Biography and Profile of Niladri Kumar- Zitar Player in Vasantotsav 2012

Niladri Kumar, the famous Indian classical and fusion musician, is a participant of Vasantotsav 2012 that starts on 20 January in Pune city. Read this wiki biography of Niladri Kumar to know more about his profile, career, family, contact information and many more.

Vasantotsav 2012, a three day music festival of Pune city, Maharashtra state, India conducted in memory of Vasantrao Deshpande, will be starting on 20 January 2012. This is a great moment for the people of Pune. Niladri Kumar will be a participant of this musical festival. He will be performing sitar funk on the last day of Vasantotsav 2012 ie 22 January. From this Niladri Kumar wiki bio data you will get more information regarding the profile and career of Niladri Kumar, personal information, contact details and many more.Niladri Kumar, The Zitarist

Niladri Kumar personal profile and contact details

Year of birth of Niladri Kumar: 1973
Present age: 38
Awards won by Niladri Kumar: Sangeet Natak Akademi's Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar, MTV Immies Award, Sur Ratna, Surmani, Jadubhatta Puraskar, Sanskriti Award
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Mumbai 400054,
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Niladri Kumar career and bio data

Majority of the music loving people are familiar with the name Niladri Kumar. He is the son of sitar Maestro Pandit Kartick Kumar, who was a disciple of Ravi Shankar. Zitar, a unique instrument which is a modification of sitar and guitar, was developed by Niladri Kumar. He started learning sitar from a young age itself and his first guru was his father. The interesting fact is that Niladri Kumar did his first public performance at the age of six. From this we can understand that Niladri Kumar started showing his talents to the world as a child itself. In the music field he got the opportunity to work with directors like Laxmikant- Pyarelal, Jonas Hellborg, V.Selvaganesh, John McLaughlin, A. R. Rehman, Pritam and many more. Niladri Kumar discography includes Zitar, Priority, Faith, Chillout Forever, Dharohar, Sitar Gaze, Dhoom 2- Crazy Kiya Re, Gangster- Na Jaane Koi and many more.

Niladri Kumar in Vasantotsav 2012

At this young age itself, Niladri Kumar has performed all over the world in various music festivals. Now the people of Pune have got the opportunity to see the performance of Niladri Kumar in Vasantotsav 2012 that will be starting by the end of this January in Pune. Watch
Vasantotsav 2012 to see the performance of Niladri Kumar

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