Our Scholars Perform
Initiated into Hindustani vocal music at a young age, Rajyasree was a gold medalist both in her B.A and M.A. in khayal, from the Rabindra Bharati University. She later became a scholar at the ITC SRA, from 1989 to 1991 under the able tutelage of Girija Devi and Arun Bhaduri and subsequently, K.G. Ginde. Gifted with a powerful yet melodious voice, Rajyasree is currently Senior Lecturer of Music at Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata. This is an excerpt from a recent recording of hers. Accompanying her are Subhasis Bhattacharya on tabla, Rupashree Bhattacharya on harmonium and Subhayu Sen Majumdar on Esraj.