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Yatha guru, tatha shishya

DNBAN67399 | 4/9/2013 | Author : Shilpa Bansal | WC :906

Pandit Shubhendra Rao, protégé of world-renowned sitar maestro, Pandit Ravi Shankar, performed in Bangalore recently. After Hrs gets into a conversation with the musician about what he knows best - music!

Following closely in the footsteps of a musical maestro, Subhendra Rao, one of the star disciples of the Late Pandit Ravi Shankar, has been claimed by many critics and connoisseurs as the worthy successor of a man who has left behind a rich legacy of music.
Working on his guru’s mantra — ‘practise, practise, practise’ — Subhendra has come a long from performing at festivals to collaborating with musicians of international repute.
In a chat with After Hrs, the sitar player talks about transferring his love for classical music onto the next generation, memories of his guru and performing with wife Saskia, among others.
When you get on stage, each time, do you hope the audience gets to take something away from your concer
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