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Why should artists be paid fairly?

In these difficult times art and music is helping many of us to stay calm and sane. In a world where we enjoy music so much why is paying artists so difficult?

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How to make chamber concerts worthwhile?

The purposes may be diverse but one cannot forget that house concerts/chamber concerts are a wonderful opportunity. Opportunity for whom and of what kind? Here are some guidelines to ensure that we all are making the best use of the opportunity available.

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Sarangi Recital by Yuji Nakagawa at TMCP Bavdhan Centre

Sarangi Concert by Yuji Nakagawa July 15, 2019 at TMCP Center, Ganga Legend, Bavdhan, Pune A Sarangi concert by Yuji Nakagawa! I was curious – the primary reason of my curiosity was the name of the artist. A Japanese artist playing Hindustani classical music on an instrument that seemed quite an unusual choice! How did […]

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Odissi Recital by Smita Panigrahi at ADH

Odissi Dance Recital by Smita Panigrahi June 19, 2019 at Ahilya Devi Holkar School, Pune An Account by Namrata Shah I had heard about Baithak Foundation over a year ago and had been keen to volunteer with them to understand the nature of efforts that the organization has been putting in to promote Indian classical […]

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Hindustani Vocal Recital by Reeshabh Purohit at CSMEMS, Kasarwadi

Hindustani Vocal Music Performance by Reeshabh Purohit  At Akanksha Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj English Medium School, Pune. August 2, 2019 What would happen if you brought together a huge group of about 200 children at one place and made them listen to some intense music? Is it even possible to make them sit quietly at one place […]

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Hindustani Vocal Recital by Mandar Karanjkar for TMCP Staff

Hindustani Vocal Concert by Mandar Karanjkar for all staff members of TMCP August 2, 2019 at Sangam World Centre, Yerawada, Pune. On a rainy morning, at a venue surrounded by greenery, a hundred-odd members of staff from Tara Mobile Creches Pune (TMCP) had gathered. A number of events were lined up for them for the day […]

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Sitar Recital By Adwait Gadgil

Sitar Recital by Adwait Gadgil  July 22, 2019 at Tara Mobile Creche Pune, Charholi Centre, Pune. An Account by Namrata Shah “Good morning, didi!”, a girl greeted me with a bright smile. “Good afternoon!”, I responded. “Arre, good afternoon, didi!”, she corrected herself, giggled and ran off. We were at the construction site of Pride […]

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Baithak Foundation Annual Report 2018-19

The Annual Report 2018-19 contains details of all the initiatives undertaken by Baithak in the last financial year. It highlights the reach of our programs and the impact of the work. We thank everyone for generous support and encouragement! Please feel free to reach out to us if you wish to have a conversation about the report. […]