Srinivas Reddy & Nitin Mitta

Hindustani Classical Music Concert
Sitar & Tabla Recital by two exceptional young artists.

Avenue C & 2nd Street

Tuesday December 25, 2007
2 Sets || 8pm || $20

About the Artists

Srinivas Reddy ( Srinivas Reddy is an Indian-American sitarist, guitarist and composer. In 1998 he came under the tutelage of Sri Partha Chatterjee, a direct disciple of the late sitar maestro Pandit Nikhil Banerjee. Since then Srinivas has rigorously trained with his teacher in the traditional guru-shishya style. Srinivas is a professional concert sitarist and has given numerous recitals in the US and India. He is also an experienced teacher and educator, he holds a BA from Brown University and an MA from UC Berkeley, both in South Asian Studies.
Nitin Mitta ( Nitin Mitta is one of the prominent young tabla players of his generation. Nitin received his early training in Hyderabad from Pandit G. Satyanarayana and is currently a disciple of Pandit Arvind Mulgaonkar of Mumbai. Both of Nitin's gurus are disciples of the late Ustad Amir Hussain Khan Saheb, legendary doyen of the Farukhabad Gharana . Nitin has performed all over the world and is a highly sought after accompanist. He is known for his tonal brilliance and sensitive sangat.