The conservation and promotion of India’s art and cultural heritage is very close to HCL’s heart. To this end, HCL has been organizing HCL Concerts for 20 years, dedicated to identifying, evolving and promoting talent rooted in the glorious heritage of Indian classical performing arts.
Concerts under the umbrella of HCL Concerts are organized in Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Lucknow, Nagpur and Chennai across various venues regularly throughout the year. These concerts are often enriched by the presence of luminaries in the field of Indian classical performing arts.
Over the years, HCL Concerts has evolved into a unique platform for the exceptionally talented veterans as well as upcoming artists – be it dancers, vocalists or instrumentalists. Over 500 artists have graced this platform and have contributed towards reinvigorating the Indian classical performing arts.
While there have been spellbinding performances by legends such as Pandit Shivkumar Sharma, Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, Pandit Vishwamohan Bhatt, Ustad Shujaat Khan and Smt. Shubha Mudgal, HCL Concerts has also provided a platform for young maestros including Niladri Kumar, Kaushiki Chakraborty, Rakesh Chaurasia, Purbayan Chaterjee and Amaan and Ayaan Ali Bangash.
Founded in 1976 as one of India’s original IT garage start-ups, HCL is a pioneer of modern computing with many firsts to its credit, including the introduction of the 8-bit microprocessor-based computer in 1978 well before its global peers. Today, the HCL enterprise has a presence across varied sectors that include technology, healthcare and talent management solutions and comprises four companies – HCL Infosystems, HCL Technologies, and HCL Healthcare. The enterprise generates annual revenues of over US $7.5 billion with more than 120,000 employees from 140 nationalities operating across 39 countries, including over 500 points of presence in India.
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