Anirban Das Gupta
Anirban Das Gupta - Sarod
Anirban Dasgupta is a worthy representative of the Seniya Shahjahanpur Gharana. Anirban was initiated early into the art of Sarod playing by his father and guru, Padmabhushan Pandit Buddhadev Dasgupta, from whom he has received all his training and guidance.
Anirban is known today for his delicate mastery of the sarod and great facility in its technique with razor- sharp tans and the traditional Ameerkhani baaj. Anirban’s musical career gained recognition in 1987 with the award for first prize amongst all groups of stringed instruments at the All India Radio Music competition.
He has participated in some of the most prestigious musical conferences throughout India, such as Vishnu Digambar Festival, Salt Lake Music Conference, Tansen Music Conference, and Sangeet Natak Academy to name a few. Anirban has also performed in United Kingdom, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium and United States. He has three solo CDs to his credit and quite a few more as an accompanying performer with his illustrious father.