Tribute to Dr R B Sontakke & Dr Mani Sontakke
10 days of Festivity 100 Musicians
10 venues 100000+ Music Lovers
Dr R B Sontakke & Dr Mani Sontakke have been great
music educators of Hindustani Vocal music as well as Instrumental music , having mentored 100s of students across the Globe including prominent names in the music industry. Belonging to the tradition of Pandit Omkarnath Thakur, one of the greatest contributors to the world of
music both in India as well as internationally, their contribution to keeping this tradition alive has been immense.
This festival looks to bring all forms of music across
multiple genres on to one platform and celebrate the universal joy of music. We intend to host top
international acts performing Jazz, Blues and Pop music, while also be fusing it with Hindustani classical, Carnatic classical, folk and other myriad styles to create a magical experience for music lovers.
Artists And Bands
Manasi Prasad , Dr. Prakash Sontakke , Praveen Godkhindi @ Alliance Francaise on Dec 15, 9AM onwards
Jazz Lounge And Fusion Guest Feature Ragavan Manian @ Bricklane on Dec 16, 8PM onwards
Sunaad led by Tara Kini and performance by Thomas Stronen , Iain Ballamy , Dr. Prakash Sontakke @ Jagriti Theatre on Dec 17, 8PM onwards
Workshop on Jazz improvisation and Hindustani Collaboration followed by a performance @ Octavium Academy on Dec 18, 6PM onwards
Padma Shankar , Dr. Prakash Sontakke , Jagadeesh , Madhuri , Iain Ballamy , Gerard Machado , @ Opus Creek (palace road) on Dec 19, 7PM onwards
Progressive electronic jazz , also featuring tracks from their ECM album Mercurial Balm .
@ B Flat on Dec 20, 9PM onwards
MD Pallavi , Chaitra Sontakke , MK Tejasvini , 25 violin ensemble conducted by KC Jayaram , Varijashree and Ustad Faiyaz Khan , Anoor Anantkrishna Sharma , Jyotsna Srikanth , BC Manjunath , Amrit , Soundarya Srivatsa
A Professional Musicians Combine . @ Gayana Samaja on Dec 21 , From 9am till night
Octavium Band , Global rhythm ensemble , Thomas Stronen , Karthik Mani , Dr. Prakash Sontakke , Adarsh Shenoy @ Take 5 on Dec 22, 8PM onwards
Chaitra Sontakke , Vinay Sharva , Abhijith Shenoy , Rama Mani , Dr. Prakash Sontakke , Ragavan Manian @ Chowdiah hall on Dec 25, 9AM onwards