Phoenix Marketcity is ready to set the stage for Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt on the occasion of Republic Day for a soul-stirring performance by the music maestro. Grammy Award Winning Indian Classical music instrumentalist and creator of the Mohan Veena, Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt is undoubtedly the most expressive, versatile and greatest slide players and has mesmerized the world with his pristine pure, delicate yet fiery music.
Organized by MDC Foundation, this live-in concert is a no-ticketed event and is being held for a social cause. MDC Foundation has joined hand with KASBA GANPATI to provide grains ‘Ek Mooth Dhanyachi’ to a village belonging to tribal people near Pune. People attending the concert may donate minimum Rs. 20/- (cost of 1 packet that consists of rice and pulses to make a meal for 1 person) and do their bit for the well-being of the society on the special occasion of Republic Day.
So come be a part of this unforgettable musical journey!
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm onwards
Venue: Liberty Square, Phoenix Marketcity, Pune
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ABOUT – PT. VISHWA MOHAN BHATT
Creator of the MOHAN VEENA and the winner of the GRAMMY AWARD, Vishwa Mohan has mesmerized the world with his pristine pure, delicate yet fiery music. It is due to Vishwa’s maiden mega effort that he rechristened guitar as MOHAN VEENA, his genius creation and has established it at the top most level in the mainstream of Indian Classical Music scenario, thereby proving the essence of his name VISHWA (meaning the world) and MOHAN (meaning charmer) and indeed , a world charmer he is.
Being the foremost disciple of Pt. Ravi Shankar, Vishwa Mohan belongs to that elite body of musicians which traces its origin to the Moughal emperor Akbar’s court musician TANSEN and his guru the Hindu Mystic Swami Haridas.
Vishwa Mohan Bhatt has attracted international attention by his successful indianisation of the western Hawaiian guitar with his perfect assimilation of sitar, sarod & veena techniques, by giving it a evolutionary design & shape and by adding 14 more strings helping him to establish the instrument MOHAN VEENA to unbelievable heights. With blinding speed and faultless legato, Bhatt is undoubtedly one of the most expressive, versatile and greatest slide player s in the world.
Being a powerhouse performer, Vishwa’s electrifying performance always captivates the audience whether in the United States of America, Europe, Gulf countries or his motherland India. Vishwa Mohan has become the cultural ambassador of India by carrying the Herculean task of glorifying and popularizing Indian culture and music throughout the world.