Mumbai, Wednesday, July 2, 1997 MUMBAI:
Now, this is quite a achievement. Well-known santoor player and the senior most disciple of Pandit Shivkumar Sharma, and Delhi based vocalist Shubha Mudgal have been invited by the prestigious European Mozart Foundation to perform at Venice in Italy. The Mozart Foundation has organised an evening of Indian Classical music in collaboration with Air-India at a festival of western classical music being held at Venice. The foundation is dedicated to encouraging young classical musicians from eastern Europe. Both Vyas and Mudgal will be accompanied by Mumbai-based tabla player Aneesh Pradhan.