Musical maestro Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, recipient of Padma Bhushan & Padma Vibhushan will be performing at Greenwood High International School on Thursday, 30 January, 2014 at its main campus in Varthur Sarjapur Road in Bangalore. The master flutist known for his rare capacity of playing a variety of light classical tunes will also interact with students and convey the importance of classical music in contemporary world.
An internationally acclaimed flautist of India, Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia is a very popular and eminent artiste par excellence who is known for his outstanding contribution in popularizing Indian Classical Music all over the world. His consummate artistry has distinguished him as the greatest living master of the North Indian Bamboo Flute, acclaimed both at home and abroad. For his outstanding contributions to Indian music, Pandit Chaurasia has been recognized and conferred upon with many national and International honors.
Speaking on the occasion, Ms. Niru Agarwal, Trustee, Greenwood High International School said “We not only encourage academic and co-curricular activities as part of our vision, but also provide opportunities to our students to interact with renowned personage to draw inspiration from their lives and also to appreciate diverse cultures”.
Greenwood High which is a Day cum Residential International School in Bangalore which offers IB, IGCSE and ICSE curriculum. They are the only International School in Bangalore to have received the honour of bagging 5 National awards and accredited with a "Safety and Health Management Systems Certificate". Greenwood High stands out with complete nurturing care, emphasizing on the all round development of the student.