Scintillating Vocal recital by Uma Garg at SaMaPa Aalap Festival
Filed Under: Music & Film, World | Posted: 02/06/2012 at 4:12AM
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Jammu, February 06 (Scoop News) – The 10th Day session of the ongoing 7th Annual ‘SaMaPa Aalap Festival’ presented by Sopori Academy of Music And Performing Arts (SaMaPa) in collaboration with Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board and Deptt. of Tourism, J&K, was organized at
Vidushi Uma Garg, a renowned classical vocalist of Kirana Gharana, presented Bada Khayal and Chota Khayal compositions in Raga Jaunpuri. Being a versatile vocalist, Uma Garg has an equal command on the light classical styles too and concluded her recital with 2 Bhajan compositions. She explained the students the nuances of singing, the basic exercises for practicing music and also made the students sing with her various phrases and compositions.
She was accompanied by Sarit Das on Tabla, Abid Hussain on Sarangi and Sajjad Ahmed on Harmonium. This was followed by a question answer session. Earlier Abhay Sopori thanked the
On 7th February, SaMaPa Aalap Festival will feature a special concert by Abhay Rustum Sopori at Ved Mandir, Amphalla for the children of Bal and Balika Niketan at 11:00 am.