About the Author
Dr Meeta Pandit belongs to the Gwalior Gharana and she is the sixth in the unbroken lineage of legendary musicians.
She is the first woman in the family to take up music professionally. Granddaughter and disciple of Padma Bhushan Pt Krishnarao Shankar Pandit, the doyen of the Northern Indian Classical music in the 20th century and daughter of Pt Laxman Krishnarao Pandit, Meeta is a leading artist of India today and and has been invited to perform in more than 20 countries. A doctorate in music , she is a top grade artist of All India Radio.
Prasar Bharati & Public Service Broadcasting trust jointly made a film on her titled Meeta : Linking a Tradition with Today. She is a recipient of many awards and honors including sangeet Natak Akademi Award , Bismillah Khan award, Indira gandhi Priyadarshini Award, Jayprakash Narayan Award , Sur Mani , Yuva Ojaswini , Yuva Ratna nd FICCI Award for music, She has also many albums on her credit.