Pt. Ram Krishna is the eminent Clarinet Player of India. He is in real sense a Sangam (Confluence) of Clarinet & Flute. He received his preliminary training from his father Shri Massur Lal and then Shri Mahadev Prasad. He has had the privilege of being formally and rigorously trained in Indian Classical music by the great flute wizard Pandit Bholanath Prasanna(Banaras Gharana). He also found a mentor in Prof. Satya Bhan Sharma.
His has made his own recital style which is enriched with systematic details (swar vistaar), melody & fine aesthetic sense in excellent combination of Gayaki & Tantrakari Ang (style).
His performances over All India Radio, Television and at prestigious conferences in various cities of the country have been acclaimed by connoisseurs and press alike. He has also performed in National Programme of Music and Akashwani Sangeet Sammelan of All India Radio. He is an empanelled artiste of ICCR.
Along with Solo performances he has also performed in Duets, Trios & Classical Orchestras with artistes of repute. Besides, he has to his credit a number of widely acclaimed orchestral compositions. As a recognition of his merit, All India Radio has awarded him with TOP Grade Award as well as many cultural societies/committees have conferred titles on him like Saraswati Sammaan, Shastriya Sangeet Kala Ratna, Adarsh Guru Sammaan etc.
He has many disciples of Guru Shishya Parampara who are performing in various part of country & abroad. He has also created Two Night Raagas – “Mriduhansani & Tajranjani”.
In the memory of his Guru, he has been organising “Pandit Bholanath Prasanna Sangeet Samaroh” on 11th September every year since 1997, which is maintaining the lofty standards with the tremendous musical performances of many reputed musicians & young aspiring musicians as well.