Sandeep Das

Sandeep Das

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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IAM CD 1064 Shujaat Khan*, Sandeep Das Shujaat Khan*, Sandeep Das - Raga Shuddh Kalyan(CD, Album) India Archive Music IAM CD 1064 US 2003 Sell This Version
TDICL 137C Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Salil Bhatt, Sandeep Das Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Salil Bhatt, Sandeep Das - Mohan's Veena(2xCD, Album) Times Music TDICL 137C India 2006 Sell This Version