Dr. Bachaspatimayum Bidyapati Sharma

Designation: Guest Faculty

Specialization: Study on Common and Uncommon Ragas of Poorvi Ang

Contact:

Email: sargam_vidya [AT] yahoo.com

Doctor of Music: Banaras Hindu University, 2000; Master of Music: Banaras Hindu University, 1996 ; Bachelor of Music: Banaras Hindu University, 1994

Website: http://manipuruniv.ac.in/faculty/229

Dr. Bachaspatimayum Bidyapati Sharma

  1. Designation: Guest Faculty
  2. Specialization: Study on Common and Uncommon Ragas of Poorvi Ang
  3. Contact:
  4. Email: sargam_vidya[AT]yahoo.com
  1. Doctor of Music: Banaras Hindu University, 2000
  2. Master of Music: Banaras Hindu University, 1996
  3. Bachelor of Music: Banaras Hindu University, 1994

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Degrees : Doctor of Music ( Hindustani Vocal)

Brief Biodata:

Dr . Bachaspatimayum Bidyapati  Sharma, born at Brahmapur Nahabam Bachaspati Leirak, Imphal  in a family of music lovers, started receiving Swar Gyan from his father B. Jayantakumar Sharma  at the age of five. From 1971 onwards he participated in the All India Radio Imphal Childrens Programme and rendered programmes of Manipuri Light Music occassionally . In his early age Bidyapati received training in Hindustani Shastriya Sangeet from Shri M. Kumar Singh, Violinist of Govt.Music College . In 1979 he received regular training in Hindustani Shastriya Sangeet from Smt.Ashem Bimola Devi, well known singer of  Hindustani Classical Music and Manipuri Light song who was in the Teaching Staff of Shri Shri Balmukund Govt. Music College for five long years. He passed Sangeet Visharad (Vocal) from Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapith Lucknow in 1984.

Bidyapati obtained Diploma in Classical Manipuri Dance from JNMDA in 1989. He then admitted to the Performing Arts Faculty, Banaras Hindu University, passing  B.Mus. in 1994 and M.Music in 1996. After receiving Master of Music Degree, he did research work in music under the guidance or Prof. Dr. Ritwik Sanyal of BHU who is an eminent artiste of Hindustani Classical Music (Dhrupad) having both national and international fame and  received Doctor of Music (D. Mus.) degree in 2001.

MUSICAL TRAINING

  • Shri. B. Jayanta Kumar Sharma
  • Shree M. Kumar Singh
  • Smt. Ashem Bimola Devi
  • Prof. Ritwik Sanyal (Head of Vocal Music), Faculty of Performing Arts, B.H.U. Varanasi.

TEACHING EXPERIENCES

  • Was working as a music teacher in Green Way Modern School, Dilshad Garden, Delhi since 2005.
  • Taught music at Little Flower House, Varanasi from 2001 to 2004.
  • Worked on a Music Project conducted at Indian High School, Dubai (U.A.E.), 2007.

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Attended in the UGC sponsored Short Term Course “ Performing Arts in Aesthetic and Culture” from 1st to 6th December, 2014, hosted by Academic Staff College, Manipur University, and obtained Grade A
  • Honored at the 40th Anniversary of Roop Raag , Manipur,2001.
  • 1st Position in Classical Music (Ghazal) – Senior Category – in All India Light Music Competition organized by Sangam Kala Group & also Honours as ‘The Best Performer of the Competition Series’, Delhi, 1995.
  • 1st Position in Classical Music at 2nd Inter College Music Meet organized by ‘Education (U) Govt. of Manipur, 1990.
  • 1st Position in Light Classical Music at 2nd Inter College Music Meet Organized by ‘Education (U) Govt. of Manipur, 1990.
  • 2nd position in Rabindra Sangeet at 2nd Inter College Music Meet Organized by ‘Education (U) Govt. of Manipur, 1990.
  • 1st Position in Classical Music at Nehru Centre State Level Music Competition organized by Govt. Music College, Imphal, 1989.
  • 1st Position in Light Music at the The Cultural Training Institute, Manipur, 1980.
  • 1st Position in Light Music at ‘Apunba Manipur Matam Esheikanglup’, Manipur 1974.
  • 1st Position in Classical Music at 19th Death Anniversary Celebration of Sangeet acharya Manisanam Thambous Singh, Guwahati, 1974.

