Flautist , Bansuri

He is the nephew and child prodigy of flute maestro Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia and has carved a niche for himself as an accomplished flautist.

Rakesh has been the recipient of numerous awards and accolades. He received the Indian Music Academy Award, presented by the Honourable President of India Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam, the Aditya Birla Kalakiran Puraskar, the Guru Shishya Award, IWAP-Pandit Jasraj Sangeet Ratna Award and the Pannalal Ghosh Puraskar.

He has regularly appeared in prominent festivals such as the WOMAD festival in Athens, 'Festivals of India' in Russia, Japan, USA and Europe, Festival of Saint-Denis in Paris, the Leicester International Music Festival in England and many more.