Pune, December 14, 2019 : The 4th day of 67th Sawai Gandharva Bhimsen Mahotsav was opened with an engaging performance by Vocalist Omkarnath Havaldar. He started the performance with Raag Multani and also presented a composition ‘Rama rama…’ in Raag Mishra. He concluded with Abhangas like ‘Maze Maher Pandhari..’ and Kannada Bhajan ‘Karuni swaranga…’. He was accompanied by Kedarnath Havaldar on Tabala, Sameer Havaldar on Harmonium, Sameer Kulkarni, Janani Kulkarni on Tanpura and rajesh kulkarni, Mauli Takalkar on Taal.
He was followed by joint performance of Tejas Upadhye (Violin) and Shakir Khan (Sitar). who performed some amazing compositions in Raag Kirvani’. In that they performed Zap Taal, Adhdha Tin Taal, Drut Tin Taal. They also presented Dhun composition in Raag Mishra Khamaj. They were accompanied by Pt. Vijay Ghate on Tabala.
They were followed by Vocalist Swami Kripakarananda, from Varanasi who is a disciple of Pt. Jagdish Prasad who presented Raag Patdeep. He performed Composition ‘Shiv suraj..’. He was accompanied by Mahesh Desai on Tabala, Avinash Dighe on Harmonium, Namdev shinde and Digambar Jadhav on Tanpura.