Faculty Member


Basavi Mukherjee

Classical Music

Area of Specialisation
Khayal and Thumri in Hindustani Classical Vocal Music

Date of Birth 26th February 1959
Date of Joining 17.01.2014
Year Degree College/University
1978 B.A. Kanpur University
1985 M.A. Juhari Devi Girls' Degree College, Kanpur University
1990 M.Phil SNDT Womens' University, Mumbai
Research Projects
"Bhajan performance at Koliwada Temple Worli, Mumbai" in 1988 at the NCPA, Mumbai at a "Documentation" Workshop
Music Criticism - A perspective - done during M.Phil submissions in 1989/90
"Improvisation in Hindustani Classical Music" done under Dr. Bimal Roy, D.Litt in 1990. Presently under publication in book form from W.Bengal State Music Academy, Kolkata
Teaching Experience
5 years in Visva-Bharati
The prestigious "SURMANI" title by the Sur Singar Samsad, Mumbai in 1990
Other Academic Distinctions

Major performances at Maharashtra Lalit Kala Nidhi, Mumbai, the National Centre of Performing Arts, Mumbai, Doverlane Music Conference, Kolkata, Soorya Music Festival, Trivandrum, The Swaralaya Music Festival, Palghat, The Annual Conference of Prayag Sangit Samiti, Allahabad and Kirateswar Mahotsav, Kathmandu