Bhaskar Nath (musician)

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Bhaskar Nath
Bhaskar nath Shehanai.jpg
At a music festival in Hyderabad, 2011
Background information
Born (1994-09-23) 23 September 1994 (age 22)
New Delhi
Origin Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India
Genres Hindustani Classical Music
Instruments Shehnai, Flute, Harmonium

Bhaskar Nath (born 23 September 1994)[citation needed] is an Indian classical instrumentalist. He plays the Shehnai[1] belonging to Meerut Shehnai Gharana.[2] He is a child prodigy.

Early life[edit]

Nath was born in New Delhi in a family of musicians originally hailing from Meerut to classical singer Pandit Vishwanath and K Rajlaxmi.[citation needed] His uncle is Pandit Jagannath, also a Shehnai player.[citation needed] He started learning Shehanai and Harmonium at a young age under the guidance of his grandfather Om Prakash.[3] He is schooling at Delhi Public School.[4] He is training under vocalist Pandit Jasraj.[citation needed]


Nath gave his first solo performance at the age of 10.[citation needed] His renders in Ragas in Gayaki ang (style), Banarasi dhun, Thumri, Chaiti, Kajri and Tappa.[citation needed]

He performed at major festivals, such as the Sawai Gandharva Bhimsen Festival in 2010,[5] and Pandit Motiram Pandit Maniram Sangeet Samaroh in 2011.He is also pursuing his graduation With ECONOMICS(HONS) from hindu college, university of delhi .[citation needed]