Born in a musical family in Mumbai, I play the Tabla and the Harmonium, both as a soloist as well as an accompanist.
I initiated my training from my father Shree Ravindra Gandhi disciple of Pt.Pandharinath Nageshkar . At present I am appearing for M.A in Tabla and receiving taalim under the wonderful guidance of maestro Pt. Yogesh Samsiji from past 8 years, one of the renowned names in the field of classical music.
Also, I initiated my training in Harmonium from Pt. Tulsidas Borkar, the legendary Harmonium player in India. Currently, I am preparing for Visharad in Harmonium and undergoing training from the most acclaimed Pt. Sudhir Nayakji.
2015 –Present - Harmonium teacher and Tabla accompanist at Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, Mumbai
2010- Present – Private tutions for Tabla and Harmonium for all age groups
I have had the privilege of providing accompaniment to many leading artists like Taalyogi Pt.Suresh Talwalkar, Pt.Yogesh Samsi, Ustad Taufiq Qureshi, Pt.Shubhankar Banerjee, Pt.Vibhav Nageshkar, Pt.Ulhas Bapat, Pt.Ramdas Palsule, Shri. Satyajeet Talwalkar and many more of Indian Classical Music Industry from past 10 years.
Performed at :
Ustad Allarakha Khan Saab Gurupoornima Mahotsav
Hommage to Abbaji, Ustad Allarakha Khan Saab Barsi
Bhatkhande Sangeet Samaroha, Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan,Mumbai
Santoor Samaroha, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal
Aundh Mahotsav, Near Satara
Saptak Music Festival,Ahemadabad
Sangeet Mahabharti, Mumbai
All India Radio, Mumbai
Tabla Chilla Mahotsav, Nashik
The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Baroda
K.K Kapoor Sangeet Research Acadamy, Lucknow
2010 – Graduated from HR College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
2006 – Tabla Visharad from Akhil Bhartiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya
Bharatratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi Youth Scholarship
Pt.Paluskar Award of Excellence
Waves Festival, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Goa
Malhar Festival, St.Xavier's College,Mumbai
Mood Indigo, IIT Powai, Mumbai
Kaleidoscope Festival, Sophia College, Mumbai
Swar Sadhna Samitee
Umang Festival, Narsee Monjee College, Mumbai
Swanand Sangeet Sabha, Rotary Club of Mumbai
Instrumental Music Competition, Rotary Club of South Mumbai