Shivkumar Sharma Cause Of Death: Shivkumar Sharma Death Date, all you need to know about the death of the Indian classical musician and santoor player.
As credited with adapting the santoor for Indian classical music, Pandit Shivkumar Sharma was an Indian classical musician and santoor playe.
As a music composer, Sharma collaborated with Indian flutist Hariprasad Chaurasia under the collaborative name Shiv-Hari.
He composed music for many Indian films including Faasle in the year1985, Chandni in the year 1989, Lamhe in the year 1991, and Darr in the year 1993.
Sharma was awarded the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in the year 1986, the Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian award in the year 1991, and the Padma Bhushan, India’s third-highest civilian award in the year 2001.
Shivkumar Sharma Cause Of Death
The Indian classical musician and santoor player died of cardiac arrest at home.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave public tribute: using honorifics for the late musician, Modi wrote: “Our cultural world is poorer with the demise of Pandit Shivkumar Sharma Ji.”
Shivkumar Sharma Death Date
He died on May 10, 2022, at the age of 84.
Sharma was born on January 13, 1938, in Jammu.