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Pandit Jasraj

Internationally acclaimed Hindustani vocalist

Pandit Jasraj, a legendary Khayal exponent, is a member of the Mewati Gharana. He received training from his elder brother, Pandit Maniramji. Known for his inimitable style and a sonorous voice, Pandit Jasraj has established music academies in Vancouver (Canada) and New Jersey (US). For his outstanding contribution in the field of Indian music, he has been awarded Padmashree, Sangeet Natak Akademi award and Rajiv Gandhi Award. Besides, he has been honored by the Harvard University Art Museum in the US. He lives with his family in Mumbai.

Updated on 18th July, 2005


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