Percussion

  • Pandit Yogesh Samsi - Tabla Solo

    A sublime tabla solo by the fantastic Pandit Yogesh Samsi from the 2013 Darbar Festival

  • Pandit Subhankar Banerjee - Tabla Solo

    A thunderous tabla solo by the sublime Pandit Subhankar Banerjee from the 2014 Darbar Festival

  • The Percussion Masters | Darbar Festival 2020

    In this enthralling performance, four amazing percussionists, all soloists in their own right, will take you on a breath-taking journey. Brought together as an ensemble by Talwalkar, the concert is an unpretentious tribute to Bhai Gurmit Singh Ji Virdee in whose memory the Darbar Festival was sta...

  • S4 EP4 Gurdain Rayatt

    Rayatt performs a thunderous solo in a 16-beat cycle (teentaal) keeping the temperament predisposed to highlighting the richness of the compositions and tukdas in between. There is consistency in his restrained but powerful playing throughout the concert. As he delivers one after the other compos...

  • TV S1 EP5 Bhupinder Chaggar

    Bhupinder Chaggar plays a dynamic teentaal table solo in the Benares style with Ajoy Joglekar keeping the nagma on the harmonium. He learnt his art from Pandit Sharda Sahai (1935 - 2011) who is the direct descendant of Pandit Ram Sahai (1780–1826) the founder of this unique gharana. Chaggar has m...

  • Ojas Adhiya - Cutting Chai

    It's a rare opportunity to sit down with some of India's legendary musicians and talk about their journey and what inspires them.

    In this conversation, we talk to Ojas Adhiya