Bhimsen Joshi

  • To those we said goodbye in 2011... RIP 23-12-2011 05:26 PM

    New Delhi: They entertained, educated and enlivened our lives with their talent and sheer brilliance. As another year draws to a close, it is time to remember their magic and say adieu once again to some of those who left us in 2011. Bhimsen Joshi: In what was described as...
  • Lata Mangeshkar remembers Bhimsen Joshi 26-01-2011 03:28 PM

    Mumbai: Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar remembers being treated like a daughter by late singing legend Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, who used to call her "Bharat Ratna" after she won the prestigious honour in 2001. "After I got the award he (Bhimsen Joshi) never called me Lata. He addressed me as 'Bharat...
  • Amjad Ali pays tribute to Pandit Bhimsen Joshi 24-01-2011 09:51 PM

    New Delhi: Paying tribute to Pandit Bhimsem Joshi, who died on Monday, sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan described him as a "Kohinoor of the music world", and said his death marks the end of a timeless legacy. The Bharat Ratna recipient died at Pune's Sahyadri Hospital at 8.05 a.m. He...
  • Celebrities remember the work of Pandit Bhimsen 24-01-2011 09:29 PM

    New Delhi Bollywood artists Abhishek Bachchan, Shekhar Kapur, Madhur Bhandarkar, Diya Mirza and author Shobhaa De condoled the passing of music maestro Pandit Bhimsen Joshi on Monday, saying his music will live on forever in their hearts. Singers, actors and musicians took to social networking site Twitter to mourn the...
  • Bhimsen Joshi: Music legend and fast cars lover 24-01-2011 10:44 AM

    Pune: The last of the titans of Hindustani classical music, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi was a rare genius who could transcend the mundane and transport his audience to the sublime with his gifted voice that captured both anguish and ecstasy. What made him arguably the most popular Hindustani music vocalist of...
  • Pandit Bhimsen Joshi dies in Pune 24-01-2011 10:02 AM

    Pune: Legendary classical singer Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, a true music maestro breathed his last on Monday. Veteran vocalist and Bharat Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi died at 8 am on Monday in Pune's Sahyandri Hospital at the age of 89 years. A musical marvel, who lifted the listeners to a divine...