NiSa Creations London and Shree Deeplaxmi International Mumbai in association with Maharashtra Mandal London is organizing a musical event in London. Mr. Subodh Bhave and his team of Katyar Kaljat Ghusli will be performing 'Ghei Chchand' on Sunday, 9th April, 2017 in London. Honorable actor, filmmaker and singer Mr. Subodh Bhave along with his team of profound singers Mr. Mahesh Kale & Rahul Deshpande shall enlighten the stage with a combination of classical songs and dialogues. Katyar Kaljat Ghusli, a remake of a Marathi Play, has won eight Filmfare Awards in the first Marathi Filmfare Awards 2015-16. The film's music literally pulls the strings to one's heart. People of London have a grand opportunity to witness the glory of this heritage music.
||Sunday, April 09, 2017 1:00 PM to Sunday, April 09, 2017 6:00 PM
Logan Hall, University College London, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL
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Musical Event Details
Event : Ghei chchand - A musical experience by Katyar Kaljat Ghusli Team
Performers : Mr. Subodh Bhave, Mr. Mahesh Kale, Mr. Rahul Deshpande and 3 Vadaks (instrumentalists)
Day : Sunday, 9 April, 2017
Venue: Logon Theatre, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL
The theatre is easily accessible from Russel Square Tube Station, or near Euston
Enough parking space for the visitors as it is a Sunday.
Time: 1.00 pm to 6.00 pm with half an hour interval
Entry to the stalls for some recreation: 10 am onwards
Theater Details: Full air conditioning, Entrance foyer, Stage with curtains, Projection box, Crush Hall reception area with refreshments area and interval bar.
Subodh Bhave was born on 9 November, 1975 in Pune. He is currently residing in Mumbai. He pursued his graduation from Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce. Subodh was a young man with big dreams when he began his career in an IT company. He is an acclaimed actor in Marathi cinema who has been part many good films and worked with critically successful directors. Today he is an award winning actor and has won an award as a singer too. He began his career in Marathi television and theater and has a long list of serials and films behind today after completing more than a decade in the Marathi industry. He has won applauds from various noted professionals. His noted role
includes the role of Bal Gangadhar Tilak in the movie 'Lokmanya-Ek Yug Purush', a biopic on one of the country's biggest social reformer. His role of Balgandharva was also appreciated in the film 'Balgandharva' which was based on artist Narayanrao Rajhans and the book named 'Gandharva Gatha'.
Subodh directed the play Katyar Kaljat Ghusali and also directed film on the same subject which was released in November 2015. It was one of his remarkable creation and highest-grossing successful films of 2015.
Mahesh Kale (born on 12 January, Pune, India) is a San Francisco BayArea (United States) based Indian Classical vocalist renowned for his specialization in Indian Classical (Hindustani), Semi-Classical, Devotional music including Natya Sangeet. Mahesh Kale, after winning the 63rd National Film Award as the Best Playback Singer, for classical piece in the film Katyar Kaljat Ghusli, has firmly established himself as the face of Indian classical music of the new generation. He is a disciple of Pandit Jitendra Abhisheki.
Mahesh Kale is an accomplished vocalist of the new generation with a captivating stage presence, that has along with his uncommon musicality and vocal dexterity, positioned him firmly on the national and international radar of the North Indian Classical Music community. As a disciple of Pandit Jitendra Abhisheki, he has an illustrious pedigree, and
his thrilling performances bear this out. His training under this doyen, has not only made him a brilliant classical vocalist, but has also made him equally proficient at Thumri, Dadra, Tappa, Bhajans, Bhavgeet, and Natyasangeet. He was initiated into music by his mother Smt. Meenal Kale (a disciple of Smt. Veena Sahasrabuddhe) and presently continues to receive guidance from Shri. Shounak Abhisheki.
Rahul Deshpande is an Indian classical music singer from Pune, India. He is the grandson of the profound Hindustani Classical vocalist late Dr. Vasantrao Deshpande.
