Robot dance to regale audience in Pune festival

A unique robot dance choreographed in sync with hit songs will be one of the highlights of the ten-day Pune festival, an annual cultural extravaganza held here, coinciding with the Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations.

Amitabh Bachchan receives Maestro award

Amitabh Bachchan, classical flautist Hariprasad Chaurasia and ace santoor exponent Shivkumar Sharma were honoured here with the WWI (Whistling Woods International) Maestro Awards.

Amitabh Bachchan praises Hariprasad Chaurasia on his 75th birthday

Amitabh Bachchan greeted his "personal friend" and flute maestro Hariprasad Chaurasia on his 75th birthday.

Award instituted in Hariprasad Chaurasia`s name

Carnatic flautist Dr N Ramani will be honoured with the first Padmavibhushan Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia Puraskar for his contribution in the field, an official said Monday.

Sangeet Natak Akademi awards for Hariprasad Chaurasia, Amjad Ali Khan

Flutist Hariprasad Chaurasia, santoor player Shivkumar Sharma, sarod player Amjad Ali Khan and Manipuri dance guru Rajkumar Singhajit Singh are among the 11 personalities who will be conferred the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowships by President Pranab Mukherjee Oct 9 in the capital.

Hariprasad Chaurasia enthralls Karachiites

It was an evening to remember for
the music lovers of Karachi as flute maestro Hariprasad
Chaurasia enthralled them.

Hariprasad Chaurasia gets top French honour

Classical flute exponent Hariprasad Chaurasia will be conferred the Chevalier dans l`Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, the highest civilian award in France, by the French government for his contribution to music Nov 9.

Flautist Chaurasia`s sons file defamation suit against him

Sons of noted flautist Pt Hariprasad Chaurasia have filed a defamation suit against their father alleging they have been portrayed as illegitimate children in the septuagenarian musician`s biography.