Shrivatsa Koulgi , an 'A' grade Tabla artist of All India Radio , has 20+ years of Tabla experience and hails from Musical city, Dharwad.
Currently a resident of Bengaluru, Shrivatsa received Tabla Taleem from Pt. Veeranna Kaamkar(Hubli), Pt. Maruti Kurdekar(Goa) and currently learning advanced aspects of Tabla under renowned artist Pt. Ravindra Yavagal (Bengaluru).
Shrivatsa Koulgi secured 1st place in National Level Tabla competition organized by AIR during 2010-11.
Shrivatsa is a recipient of 'Pt. Nikhil Ghosh Memorial Award' by NCPA, Mumbai.
Awarded 'A' grade by All India Radio.
He has performed Tabla solo and accompanied various stalwarts of Music field across various prestegious of India .