Historic melodies, mystic music and the romance of the river.
Anoop Misra was born in a traditional music gharana of Varanasi - of ‘Sangeet Surya’ late Pandit Bade Ram Das ji. He learnt the basics of Indian classical music under the guidance of his maternal grandfather Sangeet Acharya late Pandit Hari Shankar Misra ji at the age of five.
Later, he became the disciple of the great Sarangi maestro, late Pandit Hanumaan Prasad Misra ji, father of renowned vocalists Pandit Rajan-Sajan Misra. Anoop, a graduate from Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth, has also successfully completed a Master’s degree in music (Sangeet Praveen, Sangeet Martand).
26th Opening Reception | 6.30 PM
The fourth edition of the Mahindra Kabira Festival, to be held between 16-18th November, will once more inspire an experience of intangible beauty and musical intensity. The idea behind Kabira is to feast one’s senses and spirit on the calm within the chaos of the world’s oldest city and feel that intangible “oneness amongst diversity” preached by Kabir, through the unrivalled power of music, literature and the arts.Play Video