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Indian tabla player and composer, born in 1971.

Sandeep Das is a leading disciple of tabla maestro Pandit Kishan Maharaj ji of the Benaras Gharana. He has composed for and performed internationally with the Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma since the group’s founding in 2000. In India and abroad, he performs frequently with Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma, Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia, Dr. L Subramaniam and Ustad Shujaat Khan, and many others. In 1991, on his first trip outside India, Das performed with steel drum bands in Trinidad. In 2001 he performed a work composed by Kayhan Kalhor with the New York Philharmonic under the direction of Kurt Masur.

Sandeep Das was educated at Banaras Hindu University and is a Gold Medalist in English Literature. He began playing tabla at the age of eight; at the age of sixteen he performed with Ravi Shankar. He was three times the All-India drumming champion and was the youngest drummer ever to be graded by All-India radio.
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Sandeep Das Discography Tracks

SICCD 057 Sandeep Das - Maestro's Mehfil album art Pt Shiv Kumar Sharma*, Pt Vishwa Mohan Bhatt*, Ustad Alla Rakha* & Zakir Hussain Raag: Des - Vilambit & Drut Teen Taal Pt Shiv Kumar Sharma*, Pt Vishwa Mohan Bhatt*, Ustad Alla Rakha* & Zakir Hussain - Maestro's Mehfil(CD, Comp) T-Series, SCI SICCD 057 India 1995 Sell This Version
DSAV 1056 Shubha Mudgal Shubha Mudgal - Monsoon Melodies (Classical Vocal)(CD, Album) Multitone Prestige DSAV 1056 UK 1996 Sell This Version
66024 Sandeep Das - Moon Rise Over The Silk Road album art Ghazal Besh'no Az Nay (Listen To The Nay) Ghazal - Moon Rise Over The Silk Road(CD, Album) Shanachie 66024 US 1999 Sell This Version
NV 00010 Sandeep Das - Sur Aur Saaz album art Shujaat Husain Khan Shujaat Husain Khan - Sur Aur Saaz(Cass, Album) Music Today NV 00010 India 2000 Sell This Version
Sandeep Das - Silk Road Journeys album art Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble Mido Mountain (Chinese Traditional) and 1 more… Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble - Silk Road Journeys (Album) Sony Classical, Sony Classical US 2001 Sell This Version
Sandeep Das - The Rain album art Ghazal Ghazal - The Rain (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records US 2003 Sell This Version
IAM CD 1067 Sandeep Das - Raga Jog album art Shujaat Khan*, Tejendra Narayan Majumdar* Shujaat Khan*, Tejendra Narayan Majumdar* - Raga Jog(CD, Album) India Archive Music IAM CD 1067 US 2003 Sell This Version
IAM CD 1064 Sandeep Das - Raga Shuddh Kalyan album art Shujaat Khan*, Sandeep Das Shujaat Khan*, Sandeep Das - Raga Shuddh Kalyan(CD, Album) India Archive Music IAM CD 1064 US 2003 Sell This Version
Sandeep Das - Silk Road Journeys: Beyond The Horizon album art Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble - Silk Road Journeys: Beyond The Horizon (Album) Sony Classical US 2004 Sell This Version
051 Sandeep Das - Indian Delta album art Vishwa Mohan Bhatt Vishwa Mohan Bhatt - Indian Delta(CD, Album) Sense World Music 051 India 2005 Sell This Version
88697 01319 2 Sandeep Das - Global Music Festival - Celebrating 100 Years Of Norwegian Independence album art Dr. L. Subramaniam* & The Oslo Camerata* Aigiri Nandini Dr. L. Subramaniam* & The Oslo Camerata* - Global Music Festival - Celebrating 100 Years Of Norwegian Independence(2xCD) Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Viji Records 88697 01319 2 India 2006 Sell This Version
Sandeep Das - Songs Of Joy & Peace album art Yo-Yo Ma & Friends Kuai Le Yo-Yo Ma & Friends - Songs Of Joy & Peace (Album) Sony Classical US 2008 Sell This Version
CA21081 Sandeep Das - Big Grenadilla/Mumbai album art Evan Ziporyn Evan Ziporyn - Big Grenadilla/Mumbai(CD, Album) Cantaloupe Music CA21081 US 2012 Sell This Version
SSC 1334 Sandeep Das - Migrations. Roots And Jazz In NYC album art Cristina Pato Cristina Pato - Migrations. Roots And Jazz In NYC(CD, Album, Enh) Sunnyside SSC 1334 USA & Europe 2013 Sell This Version
24425425 Sandeep Das - A Playlist Without Borders album art The Silk Road Ensemble With Yo-Yo Ma Cut The Rug and 3 more… The Silk Road Ensemble With Yo-Yo Ma - A Playlist Without Borders(CD, Album) Masterworks (3) 24425425 US 2013 Sell This Version
88875002252, 88843044632 Sandeep Das - In Goed Gezelschap - Yo-Yo Ma In Nederland album art Yo-Yo Ma Blue As The Turquoise Night Of Neyshabur and 2 more… Yo-Yo Ma - In Goed Gezelschap - Yo-Yo Ma In Nederland(5xCD, Comp) Sony Classical, Sony Classical 88875002252, 88843044632 Netherlands 2014 Sell This Version
88875181012 Sandeep Das - Sing Me Home album art Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble Madhoushi and 2 more… Yo-Yo Ma, The Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home(CD, Album) Masterworks (3) 88875181012 Europe 2016 Sell This Version