ISHER SINGH NAMDHARI
Isher Singh Namdhari ,who is preserving the heritage of Punjab’s traditional music & continues expanding this traditional skill Tar Shehnai/Esraj. At the age of 09 years started getting the art of vocal, Dilruba & Gurubani Kirtan from ustad Bibi Narinder Kaur.
After some time in 2007 with satguru g's prestigeous will started Dilruba & Tar-Shehnai vadan from Shri Kirpal Singh Panesar after you started training instrumental style from sitar player Ustad Virender Kumar - disciple of Sangeet Samrat Ustad Vilayat Khan Sahib. later in 2016 Sarod player Ustad Gurdev Singh ( Senior disciple of Sangeet Samrat Ustad Amzad Ali Khan Sahib) taught you a new style in tar shehnai by adding the bol of sarod. Since 2019, you getting intense and fine training to play singing style on the Tar Shehnai from the world renowned violinist Dr. N. Rajam (Gwalior Gharana). Taar Shehnai is very Uniqe & rare saaz of non percussion in Punjab.Isher Singh is doing his best to propagate and promote Taar shehnai with his continuous Riaz.
Concerts & Performances
Isher Singh represents the coming of age brand of Indian musicians who are classically trained and love to performed SOLO ,Duet & accompany in prestigious classical music festivals , channels & universities such as----
👉🏻Guru Gobind Singh Khalsa Collage – Chandigarh March 2010
👉🏻Sangeet kala manch Jalandhar – Punjab Dec.2011
👉🏻Harivallabh Sangeet Sammellan Jalandhar – Punjab dec. 2011
👉🏻"Sangeet Sandheya"– Jalandhar dec.2012
👉🏻"Virasat" – Bhopal 2012-13
👉🏻"Sangeet Sabha" (In the memory of Pt. Kishan Maharaj) – Kashi (Banaras) 2013
👉🏻"Sur Sanjh" – Patiala feb. 2014.
''RANDHAWA UTSAV'' (Orgnised by Panjab Lalit Kala,PANJAB SAANGEET NATAK ACADEMY) – Chandigarh FEB.2014
👉🏻"Facality of Performing Arts" M.S.Uni. –Baroda (Gujrat) feb.2014
👉🏻 "Patiala Gharana Prikrama" (Sashtri sangeet Baithak) Orgnised by North Zone Culture Center – Patiala March 2014
👉🏻Ashwani Mahajan Mamoreal Sangeet Sabha ,Patankot June 2014
👉🏻''Sangeet Kala Manch Sankaye'' Orgnised by Banaras hindu university – Varanasi (Uttar Pardesh west) sep 2014
👉🏻"Dhwani" – Dhakuria, Kolkatta Jan.2015
👉🏻“Subha-E-Banaras" – Assi Ghat, Varanasi Jan.2015
👉🏻"SCZCC" (south center zone cultural center), – Nagpur 2016
👉🏻"Varshik Shastriya Sangeet sammelan" (Orgnised by Guru shishya parampara evam shastriya sangeet sanstha) – Solan April, 2017
👉🏻"World Dance Day" (Orgnised by Punjabi University) – Patiala April 2015 & May 2017
👉🏻"Inter-University Cultural Exchange program" with University of Patiala (Orgnised by Mumbai University) – Jan.2018
👉🏻"Rashtriya Yuva Sangeetutsav" (Orgnised by Sanskar Bharti ) – Mysore Nov. 2018
👉🏻"Sawai Gandharva Bhimsen Mahotsav" – Pune Dec. 2018
👉🏻"Baisakhi Fesatival" (Orgnised by Pracheen Kala Kendra) – Chandigarh, April 2018
👉🏻''100 Birth Anniversary Year Celebration USTAD ALLA RAKHA KHAN'' By Lovely professional University, June 2019
👉🏻Kurukshetra University – Hariyana
👉🏻Guru Nanak National College – DORAHA
👉🏻Amity university – Uttar Pradesh
👉🏻Bharati Vidyapeeth University Institute of Management and Research – New Delhi
👉🏻Sa_Re_Ga_Ma_Pa reality show performance – Mumbai Jan. 2020
*Performances of T.V. Channels, Radio & Movies*
👉🏻T.V. Channel's Performances
Spic Macay performance telecast on DD Punjabi Channel
👉🏻Reality show Colors of Youth season 1 telecast on Zee-Business Channel.
