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September 19, 2016

A concert of rare ragas

NARENDRA KUSNUR | 17 September 2016 Pandit Rajshekhar Mansur will present jod-ragas and the not-so-often heard morning ragas from the Jaipur tradition Teaching English literature in Dharwad, north Karnataka, Pandit Rajshekhar Mansur spent 35 years immersed in the works of Thomas Hardy, Ernest Hemingway and T. S. Eliot. Seniors like Professor Armando Menezes, Dr. M. K. Naik and Dr. G. S. Amur also shaped his thinking. Yet, the son of the legendary Jaipur-Atrauligharana vocalist Pandit Mallikarjun Mansur retired from his job in 2002, to focus on music. He has......

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