Marathi audience is avid art-lover, especially performing arts. Through their love of Hindusthani classical music emerged various forms of modern music such as Bhakti Sangeet, Bhav Geet & most popular among all - Natya Sangeet. Rahul Deshpande is one of the maestros of all these genres. Being the grandson of the iconic vocalist Pdt. Vasantrao Deshpande, Rahul surely has an impression of his grandfather's style on his music.
However, it is also known that Rahul developed his interest in vocal music by studying the music of Kumar Gandharva. Initially, he sought guidance from Ushatai Chipalkatti and Kumar Gandharva's son Mukul Shivputra. He further learned music under the tutelage of Gangadharbuva Pimpalkhare and Madhusudhan Patwardhan. He also learned the tabla from Suresh Samant. His repertoire includes khyal, thumri, dadra, natyageet, bhajan, ghazal and bhaavgeet.
SwarSaaz, Rahul Deshpande live in concert brings to you this legendary personality with his mesmerizing musical performance.