Rahul developed his interest in vocal music by studying the music of Pandit Kumar Gandharva. Initially, he sought guidance from Ushatai Chipalkatti and Kumar Gandharva's son Mukul Shivputra. He further learned music under the tutelage of Gangadharbuva Pimpalkhare and Madhusudhan Patwardhan. He also learned playing tabla from Suresh
Samant. Also, the legacy of Kumarji's search of including Nirguni Bhajans in the conventional form of music is learnt by him. His repertoire includes renditions from classical ragas to khayal, thumri, dadra, natyageet, bhajan, ghazal and bhaavgeet.
Rahul has achieved prominence as a creative musical performer from an early age. He is also the judge on Zee Marathi's popular reality TV show "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa - Little Champs". His work in the film Katyar Kaljat Ghusali was appreciated. He was the playback singer for the songs of "Khansaheb Aftab Hussain Bareliwale", played by Sachin Pilgaonkar in the film. The role was played by Rahul himself in the play Katyar Kaljat Ghusali.
"Swami Vivekand has rightly said that music is the highest form or art and worship. It creates divinity and easily connects one to the higher conscience. Music has no barriers of language, caste, nationality, etc. In our effort to bring good quality, authentic music in our Maiboli / Mothertongue and from our Matrubhoomi / Motherland to the
discerning music lovers in London, we at NiSa Creations, along with Shree Deeplaxmi International (SDL), and in association with Maharashtra Mandal, London are organizing a musical event on 9th April 2017. It will be our pleasure to present to our audience an extraordinary evening with, among others, songs from the film Katyar Kalgat Ghusli,
the film which reintroduced the golden era of authentic Marathi Natyasangeet to a whole new generation of young music lovers.
SDL has a presence of 59 years in India, and through these years, has created a place in the hearts of Marathi readers by publishing works of the prestigious Dyanpeeth Award Winning Authors such as V.S.Khandekar (popularly known as ViSaKhandekar), V.V.Shirwadkar of Natasamrat fame who also wrote poetry under the pseudonym Kusumagraj, V.D.Karandikar(popularly known as Vinda Karandikar). SDL now has a global reach and have grown into Shree Deeplaxmi International. We, NiSa Creations thank them
for sharing their rich experience with us in organizing an event of this magnitude and agreeing to guide us all the way.
We look forward to your presence to make this evening a truly memorable one. Your support will also encourage us to bring more such events in the future so that we are all able to take some time out to share what we all really miss "OUR MOTHERTONGUE & OUR MOTHERLAND."
NiSa Creations is a group of young classical aspiring singers who passionately keep the Indian culture live in London. Ms. Anuja Pradhan & Ms. Swapna Padalkar, cofounders
of NiSa Creations participate in various programs showcasing their singing talents. It has been their dream to organize an event for the NRIs in London to have a mesmerizing experience as an audience to experience live Indian classical concert. This event shall make the dream come true!
Shree Deeplaxmi was established by the founder, editor, publisher Late Mr. G.K. Raykar in 1958. Mr. Hemant Raykar, son of Late Mr. G. K. Raykar is the present Editor and Publisher of Shree Deepalaxmi. He has been successfully editing and publishing Shree Deeplaxmi Diwali (Marathi) Magazine for the past 35 years. Mr. Hemant Raykar ventured into the international scene with an international issue of his magazine with a target audience of NRIs abroad. Shree Deeplaxmi International (SDLI) has been participating at Bruhan Maharashtra Mandal (BMM) in the US. Since 1993 it has been held every alternate year at San Jose, Calgari (Canada), New York, Atlanta, Seattle, Philadelphia, Boston, Chicago, Rhode Island and L.A. Besides its Marathi edition SDLI has also introduced an English issue whose content has been provided by the prestigious institutes like World Trade Center (WTC) and Maharashtra Economic Development Corporation (MEDC).