Smt. Subhadra Desai is a contemplative vocalist of Indian Classical Music and a Sanskrit scholar. Her music is characterized by a graceful voice and meditative timbre. Her repertoire includes Khayal, Sagun and Nirgun bhajans and Tappa. She was initiated to music at an early age by Pandit Vinay Chandra Maudgalya and Smt. Padma Devi at Gandharva Mahavidyalaya. New Delhi. A disciple of Madhup Mudgal. Smt. Subhadra Desai continues to receive his guidance to achieve greater rigour and artistic insight in her music.