Faculty for Music & the Performing Arts

Band – Mr. Arjun Bahadur Sunam

Mr. Arjun Bahadur Sunam has worked for 40 years as the Band Master of WB Police (S.A.P – 1st Bn). He has performed at many orchestral shows and has specialized in saxophone playing. 

Violin – Mr. Josef Rozario 

A teacher with the Calcutta School of Music, Mr. Rozario is also the concert master & the conductor of the Calcutta Chamber Orchestra. He has also played with the Asian Youth Orchestra and the Pan Asian Philharmonic Orchestra. He has been teaching and performing for over a decade both in India and abroad. 

Recorder – Mr. Anup Chatterjee 

Mr. Chatterjee has been performing on the saxophone and the flute for the past 30 years. He also teaches at the Calcutta School of Music. 

Mask – Ms. Nivedita Bhattacharya 

Ms. Nivedita Bhattacharjee has had extensive training in India and abroad as well as over two decades of experience in the fields of theatre and stage performance.  She has developed the concept of teaching lifestyle skills through theatre for school students based on the idea that these are vital tools necessary to survive and succeed in today's world. 

The Mask programme helmed by Ms Bhattacharjee will teach the children the importance of effective communication, interpersonal skills and stage confidence. 

Quiztion - Ms.  Jayashree Mohanka 

Ms. Jayashree Mohanka is an avid quizzer, and has won India’s solo national championship, Mahaquizzer, the National Brand Equity quiz, the Dalhousie Institute Open. She also was a semi-finalist at BBC’s Mastermind India.  She has conducted quizzes for CII, Saturday Club, Calcutta Club, Tollygunge Club etc. She is an MBA from IIM Calcutta.

Chess - Mr. Manik Bal 

Mr. Bal achieved the FIDE (Federation Internationale des Echecs) rating: 1970, at the Pilloo Modi International Chess Tournament at Lucknow, in 1999. He also has the experience of participating in almost all open national level chess tournaments between 1998 – 2004.  Mr. Bal is currently running five Chess schools in Kolkata. One in Behala, two in Alipore, another in Thakurpukur and also one at The Genexx Valley Club House.  He has organized a number of successful state and national chess tournaments as well.