The talented Nityanand Haldipur - ranked among India's leading flautists and a senior disciple of the reclusive genius, Padma Bhushan Smt. Annapurna Devi - represents the pure essence of a highly revered musical heritage.
Nityanand (age 9) at his lesson with Pt. Pannalal Ghosh.
Padma Bhushan Smt. Annapurna Devi
Nityanand Haldipur Youtube Playlist
To the rigors of such a preeminent tradition, Nityanand has added his own dedication and finesse - through painstaking practice, assiduous assimilation and erudite presentation. Absorbing what is pure, beautiful and dignified in Hindustani classical music, Nityanand has imbibed the complex grammar, discipline and subtleties of the rich legacy he has inherited.
Nityanand at the Dover Lane Festival - Kolkata, 2015
Nityanand receiving the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award from Vice-President of India Hamid Ansari - 2010
A Top Grade artist of AIR and Doordarshan, Nityanand has participated in the National Programme of Music and the All India Radio Sangeet Sammelan. His music is available on the Magnasound, Lineage and Underscore labels. In 2010, Nityanand Haldipur was given the highest award for his contribution to Indian classical music by Sangeet Natak Academy, Govt. Of India, New Delhi.