Sun. Jan 29th, 2023

After a niche of a number of many years, six music maestros will unite on one stage to participate within the fusion band Shakti’s Fiftieth-anniversary celebrations.

Shakti, a band fashioned in 1974, initially had guitarist John McLaughlin, Indian violin participant L Shankar, tabla maestro Zakir Hussain, and ghatam grasp T H Vinayakram (popularly generally known as Vikku Vinayakram). In later years percussionist V Selvaganesh, mandolin participant U Shrinivas, singer Shankar Mahadevan, and violinist Ganesh Rajagopalan joined the band.

Now the members of the band have regrouped for 4 concert events scheduled for January 20, January 22, January 24, and January 28 in Bangalore, Mumbai, Kolkata and Delhi respectively. Apparently, 80-year-old Vikku Vinayakram carried out solely on January 22, in Mumbai.

On Sunday, enterprise tycoon Anand Mahindra shared a clip from Shakti’s Mumbai live performance and wrote, “Not often do you get to attend a live performance the place you recognize it’s a historic event & an expertise you need to protect & defend like a fragile drop of water in your hand. Six maestros, on the high of their artwork made music final night time that was—with out exaggeration—pure magic…#Shakti”.

Not often do you get to attend a live performance the place you recognize it’s a historic event & an expertise you need to protect & defend like a fragile drop of water in your hand. Six maestros, on the high of their artwork made music final night time that was—with out exaggeration—pure magic…#Shakti pic.twitter.com/uvGbSKrnTp

— anand mahindra (@anandmahindra) January 23, 2023

Mahindra’s tweet has gathered over 30,000 views and lots of of likes. Commenting on this video, a Twitter consumer wrote, “Music is the one factor that provides you aid to your thoughts and physique”.

A Twitter consumer remembered legendary mandolin participant Mandolin Srinivas, who was additionally a part of Shakti and handed away in 2014 due to issues following a liver transplant, and wrote, “Lacking the legendary mandolin srinivas ji on this wonderful event!”.

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