About Me

Jaywant Naidu started learning Hawaiian Guitar at the young age of eight years from Sri S.N. Mukherjee. He took further training from Sri DineshKumar Sampat of Mumbai. Jaywant completed his Sangeet Visharad from the Akhil Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Miraj, in November 1991, under the guidance of Sri. B. Kishtaiah and Sri K. Jangaiah. His music has been broadcast on Radio Netherlands Music 52-15 channel. He is the first musician to perform North Indian Classical Music on Hawaiian Guitar at Penang -YTL Arts Festival and Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia and the Asthana Mandapam of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam. He is the Artistic Director for the album "Sugandh - Fragrance of Life".