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October 26, 2016

Making music, Mansur style

INTERVIEW Keeping his father’s legacy alive comes naturally to Hindustani vocalist Pt. Rajshekhar Mansur. IN HIS FATHER’S FOOTSTEPS Pt. Rajshekhar Mansur. Pandit Rajshekhar Mansur, a Hindustani vocalist and son of the legendary Pt. Mallikarjuna Mansur, recently performed at the SDM College, Ujire, as part of the SPIC MACAY Mangalore Chapter. Sitting in the audience were two students,GAUTAMI and MANJARI JOSHI. It was their first brush with Hindustani music and it transported them to another realm. The awe-struck youngsters interviewed the vocalist, who is one of the torch-bearers of the......

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September 19, 2015

Aching for Gouri…

What happens when one has a great musician for a father and teacher? One, no doubt, walks in the footsteps of the grand tradition, but also learns to go beyond. Rajshekhar Mansur, son of the...