Apurbalal Manna - Pakhawaj
One of the better-known accompanists of the present generation, Apurbalal Manna was initiated into the art by Pandit Rajib Lochan De. Later he learnt from Shri Gurudas Ghosh. Presently he is being guided by Pandit Dalchand Sharma. Known for his intelligent and tuneful accompaniment of most of the senior artistes of today, he is also slowly but surely making a name as a soloist. A “B-High” graded artiste of All India Radio, he is a regular concert performer and is a guest lecturer of Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata.