This is an organic initiative to provide a platform for serious art lovers to share, learn and work with one another in a celebration of talent. It will also give a podium to budding newcomers and seasoned talent to learn from one another through jamming sessions.
Over the last nine years, Malhaar has been synonymous with quality musicals. The critically acclaimed, Broadway-styled musicals such as Jashn-e-Awadh, Haaye Akhtari, Draupadi, etc., have run to packed houses over the years in Dubai.
Mausiqi (Tradition): This is a chamber concert series. Under this umbrella, Malhaar will provide a platform to promising and upcoming artists. In March 2017, Josh Feinberg of the century-old Maihar Gharana, a finest Sitarist from USA enthralled the audience in the inuagural session. In the coming months, an exciting line-up of artists are gearing up to mesmerize the students.
Viraasat, or legacy, is a lecture demonstration series wherein Malhaar students will receive opportunities to closely interact with the legends of Indian performing arts. Malhaar welcomed Pandit Jasraj at its inaugural session, followed by Shubha Mudgal at the second session, and a three-hour marathon session with Pandit Ajoy Chakraborty.