An Indian classical and semi-classical vocalist, Moumita Mitra, born in 1980, has learnt hindustani music for a few years under the conscientious guidance of maestro Late Pt. A. Kannan of Kairana gharana. Later, she learned from Sri Anjan Majumdar for 13 years. Presently, she is learning under the guidance of Sri Subhashish Mukherjee, a senior disciple of Late Pt. Manas Chakraborty.
She has worked as a hindustani vocal music teacher/performer at Embassy of India, Beijing, China, for 3 years (2015-2018). She has worked as a guest lecturer of Khayal (Hindustani vocal music) at Rabindrasangeet Dept. of Rabindra Bharati University for 2 years (2013-2015).
She has also visited Afghanistan twice for one month each time as a guest teacher of Music at Afghanistan National Institute of Music, Kabul, Afghanistan (2013 & 2014). She was selected as an examiner of Hindustani vocal music at Rabindra Sangeet Dept. of Rabindra Bharati University.
She possesses an outstanding voice and has a distinguishing ‘gayaki’. She has completed M.A. in Hindustani classical vocal music (Khayal). She is a well-known ‘A’ Grade artiste in “Khayal” and a ‘B-High’ Grade artiste in “Thumri/Dadra” of All India Radio. Apart from having a performing experience of more than 13 years, she has also acquired an experience of more than 5 years as a teacher of Hindustani vocal music. She is a Junior research fellowship recipient in “Khayal” from the Ministry of Culture under the India Government.
To name some of the performances by Moumita, she has performed in prestigious classical music concerts all over India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Kuwait and China.
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