About Guru Rina Basu
Rina Basu is a talented Hindustani classical vocalist. Born in a musical family in Kolkata she had her initial training under Pt. Binoy Ganguly. In her early age she received her ‘Sangeet Visharat’ with distinction marks. She is an art graduate and has done here Masters in classical music from Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata under the able guidance of Sangeetacharya Dr. Amiya Ranjan Bondopadhy. She took semi classical music training from Smt. Sipra Basu. She is a ‘Sangeet Alankar’ with first position in India from Gandharva Mahavidyalay,Mumbai.
A ‘B’ High Grade artist of All India Radio and Doordarshan for last 20 years, she has a captivating powerful voice, and her ‘Gayaki’ has been appreciated by music lovers. Presently she is undergoing advanced training under tutelage of Pt. Vinayak Torvi, an illustrious guru of Gwalior and Kirana Gharana based in Bangaluru.
Accompanied on Tabla by renowned Pandit Vishwanath Nakod and on harmonium by Shri. Narasimha Kulkarni