Director of the NC Raga Revival
Viswas Chitnis began learning Sitar at the age of 15. He received his training at the Ali Akbar College of Music under the guidance of Ustad Ali Akbar Khan. He is the founder of North Carolina Raga Revival as well as a School of Rag Indian Music Academy located in Chapel Hill NC and Brooklyn NY. He received training on the Indian violin known as Esraj by the late Sarangi Maestro Pt Ramesh Misra.