Mumbai, June 27 -- Rahul Dev Burman has been an inspiration to many musicians. And even though the iconic composer passed away 19 years ago (in 1994), he is still remembered fondly by many budding artistes.
Composer-singer Vishal Dadlani is one such fan, who calls 'Pancham da' the man who inspired him to strive and take up music as a career option. Speaking to us on RD Burman's 74th birth anniversary (on June 27), Vishal recalls, "He was more of an inventor, who assimilated sounds from all around the world. By experimenting with music, he opened doors not only for his contemporaries, but also for the coming generations. Every musician is just trying to get to where he left us."
Incidentally, over the years, Vishal and his composer-partner Shekhar Ravjiani have had the opportunity to work on two