He gently breathes melody into his flute! The notes springing out of his flute enhance the beauty of every song. Mesmerizing the audience with his inimitable passion of playing the flute and creating an eternal bond with the music lovers is a phenomenon occurring too often in the world of music! Commencing his lesson in music from Mr. Sane and Mr. Bhave, and then seeking guidance from Late Pt.Satchidanand Phadke & Late Pt.Sudhir Phadke. Presently Amar is taking advanced guidance from renowned flautist Pt.Hariprasad Chaurasia and Pt.Kedar Bodas ,he polished his art immaculately. Carving a niche for himself steadily, he made a mark with the top professional groups in Maharashtra.
His flawless rendition, mastery of technique, beauty of tone and great expressive quality soon cannot escape the ears of the biggies in the music world. Performing with the renowned artists such as Pt.Hridaynath Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Hariharan, Shankar Mahadevan, etc
He is working with the youth icons like Avdhoot Gupte, Swapnil Bandodkar, Vaishali Samant, Ajay - Atul, Saleel Kulkarni and many more.
Amar has also performed with stalwarts like Tabla maestro Ustd.Zakir Hussain, Pt.Suresh Wadkar and Ghajal maestro Ustd.Ghulam Ali.
He is the monarch in the kingdom of flute.
A Master’s degree holder in Computer Science, he leaves his imprint in every field – be it stage performances, film song recordings, or background scores.
This Flautist needs no prologue. He is a household name, and one catches a glimpse of him in much celebrated musical programmes such as the illustrious 'Sur-Taal', and the elite 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa' and latest 'Singing Star' on Sony marathi.
A diehard fan of Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia, he performs with great artists but retains his own identity through his Midas touch on his flute.
Blessings From Hariprasad Chaurasia
Expressions' CD Launching
AMAR BANSI PROMO 1
Natyageet:- Yuvati Mana
AMAR BANSI PROMO 2
AMAR BANSI PROMO 3
Intro(Brass & Woods)
Fusion with Anand Bhate
Hai Rama Ye Kya Hua
Roop Tera Mastana
He was the recipient of the 'Sudhir Phadke Yuvonmesh Puraskar' awarded by 'Indradhanu, Thane' in 2007.
He has received the 'Vocational Excellence Award 2009 - 2010 given by the Rotary Club of Nigdi, Pune. This Award was bestowed upon him for the remarkable services he provided to the society through his serene music.
Furthermore, he also received “Swargia Ram Kadam Puraskar” in October 2010 at the auspicious hands of Pt. Hridaynath Mangeshkar.
The “The FIE Foundation” Award (National Award Category) of the year 2009-2010 is another feather in his cap.
Pt.Pannalal Ghosh Award
'Maitra Yuva' Puraskar
Vocational Excellence Award 2012 - 2013 given by Rotary Club Of Thane Central
Vadan Gaurav Puraskar
Suryadatta National Award 2015
Usha Gadagkar Puraskar from Swaranand Pratishthan
Vocational Excellence Award 2015 - 2016 given by Rotary Club Of Pune Mid Town
BMM Convention Felicitation By Bruhan Maharashtra Mandal, Detroit, North America
Manohari Pursakar 2017
His Initial career started with the program “Swarali” by Shekhar Mahamuni
He accompanied similar orchestra/groups like Awaaz ki Duniya, Gane Suhane, Azaadi Pachaas, Manik Moti, Marathi Bana and various other theme based shows.
He cast a spell with his flute in Z Marathi ’s “Sur Taal ”
He got noticed in channel events such Nakshatranche Dene
He devoted his musical notes in in J.P Wasvani’s ‘Religious Discourse’ on Sony TV
Since 2006, he has become an indispensable artist by actively performing in Zee Marathi’s “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa”
He appeared in an interview in “Madhura” – a serial on SAM Marathi.
A musical album "Pyar Mohabbat" released by ‘The Times Group’, to his credit, in which he has belted out old Hindi love songs and a Fusion based on Raga 'JOG'.
He has composed the music for a ballet, “Krishna Ranga.”
Amar also performs in unique conept based programs with stalwarts like Shouank Abhisheki (Swar Sangam) and Anand Bhate (Swar Bahar)
Pt.Kumar Gandharva Mahotsav, Chiplun
Chaturang Pratishthan, Mumbai
Sumiran – sung by Lata Mangeshkar, music directed by Pt. Hridaynath Mangeshkar
Mangal Murti Ganesh – sung by Asha Bhosale, music directed by Kedar Pandit
Surdas – Composed by composed & sung by renowned classical singer Mrs. Ashwini-Bhide Deshpande
Hridayatlya Gane – composed by Mr. Salil Kulkarni and sung by Ms. Bela Shende
Pancharatna – by Zee TV
Sparshaganda – by Kamlesh Bhadkamkar
Bhakticha Mala – sung by Mr. Yadneshwar Limbekar
Majha Navra Tujhi Baiko
Hay Kay Nay Kay
Tula Shikven Changlach Dhada
Halad Rusli Kunku Hasla
The atypical musical treat ' Amar Bansi ' in which one gets to enjoy a variety of flute flavors from the Hindi and Marathi numbers to the title music of various T.V.serials. To add spice to this majestic creativity, the eminent flautist demonstrates a variety of flutes from the largest to the tiniest, leaned with a meticulous elucidation about the presence of 27 flutes in the set. A brief fusion and a little of classical music in this program becomes an added attraction.This rare event is a sort of ' Infotainment ' especially ornamented for the melody worshiping masses.
Amar Bansi has been performed to almost all the corners of the world (USA,Canada,UK,UAE,Australia,Singapore,Indonesia). Amar Bansi has performed around 300 shows so far.
The program features unique style of presentation where Amar plays a brief aalap of particular raa, he plays some old numbers based on that raag and then he performs the new/latest bollywood music based on the same raag.
This program emphasizes contribution of 'Flute' in Hindi Film Music. This Unique program is also a tribute to renowned music directors from past era like Naushad, Pankaj Mallik to current generations music directors like A.R.Rehman.
It is where top-notch singing finds its ally in heart-touching euphony of flute...Amar oak and Anand Bhate are coming together to pleasantly surprise connoisseur audience with top-notch musical fiesta.... Never- seen- before, Never- heard' type program - bringing up best of classical, Semi classical, folk vocals blended with sublime tones of flutes .....played in concord of captivating theme !!!
Yet another conceptual program with a very versatile singer Pt.Shouank Abhisheki. The canvas of this program gets wider, simply because both of them performs variety of musical forms, ranging from Hindustani Classical to Maharashtrian 'Koli-Geet', Bhajan, Natyageet, Fusion, Medley, Virani's and much more gets the audience to enjoy the thoroughly all-in-one treat.
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