Susri Anjali Sharma

Susri Anjali Sharma is in the doctoral program for sitar at Banaras Hindu University.

Rajneesh Tiwari

Rajneesh Tiwari teaches tabla at Banaras Hindu University.

Pandit Narendranath Mishra plays sitar in Varanasi on April 12, 2011

Pandit Narendranath Mishra plays sitar in Varanasi on April 12, 2011. Pandit Mishra accompanies on tabla, Ashok Jha accompanies on harmonium and Pandit Santosh Mishra accompanies on sarangi.

Dr. Kamala Shankar plays the shankar guitar in Varanasi on February 7, 2011

Dr. Kamala Shankar plays the shankar guitar in Varanasi on February 7, 2011.

Arun Chatterjee

Arun Chatterjee plays tabla and lives in Varanasi.

Sandeep Rao Kavle and Shyam Rastogi

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Sandeep Rao Kavle plays tabla and lives in Varanasi.  He performs daily at the International Music Ashram in Varanasi.  Shyam Rastogi plays sitar and lives in Varanasi.  He is working on his PhD in sitar at Banaras Hindi University. 

Susri Anjali Sharma

Susri Anjali Sharma studies masters of music in the faculty of performing arts at Banaras Hindu University.

Pandit Ashok Jha

Pandit Ashok Jha is a senior harmonium player and vocalist in Varanasi. His speciality is purabiya bhojpuri songs.

Pandit Pundalik Krishna Bhagawat

Pandit Pundalik Krishna Bhagawat teaches tabla at Banaras Hindu University and also sings Indian classical music.

Mob: +91-9935325847

Kishan Ram Dohkar

Kishan Ram Dohkar plays tabla in Varanasi.

Nand Kishor Sharma and Vijay Kapoor

Nand Kishor Sharma plays tabla and is an "A" grade artist of Akashwani Varanasi.  Vijay Kapoor teaches harmonium at Banaras Hindu University and sings Ghazals and Bhajans.

Hari Om Hari

Hari Om Hari plays tabla in Varanasi. He is a student of the late Pandit Kishan Maharaj. Mob: +91-9451525847

Vivek Jain

Vivek Jain plays tabla in Varanasi.

Pandit Kubernath Mishra

Pandit Kubernath Mishra teaches tabla at Banaras Hindu University. He can be contacted by phone at 0542-2451238 and by mobile at 09452289978.  By email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Pandit Santosh Kumar Mishra

Pandit Santosh Kumar Mishra plays in Varanasi on Ocotber 23, 2010.

Pandit Ritwik Sanyal

Pandit Ritwik Sanyal sings and Pandit Srikant Mishra plays the pakhawaj in Varanasi on October 2, 2010.

Bhaiyanji Gujarati

Bhaiyanji plays harmonium and lives in Varanasi. Here he accompanies a young artist named Pushkar Bhagavat who plays tabla.

Dr. Sanjay Verma

Sanjay Verma has made a remarkable distinction among the leading Guitarist of young generation in the field of Hindustani classical music. Born on 2nd October 1969 in Varanasi, Sanjay started his Music career at the age of 15. At the age of 20, he had his inclination towards the Hawaiian Guitar and he underwent a proper training in Guitar under the tutelage of Dr. Kamala Shankar of Varanasi. Alongwith Guitar Sanjay has learnt Sitar under Dr. Krishna Chakravarty, Prof. in Sitar, Faculty of Music & Performing Arts, Banaras Hindu University. He has completed his "Sangeet Praveen" in Guitar from Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad & M. Mus. in Sitar from Faculty of Music & Performing Arts, Banaras Hindu University. Sanjay has learnt the technical aspects of combining Dhrupat & Khayal Gayaki. He is a Regular Performer in A I R & Doordarsahan Achievements & Awards: 1. Gritma Award 2. Efficiency Certificate & Medal from Prayag Sangeet Samiti Allahabad. 3. Invitation from P.M. on Republic Day. 4. Scholarship by Ministry of Human Resource Developement,Govt. of India. 5. Felicitation in NationalYouth Festival, held at Kolkata in 1996. 6. Felicitated by Honble Governor of U.P. (Sri Moti Lal Vohra) 7. Banaras Hindu University Medal 2000. 8. Pt. Omkarnath Thakur Memorial Award B H U '2000. 9. Pt.Balwant Rai Bhatt Award BHU '99 10. Prof. Premlata Sharma Award BHU 1999 (taken from http://www.artindia.net/verma.html)

Pandit Ashok Pandey

Pandit Ashok Pandey can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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