Hindustani classical vocalist Kishori Amonkar passes away at 84

Posted on:04 Apr 2017 15:11:28
Hindustani classical vocalist Kishori Amonkar passes away at 84
04 April 2017 Current Affairs: Padma Vibhushan recipient classical singer Kishori Amonkar passed away at the age of 84 at her house in Mumbai.

In her career spanning seven decades, she was revered as ‘Gaan-Saraswati’.

The singer has been awarded the Padma Bhushan (1987) and the Padma Vibhushan (2002) for an exemplary career. She was also a recipient of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 1985 and the SNA Fellowship for 2009. In 1991, she was awarded the prestigious Dr TMA Pai Outstanding Konkani Award.
Padma Vibhushan recipient classical singer Kishori Amonkar passed away at the age of 84 at her house in Mumbai.

In her career spanning seven decades, she was revered as ‘Gaan-Saraswati’.

The singer has been awarded the Padma Bhushan (1987) and the Padma Vibhushan (2002) for an exemplary career. She was also a recipient of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 1985 and the SNA Fellowship for 2009. In 1991, she was awarded the prestigious Dr TMA Pai Outstanding Konkani Award.

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