Kala Academy Goa in collaboration with Tarangini Saunskrutik Pratisthan, Rajiv Gandhi Kala Mandir, Ponda and with the support of Directorate of Art & Culture, Govt. of Goa, & Dept. of Tourism are organizing Pt. Jitendra Abhisheki Sangeet Mahotsav on 14th &15th  Sept. 2019 daily from 10.00 a.m to 10.00 p.m at Rajiv Gandhi Kala Mandir, Ponda on both the days. The sessions in this festival are open to music lovers.

The festival will be inaugurated on 14th Sept 2019  at 10.00 a.m at the hands of Shri. Govind Gaude, Art & Culture Minister, Govt of Goa & Chairman of Kala Academy Goa & Rajiv Gandhi Kala Mandir.  Pt. Prabhakar Karekar, Senior disciple of  Late Pt. Abhisheki will be felicitated in this Mahotsav.

Renowned classical vocal artists namely Pt. Ajay Pohankar, Pt. Raja Kale, Pt. Venkateshkumar, Pt. Sudhakar Deole,  Dr. Alka Deo Marulkar & Nandini Bedekar will feature in this edition of the festival. Young artists like Ninad Deo, Ruchira Kedar, Gautam Kale, Manas Vishwarup, Ram Shankar, Vivek Sonar (Flute), Tejas Upadhye (Violin), Harshala Totade (Kathak Dance) will also participate in this year’s Mahotsav. Goan artists namely Komal Sane Gurav and Shri. Sandesh Khedekar have been given the opportunity  to present classical vocal recital in the festival.

Pt. Subhash Kamat, Pt. Sudhir Nayak, Dayanidhesh Kossambe, Raya Korgaonkar, Amar Mopkar, Chinmay Kolhatkar, Mayank Bedekar, Dattaraj Mhalshi, Tulshidas Navelkar, Subhash Faterpekar, Rohidas Parab, Dattaraj Surlekar, Dattaraj Shettye, Vithal Khandolkar, Vishant Surlakar, Kishor Teli, Rahul Khandolkar will provide instrumental accompaniment to the artists. The programme will be compered by Dr. Ajay Vaidya.