This year, the 69th Annual Conference started on 13th February,2021 and continued up to the night of 16th February 2021. This year due to an unusual circumstances due to the Covid 19 Pandemic throughout the world there was a change in the format and timing of the programme. There were only day & evening (late evening) sessions. The 69th session was dedicated to the memory of Pandit Jasraj.
The inauguration of the 69th Annual Music Soiree took place on 13th February 2021.
The annual Sangeet Samman Award 2021 was conferred on Pandit Ajoy Chakrabarty.