Jewel of Jewels

Jagdish Prasad

Track Details

Raag- Yaman
INR 70.00
Thumri khamaj
INR 60.00
Raag Madhukosh
INR 120.00

Product Details

Type : Audio CD
Track Type : MP3 Format
Released : 9th October 2012
Stock : Available
Copyright : Bihaan Music
Mkt Rights : Bihaan Music
Language : Hindi


Pandit Jagdish Prasad (died July 18, 2011) is an Indian classical musician,who was born into a musical family and has performed internationally since the 1980s. He was a Calcutta-based Hindustani classical vocalist of the Patiala Gharana. He was born on the auspicious day of Janmashtami.He was awarded by the Principality of RAIGARH at the age of 5. He received his initial training from his father Pandit Badri Prasad, who was the court musician of the former principality of Raigarh, situated in the modern state of Chattisgarh. Later he became a student of the Bade Ghulam Ali Khan. Under the tutelage of both, he enriched his repertoire in both classical and semi-classical music and can sing khayal and thumri with equal command. Panditji had tremendous control over both melody (sur) as well as rhythm (lai) and could effortlessly perform both serious khayal and lighter genre of Hindustani music like thumri, dadra and tappa. Later,He was associated with ITC Sangeet Research Academy, Later on he became a lecturer at the Khairagarh University in Madhya Pradesh. He is a Top grade artist of T.V and Radio. He has performed in all the major conferences held all over the country and has also toured abroad in countries like US, Canada, UK and several parts of Europe. Acknowledgement : Smt. Sandhya Pandit & Shri Samrat Pandit