An overview of some prominent performances
Marvel of Jugalbandi
Marvel of Jugalbandi, a live concert series in Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore, is a celebration of the true spirit of Jugalbandi (Duet) - a classical music format which is a big favourite with all audiences. Sitar & Sarod are, in many ways the ideal instruments to be paired up for a duet. A long-standing Sitar & Sarod duet is now a rarity in the world of Indian classical music. Lakshay Mohan & Aayush Mohan presented on this tour, some of their finest repertoire and the true essence of a classical duet to full houses in Delhi, Mumbai & Bengaluru. The brothers are changing the dynamics of the classical music scene in India by creating new sections of audience for this music. They have been acknowledged to be among the greatest cultural motivators and icons for the youth for propagating Indian music.
The concert tour started with the Delhi concert on the 8th September at the Kamani Auditorium. Next concert was in Mumbai at the Nehru Center on the 22nd September. The tour concluded with the finale concert in Bengaluru at the Chowdiah Memorial Hall on the 2nd October. The concerts received a great response in the three cities and were highly appreciated by connoisseurs and music lovers.
Lakshay Mohan & Aayush Mohan have performed across the globe at prestigious festivals and venues some of which are : The Grammy Museum, Los Angeles ; David & Dorthea Garfield Theatre, San Diego ; Learn Quest Music Conference, Boston ; The Abbey Theatre, Columbus to name a few. Their performances in India include Delhi Classical Music Festival; Gunidas Sangeet Sammelan, Mumbai ; Saptak Festival, Ahmedabad ; Vishnu Digamber Jayanti Samaroh, Delhi; Ganga Mahotsav, Varanasi ; Taj Mahotsav, Agra to name a few.
Lakshay & Aayush have also performed for many cultural fests in esteemed colleges including the Rendezvous IIT Delhi, Moksha NSIT and many more.
Lakshay Mohan & Aayush Mohan are the first Indian musicians to be invited to perform at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles USA. This concert featured their Sitar-Sarod Duet followed by a collaboration with American Cellist Barry Phillips.
WAETJEN AUDITORIUM, Cleveland, United States
In 2015. Lakshay & Aayush were the only North Indian Instrumentalists who were invited to perform at the World’s largest South Indian Music Festival in Cleveland, USA – the Cleveland Thyagaraja Festival.
LearnQuest Music Conference at the CASEY THEATRE, Greater Boston, United States
DAVID & DORTHEA GARFIELD THEATRE, San Diego, United States
ABBEY THEATRE, Dublin, Ohio, United States