His numerous awards are testimony to the way he has won over both the critics and lay audiences with his confident style of playing.
Chirag has the knack of reading the minds of his audience, which he uses as his trump card. He is experimental and frolicsome with the instrument, yet technically perfect. Chirag S Katti is one among the new genre of sitarists who ensure a promising tomorrow for Indian Classical Music.
Chirag knows how to attract his age group to traditional form of music.
At the age of 19, Chirag has immense control over his playing; like a veteran musician Chirag marvelled his audience for 2 hours with his sitar recital.