PERFORMANCES

  • Naad – Aura Fusion Music Evening, Delhi, 2006.
  • Swar-Vistar Sangeet Samaroh, Patna, 2005.
  • SHRADHANJALI- A Musical Tribute to Late. Shri Dwijamani Dev Sharma, Manipur, 2002.
  • Ganesh Mandir Sangeet Samaroh, Varanasi, 2001.
  • National Festival of Classical Dance & Music organized by EZCC Kolkatta & Dept. of Arts & Culture, Imphal, Manipur, 2001.
  • Satra Sampan Divas Sangeet Samaroah, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 2001.
  • Sankat Mochan Mangalbasaria Sangeet Sandhya, Varanasi, 1997.
  • Be - Ours, Musical Nite, Varanasi, 1997.
  • IT –B.H.U. Cultural Festival “ Spandan” Varanasi, 1996.
  • Archaya Samriti Sangeet Samaroh, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 1996
  • The Festival of Hindustani Classical Music, Imphal, 1996.
  • Mahamana Madan Mohan Malviya Jayanti, Varanasi, 1991.

JURY MEMBER

  • National Youth Festival, organized by Association of Indian Universities, B.H.U. Banaras, 2005.
  • Talent Search Scholarship at Centre for Cultural Resources & training, New Delhi, 2005.
  • Inter College Youth Festival, Manipur University, 2004.
  • East Zone Youth Festival, Organized by Association of Indian Universities, Manipur, 2004.
  • Talent Search Scholarship at Centre for Cultural Resources & Training, New Delhi, 2003.

FILM MUSIC DIRECTION

  • True Love: EUM’s Production, 2004             
  • Yathang: K.V.S. Production, 2004
  • Shakuntala: KD Production, 2001.

COMPOSITIONS

Composed more than 300 songs. Some selected songs for children.

English Songs:

  • Prayer: Make Me a Channel of Your Peace.
  • Prayer: Oh God!  I pray to your Today.
  • Prayer: Oh God! All the World Belongs to Your
  • Prayer: O Lord! In the depth of my soul.
  • Prayer: The World stands in need of liberation.
  • Prayer: More of love more of power
  • Song: Beautiful Life- Each Day I’ll do a Golden Deed.
  • Song: People Over the World:
  • Song: Mother Nature – All Things Bright and Beautiful.
  • Song: I like to build a world a home.
  • Welcome Song: We Love to greet you with this merry song.

Hindi Devotional Songs:

  • Saraswati Vandana: Maa Sharde Hans Vahini.
  • Guru Vandana: Gurur Brahma Gurur Vishnu
  • Guru Vandana: Path Heen Hun Main Agyani Hun
  • Prarthana: Darshan Do Ghanshyam Nath Mori
  • Prarthana : Prabhu Tero Naam
  • Prarthana: Tora Man Darpan Kahalaye
  • Bhajan: Karuna Nidhana Tum Ho
  • Bhajan: Hey Dayamai, Hum Sabko Shudhtai Dijiye
  • Bhajan: Ram Hai Jeevan, Karm Hai Shyam
  • Meera Bhajan: Man re Parsi Hari Ke Charan

Hindi Patriotic Song:

  • Matri Vandana: Ekta aur Akhandta ki Mashal hai bharat
  • Matri Vandana: Jaya Janani Jaya Rashtra Bharti
  • Matri Vandana: Ab Jaag Uthe Hain Hum
  • Desh Bhakti Geet: Chandan Hei is desh ki mitti,
  • Desh Bhakti Geet: Jage Jage Jage
  • Desh Bhakti Geet: Rashtra Ki Jai Chetana Ka Gaaon.
  • Azadi Ke Geet. Ek Hamara Jhanda Uncha
  • Azadi Ke Geet: Nishi Ki Bhigi Andhiyali Mein.
  • Azadi ke Geet: Mera Mulk Mera Desh Mera Watan.
  • Desh Bhakti Qawalli: Vande Mataram
  • Geet: Kal Ki Asha – Tum Samay Ki Ret Pe
  • Geet: Aye Insan Tu Soch Le
  • Geet: Yug Yug Bol Raha Hai
  • Geet: Lehron se dar kar nauka par nahi hoti
  • Geet: Aayi Aayi Khushian aayi re
  • Gantantra Divas Geet: Hindi Ki Dagar Bani Hai Dastan Mahan