👉🏻Recording Of Music on Chardi kala Time T.V. Channel
👉🏻Reality show Colors of Youth telecast on MTV Channel.
👉🏻Live performances every week on Disha T.V. Channal.
👉🏻Live performances every week on Namdhari T.V. Channal.
👉🏻Live Gurbani Kirtan performances on Punjab Plus T.V. Channal.
👉🏻Live Tar-shehnai solo concert performances on Sanskar Bharti.
👉🏻Sa_Re_Ga_Ma_Pa reality show performance telecast on Zee-Punjabi Channel.
👉🏻Radio F.M. Performances
Indo American Radio – December 2017
👉🏻All India Radio – Patiala
👉🏻Work In Bollywood & Pollywood Movies
Played Esraj in the bollywood movie of Akshay Kumar & Parineeti Chopra is KESARI – Feb.2019
🎞💎Played Taar shehnai & Esraj in the Short-Movie Dead End .
Played Taar shehnai/Esraj & Music orgnizer in the Short-Movie Mamta.
👉🏻Music orgnizer/Arranger in the Short-Movie The Conflict
Work In Bollywood & Pollywood Star Singers
🎤Sidhu Moose Wala
✈️Inter-National Musical Tours
First International performance in “Sangeet-E-Sham” in East Africa (Nairobi) – oct 2015.
✈️Bangkok (Thailand) – sept. 2017
✈️Singapore, Malaysia, Indonasia, Bangkok – August 2018
Winner of so many National Level competitions and Sangeet
Kala Manchs wards of as follows----
👉🏻His first competition of Vocal solo in age of 11 year in Namdhari sangeet sammelan held at Sri Bhaini sahib & got the first position, 2002
👉🏻His first competition of Dilruba solo in age of 14 year in Namdhari sangeet sammelan held at Himachal pardes, Mandi & got the first position, 2005
👉🏻Winner of Non-Percussion Gold Madle From Punjabi University Ptiala,Gurmat Sangeet Sammellan year 2014.
👉🏻Winner of Non-Percussion First position From Sangeet Kala Manch, jalandhar 2011
👉🏻Winner of Non-Percussion First position & +A Grade From Sangeet Utsav ,Pathankot Aprail 2014
👉🏻All india NATIONAL Youth Festival Organised By AIU held at Kurukshetra University , KURUKSHETRA in 20 february 2014, represent Punjabi university Patiala & got First position out of 5 zones only 10 students -East ,West ,North ,South & Central Zone.
👉🏻2nd position in Group Shabad From Punjabi University Ptiala,Gurmat Sangeet Sammellan year 2009
👉🏻Winner SILVER MADDLE in non-percussion From harivallabh sangeet competition in Dec. 2015
👉🏻Winner of Non-Percussion Second position From Punjabi University Ptiala,Gurmat Sangeet Sammellan year 2011.
👉🏻North zone Inter-university youth festival held at Baba Sahib Bhimrao Ambedkar university , Lucknow in November 2013 –represent Punjabi university & got Second position among 5 northern state & 29 universities.
👉🏻Got Third Position, became National winner of Non Percussion in Rashtriya Shastriya Sangeet Partiyogita, Sur-Tarang 2013 Organised By SPAC & Sanskar Bharti — in Kurukshetra, Haryana. 22 jan.2013
🏆Nanak National College declare Isher Singh "Out Standing Student" who is preserving heritage of Punjab's traditional instrument Taar shehnai in 2012.
🏆Continues three years got "Role Of Honor" from Guru Nanak National Collage for national level music achievements in 2010,11,12.
🏆"Aashirvad Puraskaar" from Sri Satguru Uday Singh Ji Maharaj (Namdhari Samparda),Sri Bhaini Sahib in March 2013.
🏆"Honored" by the india's President Sri Ram Nath Kovind and our former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh in Rashtrapati Bhavan, Delhi. Also gave there music performance. 5 November, 2019
👉🏻Isher Singh has done Graduation in Music from Guru Nanak National College ,Doraha session 2009-2012.
👉🏻Isher singh has done Master degree in punjabi language (one year) from Guru Nanak National College ,Doraha session 2012-2013
👉🏻Isher has done Master of arts in classical music (Vocal) From Punjabi University ,Patiala 2013-2015
👉🏻Master of philosophy in classical music From Punjabi University ,Patiala 2015-2017
Sangeet vishard In Esraj (Music Instrument) from Pracheen kala Kendra, Chandigarh