India’s current music scenario is emerging rapidly, asserts Ankit Tiwari, a reining music sensation of India. An avid fan of international music, Ankit is enthusiastic that from metal bands to the most popular artists in the world, India currently hosts a number of major music festivals and concerts. NH7 Weekender (Pune, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkatta), Bangalore Open Air (Bangalore), the Escape Festival of Art and Music (Naukuchiatal, UP), Mood Indigo (IIT Mumbai), Sunburn Festival (Candolim, Goa), Summer Storm Festival (Bangalore), are just to name a few. Drawing in the crowds in huge numbers, these concerts have always been runaway hits. Their concept was based on the basic idea of bringing together those people who love different genres of music.
To have taken the field openly against his rival would have been madness; for he was not a man to be thwarted in his amours, any more than that stormy lover, Achilles.
Ichabod, therefore, made his advances in a quiet and gently insinuating manner. Under cover of his character of singing-master, he made frequent visits at the farmhouse; not that he had anything to apprehend from the meddlesome
interference of parents, which is so often a stumbling-block
in the path of lovers. Balt Van Tassel was an easy indulgent
soul; he loved his daughter better even than his pipe,
and, like a reasonable man and an excellent father, let her have her way in everything.