The following text is taken from Front Magazine, vol. VII, no. 3, p. 13, January/February 1996:
Co-presented with the Panjit Jasraj School of Music.
Rattan Sharma, a vocalist of the Mewati Gharana hails from an illustrious family of musicians, being the grandson of Late Pandit Motiramji and nephew of Sangeet Martand Padmabhushan Pandit Jasrajji. Rattan is an upcoming vocalist and disciple of Pandit Jasrajji.
He passed “Sangeet Visharad” from Gandharva Mahavidyalay, with flying colours. He ranked first in all India and became a recipient of the “Shankarro Vyas Award”.
He has given many private and public performances under the aegis of Indian Music Group, Swarmi Haridas Sangeet Sammelan, Apna Utsav 1986, Dadar Matunga Cultural Centre, National Centre for Performing Arts, Sawai Gandharva Smriti Sangeet Samaroha, Sankat mochan Sangeet Samaroha, Banaras, Pandit Motiram Sangeet Samaroha, Hyderabad, Chaturang Sammelan (Bombay).