India International Guitar Festival Jan 2019

12 - 13 January 2019

India International Guitar
Festival JAN 2019

Kolkata, 12 - 13 January 2019




Greetings from IIGF. INDIA International Guitar Festival 2019.

We are going to present the fourth edition of India International Guitar Festival: Vasundhara Mahotsav -in memory of Guitar legend late PT. Brij Bhushan Kabra -  a classical music and Guitar music carnival with guitar-stalwarts and talents from across the country on two winter days: 12 to 13 January 2019. 

In between the time frame of 11am to 9pm every day the festival will bring the Indian guitar enthusiasts & music lovers together under the spell of some of the most blessed performing guitarists coming from various schools of classical guitars in India & the world. Efforts are made to bring along with large number of art inclined Kolkatans, musicians and music lovers a lot more than what First Festival delivered to their acclaim.

The festival will present young talents of slide guitar under the kind mentorship of Guitar Guru Three times Grammy Nominee Pt. Debashish Bhattacharya. stage performance will engage them in diverse interactive and knowledge sharing programmes. Providing scholarship, cash, awards, stage, guitars and musical accessories to the deserving musicians in need of support is also included in the Mahotsav.

Your association and collaboration as a sponsor, member and participant, those what we are sincerely looking forward to make this event a grand success.

Thanking you,
Tripti Bhattacharya, Convenor 

Programme Highlight: 

Slide guitar workshop by Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya Indian Classical Guitar (Modern Song on slide guitar and How to create your own music on slide guitars).

Guitar competitions and talent hunt (Scholarship program certification and award). 

INDIA National Slide Guitar Symphony (Composed and directed by Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya).

Concerts of Hawaiian guitarists Tagore Songs Nazrul Geeti and Bengali Modern songs (Presented by Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya). 

Indian Classical Guitar concerts by young talents (presented by Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya).

Final concert by Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya and Pandit Bickram Ghosh.

India International Guitar Festival 2019, in collaboration with ICCR, from 12th to 13th January 2019 ( From 11 AM to 9 PM ). 

Venue : ICCR Rabindra Nath Tagore Center, 9A Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata.

Featured Artiste line up:

Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya - Indian Classical Music.
Pandit Bickram Ghosh - Indian Classical Music.

Line up of Young Guest Artistes for Vasundhara Mahotsav:

IIGF Symphony:

Suryadipta Bhattacharya, Subhadip Bose, Lipika Bag, Pronoti Roy, Krishnendu Sekhar Dey, Papri Kundu, Jayanta Battabal, Gautam Das, Keya Das, Amitabha Saha, Naba Kumar Das, Monika Chakraborty, Dhyanistha Gautam, Satyajit Maharana, Nahar Ahamed, Shyamal Roy and Madhusree Indu.

Light Music on Slide Guitar:

Madhusree Indu, Papri Kundu, Debasish Karmakar, Nahar Ahamed, Shyamol Banerjee (pune), Naba Kumar Das, Bhaskar Mukherjee, Sandip Dey, Krishnendu Sekhar Dey, Lipika Bag and Babusona Bose.

Indian Classical Music on Slide Guitar:

Subhadip Bose, Babusona Bose, Madhusree Indu, Pankaj Kumar Das, Gautam Das, Shyamal Roy, Debasish Karmakar, Bhaskar Mukherjee and Monika Chakraborty.


Sudhir Gharai, Arindam Chakraborty, 


Subroto Pramanick ( Tana ).

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