Notes of Life

Classical-Light classical-Folk-Baul music

by vocalist Dr.Uttara Chousalkar

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The musical skies are glittering with many stars and one star among them, is vocalist,  Dr. Uttara Chousalkar. A rare combination of a mehfil researcher and a mehfil performer she has a deep insight into the concept of performance. She is an artist with a creative mind, who has mastered the art and gains happiness through the presentation of her art.

She has been performing since the tender age of twelve. Numerous awards from all over India are also to Uttara’s credit. She has had the privilege of being under the able tutelage of the renowned vocalist, Late Dr.Smt.Sushilaji Pohankar for more than two decades. Smt.Sushilaji, who had a keen sense of aesthetics and a passion for creativity in music, gave Uttara a vision into the fineries of classical and semi-classical vocalising and all along groomed her in the“ Guru Shishya Parampara ” .more

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कालचा प्रोग्रॅम कल्पने पलीकडचा अतोनात सुंदर होता, योगचक्र आणि संगीत याचा सुंदर मेळ जमला होता, मानवी स्वभाव आणि सात चक्र याचा डॉ पाटनकरांचा अभ्यास विचार करायला लावणारा तर होताच पण स्वभावाच्या विनोदी व गम्भीर किस्यांमुळे तो अधिक वास्तववादी वाटत वाटला, डॉ चौसळकर ,डॉ पाटणकर आपल्या दोघनचेही मनपूर्वक अभिनंदन,

Vijayraaj Bodhankar

The Press Opines

# As Baul singer Uttara Chousalkar traverses multiple music forms, she recognises the significance of an aesthetic presentation, finds Srivathsan Nadadhur. more

(The Hindu ,Hydrabad)

# Uttara the youngest vocalist, at the IMG Young artist festival, showed a highly developed aesthetic  sense with an imaginative swaravistaar.

(The Time Of India, Mumbai)

# Uttara’s recital at Rajasthan University was well applauded.

(Rajasthan Patrika Jaipur)

# Uttara’s vocal recital at the 20th concert of Sangeet Sankalp at the Punjabi University, Patiala was a delight to the audience

(Indian Express Patiala)

# Uttara has a substantial voice of volume and melody. She presented an accurate draft of the raga Marwa.

(The Hindu, Delhi)