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Name: Rajnarayan Bhattcharya
Skills: Accompanist (Player of tabla and other percussion)
Phone: +91 9831941584
Address: 82/C,TARAK PRAMANICK ROAD, KOLKATA 700006, India
Links: Website     E-mail
Rajnarayan Bhattacharya received encouragement from his mother Smt. Nilima Bhattacharya, a disciple of Pt. Ramesh Bandopadhyay of Vishnupur Gharana. He took his initial training from his father Bhudeb Bhattacharya at the age of five. Thereafter, noted tabla player of Banaras Gharana and disciple of Gaur Paul, Sri Amiya Kumar Mukherjee took of the charge of Rajnarayan Bhattacharya. He got the degree of Sangeet Prabhakar from Prayag Sangeet Samiti ,Allahabad and Sangeet Sudhakar from Surer Maya Sangeet Samaj and awarded GOLD MEDAL and also received Sangeet Alankar degree from the said organization with the encouragement of his uncle Dr. Saroj Kumar Bhattacharya. He also procured second position in the Inter Collegiate Music Competition organized by Calcutta University in the year 1982-83. He also stood second in the NATIONAL YOUTH FESTIVAL organized by Y.M.C.A. New Delhi. At present Rajnarayan is receiving intensive training from renowned tabla maestro and teacher of Sangeet Research Academy, Kolkata, Pt. Samar Saha of Banaras Gharana. He is selected as a panel artist of INDIAN COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATION, under Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India. Performance in India & Abroad: In INDIA: 1) DOVER LANE MUSIC CONFERENCE,KOLKATA 2) BHOWANIPORE SANGEET SAMMELAN,KOLKATA 3) NATIONAL YOUTH FESTIVAL, NEW DELHI 4) A Conference of SUR SINGER SAMSAD,MUMBAI 5) RUPASI BANGLA FESTIVAL, HYDRABAD 6) RAMKRISHNA MISSON INSTITUTE OF CULTURE,KOLKATA 7) A Conference of INDIAN COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATION,BANGALORE 8) SRUTINANDAN,KOLKATA 9) A Conference of SANGEET PIYASI,KOLKATA 10) A Conference of SARAJ,NEWDELHI In ABROAD: 1) RADIO FRANCE in the year of 2002 2) ASSOCIATION GANAPATI , BOURDEUX, FRANCE,2002 3) CENTRE MANDAPA , PARIS, FRANCE ,2002,2003,2004,2005 4) THEATRE OF LACHOCELL, FRANCE ,2004 5) A Conference of ASSOCIATION SAAMHATI,SALIGNY,FRANCE 6) RAMKRISHNA MISSION , PARIS , FRANCE,2002 7) WORLD YOUTH CONFERENCE , MILAN, ITALY,2004 8) WORLD YOUTH CONFERENCE , FLORENCE, ITALY,2004 9) MUSIC FESTIVAL , STURTGARD, GERMANY,2002 10) SUDDHA SANGEET PROSAR GOSTHI, DHAKA , BANGLADESH.2003 11) Conference of ALLIANCE FRANCAISE, DHAKA, BANGLADESH,2003s 12) A workshop programe organize by ICCR in Bangladesh as a Tabla Guru,2006-2007 13) Performed India Festival in Belgium organized by BOZAR.



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