Pandit Vidur Mallick Dhrupad Academy was founded and registered by Sh. Prashant & Nishant Mallick (Mallick Brothers) in May, 2011 in the fond memory of Dhrupad legend Pandit Vidur Mallick. This Academy is for those who are fully devoted to music and want to learn Ancient Classical music of India - Dhrupad Vocal and others classical vocal forms like Khayal, semi-classical music. The Academy welcomes students who want to become professional musicians and aim to devote their life into music as Professionals.
Pandit Vidur Mallick Dhrupad Academy is situated in the holy city of Hinduism known as Allahabad. The ancient name of the city is Prayaga ("place of sacrifice"), as it is believed to be the spot where lord Brahma offered his first sacrifice after creating the world. It is one of the four sites of the mass Hindu pilgrimage Kumbh Mela, the others being Haridwar, Ujjain and Nashik. It has a position of importance in Hindu scriptures for it is situated at Triveni Sangam, the confluence of the holy rivers Ganges and Yamuna, and the ancient Sarasvati River.
The Academy has been started with an objective to promote and educate Dhrupad music to the committed students of music and to produce future upcoming artists on the National & International level.
A four-year structural music training course is designed for Dhrupad vocal aspirants. Apart from the basic traditional training, those who want to come to learn music for a short term courses such as 15 days, 3 months or 6 months are also given admission to the Academy.
Pandit Vidur Mallick Dhrupad Academy also organizes two National leval music festivals annually for the promotion, propagation and sustainment of Dhrupad music in various part of the Country. India’s top-notch musicians have given their performances in these festivals including Padmabhushan Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Padmashree Ustad Wasifuddin Dagar, Padmashree Gundecha Brothers, Pt. Abhay Narayan Mallick, Pt. Pushpraj Koshti, Pt. Ritwik Sanyal, Pt. Falguni Mitra, Pt. Naresh Malhotra, Pt. Anil Chaudhary, Pt. Ravishankar Upadhyay, Pt. Sukhdev Chaturvedi, Pt. Salil Bhatt to name a few.
Pandit Vidur Mallick’s musical legacy is been carried on with his son Pandit Prem Kumar Mallick, the senior musician of this tradition as well as his grandsons Sh. Prashant & Nishant Mallick, grand-daughter Smt. Priyanka Mallick Pandey and other family members and huge number of disciples.
Pt. Prem Kumar Mallick along with the Sh. Prashant-Nishant Mallick are imparting vocal music training at the Academy apart from few more eminent Gurus.
Students who are from foreign countries aloso visit the Academy for music classes on tourist/students visa for learning music at the academy. Necessary arrangements for lodging and boarding are also being provided by the Academy.
For admission or any queries please write to us or call on +91 9650380132 +91 9711294517 email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Most Awaited 'Anahad' music festival 2017 in the memory of Dhrupad legend Pandit Vidur Mallick & Mridangacharya Pt. Yamuna Prasad Chaudhary will take place at Civil Services Officer's Institute (CSOI), New Delhi on 13th & 14th October, 2017 from 6.00pm onwards. Some of the India's top-notch musicians will be paying their musical tribute. All are Invited.
Anahad Music Festival 2017 , New Delhi
October 13-14,, 2017
7th PANDIT VIDUR MALLICK SANGEET SAMAROH,
February 24 & 25, 2017
5th PANDIT VIDUR MALLICK SANGEET SAMAROH,
February 12 & 13, 2016
4th PANDIT VIDUR MALLICK SANGEET SAMAROH,
(28th feb- 1st March, 2015)
A grand two-days Indian Classical music
festival at Dehradun in the memory of Dhrupad Samrat Pandit
Vidur Mallick of Darbhanga Gharana featuring Eminent Vocal
& Instrumental musicians of India Organized by Pandit
Vidur Mallick Dhrupad Academy, Allahabad - India and World
Integrity Centre (WIC), Dehradun supported by Sangeet Natak
Akademi, New Delhi.
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at the festival and lets pass on the message to the music
Looking forward to a big number of allied
audience at World Integrity Centre (WIC), Dehradun soon. Dehradun
is known for its natural resources, publishing services and
particularly for its prestigious educational institutions
& Cultural activities.
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