Ragas on Piano by Utsav Lal
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Utsav Lal, Raga Pianist:
With an impressive music career spanning a decade, this 20-year-old classical and Jazz pianist has successfully created the pure sounds of Indian Ragas on the Piano and won international acclaim for his performances at top venues & festivals. Lal has captured the imagination of worldwide audiences as his fingers breathe voice and soul into the piano and he delights veering between delicately decorative and dazzling moments of improvisation. Utsav Lal’s unfailing clarity of technique and innovative handling of a raga with simplicity, sincerity & depth have earned him the unique title of ‘Raga Pianist.’
Accompanied by Pt. Kali Nath Mishra:
A renowned Tabla Maestro from India. He started learning tabla at an early age from Pandit Madan Mishra and Pandit Kishan Maharaj of the Banaras Gharana. He is an “A” grade Indian classical percussionist at All India Radio, Mumbai.
Piano Courtesy Furtados