Kishori Amonkar

Singer, Music Director
Born: Apr 10, 1932
Death: Apr 03, 2017
 

Classical singer Kishori Amonkar was born to classical singer Mogubai Kudrikar of the Jaipur gharana. It is from her mother that she received her initial training in Hindustani music. 

Although she is known for her classical singing, she has also dabbled with lighter forms of music, including film music. Her first film (and the only Hindi film song) as playback singer was “Geet Gaya Pattharon Ne” (1964), in which she sang the title song.

She was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1987 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2002 and has also attained the title of ‘Vidushi’.

Awards


 
    Individual Awards:
  • 1987 - Government Of India - Padma Bhushan
  • 2002 - Government Of India - Padma Vibhushan

Discography


Film


 

Music Director



 

Singer

Aalaap - I Aalaap - I
 
Album: Drishti
Singer: Kishori Amonkar
Music Director: Kishori Amonkar
Genre: Hindustani, Sugam
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Aalaap - II Aalaap - II
 
Album: Drishti
Singer: Kishori Amonkar
Music Director: Kishori Amonkar
Genre: Hindustani
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Aalaap - III Aalaap - III
 
Album: Drishti
Singer: Kishori Amonkar
Music Director: Kishori Amonkar
Genre: Hindustani
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Ek Hi Sang Hute Ek Hi Sang Hute
Album: Drishti
Singer: Kishori Amonkar
Music Director: Kishori Amonkar
Lyricist: Vasant Dev
Genre: Hindustani, Sugam
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Meha Jhar Jhar Meha Jhar Jhar
 
Album: Drishti
Singer: Kishori Amonkar
Music Director: Kishori Amonkar
Lyricist: Vasant Dev
Genre: Hindustani
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