Renowned Indian vocalist Sumit Misra was born on 16 September 1992 in Malda, and his interest in music is inherited as he was born in a famous Musical family of Benaras Gharana. At the age of three, Sumit started taking his musical lessons from his parents, Sankar Lal Misra and Mousumi Misra. To conquer the music world with his voice, Sumit began his training under Pandit Tushar Dutta. Sumit has timely shown his talent and won multiple awards in classical music and various fields like semi-classical, Adhunik, and bhajan. Sumit’s voice intrigues the listener and can entangle their messed thoughts. Sumit’s voice was capable enough to convince everyone that he is a true deserver of the National Award for Indian Classical Music Scholarship. Thus, the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India honored him with the same.
He was the winner of Classical (Vocal) at Bharat Kala Utsav in 2016. Sumit became a champion of Classical (Vocal) at Rajya Sabha Sangeet Academy. It looks like firsts were so common for Sumit. He again stood 1st in Indian Classical Music and was also the Best Competitor in the most valuable 76th ALL INDIA MUSIC COMPETITION, 2016 organized by CHETLA MURARI SMRITI SANGEET SAMMILANI. And the list of capturing first positions in various prestigious events continues. Sumit’s success didn’t come overnight; he has worked harder each day to make his destiny. May he be served with the best of all in the future too.