinder Singh, died of a cardiac arrest at the age of 82. In the 60s and 70s when Kishore Kumar, Mohammad Rafi and Manna Dey were the high priests of playback singing in Bollywood, Bhupinder also created a niche for himself by rendering his unique voice to a […]

Lata Mangeshkar: An Unequalled, Unrivaled Phenomenon

Lata Mangeshkar, born Hema Mangeshkar had been given several honorifics –  Nightingale of India, Queen of Melody, and so on, all of them good as descriptions go but none that truly described her. She was phenomenal. Losing her father when she was only thirteen, in 1942, the burden of providing for her three siblings and […]