Source: buzzintown.com & wikipedia.org; Photo Courtesy: sugatonag.com

Buddhadev Das Gupta was born at Bhagalpur. At a very early age he started taking Sarod lessons from the eminent Sarod maestro Sangitachrya sri Radhika Mohan Maitra. His first program in the All India Radio was as a guest artist. He has done more than 17 national programs in All India Radio, which is a very rare incident among known Indian Classical Musicians. In 2011, Sarod maestro Buddhadeb Dasgupta, was offered the Padma Shree by the government of India, but he turned it down saying “it was far too late in the day”. In Jan 2012, he has been conferred with Padma Bhushan by Govt. of India.

Date: 12th July
Time: 7 pm
Venue: India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road , Delhi