Aloke Dasgupta - Sitar player of the modern day
"The human ear can only hear sounds within a certain range. Beyond that range the universe is full of music that the ear cannot hear. For an Indian musician, one of those goals is to hear that universal song."
- Maestro Aloke Dasgupta
- NEW YORK TIMES
Conquering western frontiers - Aloke Dasgupta is successfully propagating Hindustani raag sangeet in the west.
- The Statesman,Calcutta
He is considered to be the number one sitarist in the sub-continent both in his technique and play.
- Eastern Eye, London
The strokes were bold and clear both in tan and jhala and had that laya and aesthetic awareness which make serious sincere music.
- The Asian Age, Calcutta
A tuneful success...
- The Gazette, London
His alap, jod and jhala in the evening raga Marva was neat and well constructed. A lot of rhythmic variations in the teen tal gats made his concert interesting.
- The Telegraph, Calcutta
Mr. Dasgupta is a musician of brilliant technique, great imagination, and (at times) an engaging playfulness.
- San Diego READER, USA
Performer tries to give Hindustani music life.
- The Arizona Republic
World Music Workshop by Maestro Aloke Dasgupta
Explore classical music Ragas with Sitar, Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello and Flute
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Sounds of Sitar - Maestro Aloke Dasgupta
A Free Concert of Meditation and Inspirational Music from India
Call (815) 690-2082
An ethereal sound of sitar
Sitar Recital by Maestro Aloke Dasgupta
(Sponsored by University of Chicago Music Department)
Call: Laji R Thomas (773) 733-3612
Sitar Concert for ability first
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