HCL Concerts Debuts in Bengaluru


HCL Concerts, an initiative by HCL dedicated to promoting and nurturing Indian classical performing arts, hosted its inaugural concert in Bengaluru– ‘TRIVAT’ – at Dr B R AmbedkarBhawan, Millers Road. The event witnessed three back-to-back performances by renowned vocalist and playback singer Ronkini Gupta, master percussionist – A. Sivamani and legendary violinist Dr L Subramaniam. The performances enthralled over 1200 Indian classical music aficionados in the city.

The evening started with a mesmerizing performance by the classical vocalist and playback singer, Ronkini Guptawho performed RaagBihag, followed by Madhya Lay RupakBandish and a Drut lay TeentaalBandish.She was accompanied by Ashish Ragwanion Tablaand Ghulam Ali on Sarangi.

Then a magical solo act by the world-famous percussionist. Shivamanikept the audience engaged. In the concluding act, the legendary violinist and Padma Bhushan recipient. L Subramaniam delivered a power-packed fusion performance. Dr.Subramaniam was accompanied by AtulRaninga and Frijo Francis on Keyboard, Alwyn Fernandes on Guitar, Keith Peters on Bass Guitar, Prasad Kulkarni on Drums, Supriya Bhattacharya on Congo and Dholak, Tanmoy Bose on Tabla and DSR Murthy on Mridangam.