Dr.(Mrs)Kamala Shankar «Back
No 13,Munirka Enclave,Munirka,, opposite Vasant Vihar Bus Depot,
New Delhi,
Dr. Kamala Shankar is the first woman guitar artist having world record  for the same, has contributed much to the popularity of the instrument and is one of its outstanding masters. For this she has earned a prominent place in the field of Indian Classical Music. She is known for her sweet and melodious rendition with the superb control of the instrument to present her versatility in the field.

Born in Tanjore district of Tamilnadu, Kamala's musical carrier started with the training in vocal music, initiated by her mother at the age of six and blossomed to be a true artist under the valuable guidance from Pt. Channoolal Mishra, the renowned artist of Varanasi and sitar Maestro Pt. Bimalendu Mukherjee of Imdadkhani Gharana.

Kamala has developed the guitar as a singing instrument and used the celebrated "gayaki ang" with "Imdadkhani-baj" (the base of Imdadkhani Gharana) to present her repertoire of Hindustani classical music.

Besides having the degree of B.sc (hons.) in Zoology and B. Mus in Vocal, Kamala  has got her 'Doctorate' (D. Mus) in Guitar from  Faculty of Performing Arts, Banaras Hindu University, She has also passed the qualifying examination for "lectureship" (in music) conducted by  U.G.C.

She has given many performances all over India and abroad and received numerous awards to her credit
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