Pandit Siyaram Tiwari Memorial Sangeet Trust®

Pandit Siyaram Tiwari Memorial Sangeet Trust® is registered under Indian Trust Act 1882.

(Padmashree) Pt. Siyaram Tiwari was one of the foremost exponent of Dhrupad of Darbhanga traditionwhich he learnt from his maternal grandfather Acharya Vishnu Dev Pathak of Darbhanga tradition.Besides being an exceptional Dhrupadiya he was an incredibly versatile vocalist having equal commandover Khayal, Thumri, devotional and folk music learnt from his father Pandit Baldev Tiwari of Gayatradition.

Pandit Siyaram Tiwari was awarded the PadmaShree in 1971 by Government of India and Sangeet NatakAkademi Fellowship the highest honour conferred by Sangeet Natak Akademi in 1984. He was alsoawarded the prestigious Tansen Sanman by M.P. Govt. in 1998. PSTMST®, founded in loving memory ofthis legendary artist by his grandson Sumeet Anand Pandey, who also serves as its Secretary, worksto Preserve, Promote & Popularise Indian Classical Music, particularly Dhrupad Style amongmasses.