Tabla artiste Subhankar Banerjee

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Legendary Tabla Artist Passes Away Due To Covid-19

Subhankar Banerjee (54) passed away at a private hospital due to Covid-19 on August 25, after battling the virus from past two months. Famous classical musicians visited on August 26, at Sangeet Research Academy where his body was kept. Banerjee was completely vaccinated with both the doses and still got infected by the virus on June 20. Reportedly, he was on oxygen support for almost two months.

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 05:27 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Indian classical musician, artists, covid 19, Subhankar Banerjee

Courtesy: India Today

Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan

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Classical Musician Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan Passes Away At 89

Legendary Indian classical musician Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan passed away on January 17. Born in Uttar Pradesh’s Badayun district, the 89-year-old maestro breathed last at his home in Mumbai's Bandra. Brought up in a musician family, Ghulam received several awards including the Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. While his daughter-in-law shared his demise, tributes poured from the film fraternity including singer Lata Mangeshkar, AR Rahman and… read-more

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 05:26 PM / by Richa Nigam

Tags: Indian classical musician, Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan, bandra, Lata Mangeshkar, AR Rahman

Courtesy: The Indian Express