PROGRAMMES - Bengali Saraswats
The Sheths had the good fortune of learning Devotional Music and
Meera Bhajans at the feet of Dilipkumar Roy the celebrated saintpoet
of devotional songs and a disciple of Shri Aurobindo. Ajit during his
formative years, was associated with the activities of the musical
squad of IPTA at Devadher School of music at the Royal Opera
House, where he came in contact with poet Shailendra, PremDhavan,
Ram Ganguli, Surit Kar, Raj Kapoor and many luminaries of
Prithvi Theatres and IPTA.
Ajit participated in presenting Tagore's Dance Ballet “Shyama" in
Bengali. From this he got an opportunity to become a co-secretary of
Tagore Society. Later on Ajit participated in INT’s musical feature"Varsha” penned by poet Prahlad Parekh. Ajit also took part indance
drama "Usha" choreographed in Manipuri style by Zaveri sisters.
Ajit sang in the dance drama "Vasavdutta" composed by Ajit Merchant.
Nirupama was a popular singer in AIR musical features, which
were often conducted by Bhanuprasad Thakar. She participated in
many dance dramas of Bhavan’s Kala Kendra by Avinash Vyasand
Yogendra Desai. Nirupama actively participated in Mehta sisters's
dance drama “Geet-Govind” in Sanskrit.