Presented by Natwari in memory of Pandit Hazarilal on his 25th death anniversary
Kathak by Sunayana Hazarilal & troupe
Tabla by Kalinath Mishra
Sunayana Hazarilal was awarded the Padma Shri in 2011, and is instrumental in the preservation of rare tradition of Benaras gharana of Janaki Prasad. She has received many awards including the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi award for Kathak in 2003 and Maharashtra Gaurav Samman in 2004. She will be accompanied on the tabla by Kalinath Mishra and dancers Neesha Shah, Sheetal Mavlankar, Veda Joshi, Shabaz & Divyanshi Sharma.
Vocalist Shubha Mudgal
Tabla by Aneesh Pradhan
Padma Shri Shubha Mudgal was born into a musically dedicated family, and has a rich and powerful voice. She has been trained by eminent scholar-musician-composer Ramashreya Jha ‘Ramrang’. She later learnt stylistic techniques from Jitendra Abhisheki and Kumar Gandharva. She also received training in thumri from Naina Devi. She will be accompanied on the tabla by Aneesh Pradhan.