Laxmi Ganesh Tewari Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Laxmi Ganesh Tewari

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BIRTHDAY 8 September, 1938
BIRTH PLACE Kanpur , Uttar Pradesh
AGE 78 Years Old
Last Updated on : January 10, 2017

Other Name: Laxmi G. Tewari
More Professions : Ethnomusicologist Musician

Birthday Countdown & Age

78 years, 11 months, 10 days old age Laxmi Ganesh Tewari will turn 79 on 08 September, 2017. Only 20 days, 11 hours, 42 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Laxmi Ganesh Tewari born in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh on 8 September 1938 is an Indian Ethnomusicologist, Musician, and Singer. He is a trained Hindustani vocalist from Gwalior Gharana. 


Tewari did his studies from Banaras Hindu University in 1967 earned his a doctor of music degree. He also pursued his Ph.D. in ethnomusicology from Wesleyan University, in 1974. 
He has worked on Buddhist, Gamelan, Arabian and Indian music and is the leading ethnomusicologists. He has perfectly combined scholarship, teaching, and performance in his career. Sameshwari, created by Dr. Lalmani Misra is one of his chief recordings. It was created to conserve Samagana. 
He has conducted many field research in Turkey, India, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, Fiji, Zimbabwe and Ghana. Tewari has written articles that have appeared in Asian Folklore Studies, South Asia Journal, and South Asia Research. 
Folk Songs from Uttar Pradesh (2006), Alhakhand ki Parampara (1993), Folk Songs of Trinidad Indians (1994), and Singitendu Pandit Lalmaniji Misra: Ek Pratibhavan Sangitagya (1996) are some of his well-researched publications.   

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