Sitar Concert | Sri Chirag Katti | Sep 16, 2022
Loving Sai Ram and Greetings from Prasanthi Nilayam.
As part of the three day Sadhana Camp for the District Presidents, State Level Convenors and Office Bearers of the Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisations, India, an Instrumental Musical Program was offered by Sri Chirag Katti on Sitar.
Considered as one of the most promising Sitarists in the field of Indian classical music, Sri Chirag learnt Sitar from his father Pt. Shashank Katti. He is a recipient of the prestigious Surmani award, an impaneled artist of Indian Council for Cultural Relations- ICCR, and a scholarship holder for Sitar by the Ministry of Culture New Delhi. (Government of India).
He was accompanied by Sri Nishikant Barodekar on Tabla who is the grandson of the legendary vocalist, Hirabai Barodekar. Learning under the tabla wizard Ustad Alla Rakha and Ustad Zakir Hussain, he is currently serving Bhagawan as faculty member at the Department of Music, SSSIHL, Prasanthi Nilayam.