Mr Bahauddin Dagar to get Ustad Abdul Latif Khan Samman

 Durlabh Vadya Prasang on August 26-27

Bhopal, August 23, 2015 (Ataullah Faizan):  Durlabh Vadya Prasang in memory of eminent Sarangi exponent Padmshri Ustad Abdul Latif Khan will be held at Bharat Bhavan here on August 26-27, 2015. The event will be held by Ustad Alauddin Khan Sangeet Evam Kal Akademi. On the first day August 26, Ustad Abdul Latif Khan Samman (2015-16) instituted by the akademi will be conferred to eminent Rudra Veena exponent Mr. Bahauddin Dagar. The same day Sarangi Vrand Vadan will be presented by group of disciples of Ustad Abdul Latif Khan and Rudra Veena presentation by Mr. Bahauddin Dagar, Mumbai.

Mr. Bahauddin Dagar representing 20th generation of Dagar Wani Dhrupad Parampara is the son and disciple of eminent Rudra Veena maestro Ustad Zia Mohiuddin Dagar. He has also learnt finer points of music from eminent Dhrupad maestro Ustad Fariduddin Dagar. He has undertaken music concert journeys in the country and abroad. He has contributed to eminent film director’s Mr. Mani Kaul’s documentary film “Dhrupad” and feature film “The Cloud Door”.  On the second day, Mr. Rajiv Janardan of New Delhi will play on Sur Bahar instrument and Mr. Sugato Bhaduri of Kolkata on mandolin. The programme will conclude with presention of Sarangi symphony by Ustad Fayyaz Khan and Sarfaraz Khan of Bengaluru.