Hailing from Dharwad,
Nachiketa Yakkundi was initiated into Hindustani vocal music by his parents.
His formal study began in Madras
under Shri B. N. Simha, and later under Shri B. Hanumantachar. His rigorous and
extended pedagogy came under the virtuoso Padma Bhushan
Pandit Basavraj Rajguru.
Nachiketa has performed in several cities across India
and North America.
A resident of the San Francisco Bay Area, he runs the Rajguru Sangeet
Vidyaniketan school of music.
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