UTSAV Spring Fest – 2018-old

A Three Day Festival Celebrating The Very Best of Indian Music Shruti Arts bring you UTSAV 2018, our new annual spring festival. A three-day event featuring some of the finest emerging talent from the world of classical. Experience Indian Classical Music like never before. A festival to inspire the music in you. Click to BOOK…
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UTSAV Spring Fest 2018 – 3 Day Programme

UTSAV 2018 is a unique concept bringing together the best upcoming artists within Indian classical music, not only from India but including Jesse Bannister; a local British artist with a passion for Indian classical music. Our aim is to provide the audience with unusual pairings each day of the festival, vibrant and emotive performances and an opportunity


UTSAV 2018 Festival Programme

Friday 6th April

Ankita Joshi is a young charismatic singer rooted in Hindustani classical vocal tradition, she is paired with the flamboyant Ashwin Srinivasan on the Indian bamboo flute. A duet performance that's sure to bring an element of surprise through an extraordinary partnership.

Listen to Ankita
Listen to Ashwin

Saturday 7th April

Arnab Chakrabarty is one of finest Sarod (the Indian Lute) players of his generation bringing unique depth in a musical partnership with Manas Kumar, the young artist who makes his violin sing to your hearts delight. A partnership not to be missed.

Listen to Arnab
Listen to Manas

Sunday 8th April

Akhil Jobanputra has trained under an illustrious guru from a very young age and carries his musical heritage with pride as he brings his vocal singing style to partner with Jesse Bannister, the saxophone maestro whose understanding of Indian classical raga music is truly inspirational.

Listen to Akhil
Listen to Jesse