Basant Kabra was exposed to a musical environment at home right from his childhood. He started his training in sarod from the age of fifteen under his father Damodar Lal Kabra, a respected sarod player. Later, he was fortunate to receive rigorous instruction from Annapurna Devi, daughter of Allauddin Khan of the Senia Maihar gharana.
Basant Kabra has emerged as one of the leading sarod players of his generation. The awards he has received include those given by Navdeep Sanskritik Pratishthan and Rajasthan Sangeet Natak Akademi. He was also awarded the Yuva Ratna award in Rajasthan and was nominated as an Executive Member of the Rajasthan Sangeet Natak Akademi by the Government of Rajasthan.
His performances have taken him across the country and abroad.
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