Anindo Chatterjee
http://static.bbci.co.uk/music_clips/2.8.3/img/default_artist_images/pop1.jpg
1954
https://musicbrainz.org/artist/217ce57c-6d02-4b17-849e-da466106c0b4
Anindo Chatterjee

Anindo Chatterjee Biography (Wikipedia)

Anindo Chatterjee is an Indian tabla player from Farukhabad gharana.He was born in a musical family. His uncle Pt. Debiprasad Chatterjee is an eminent sitar player of this country. His younger sister Smt. Keka Mukherjee is a leading sitar player of AIR and also well known for her solo performance. He is a disciple of Pt. Jnan Prakash Ghosh. Gifted with an ability to summon crystal-clear melodies from his drums, Anindo Chatterjee evolved into one of the world's greatest tabla players. The director of the Farrukhabad Gharana of Tabla, founded by Haji Vilayat Khan Saheb, Chatterjee continues to give new voice to his instrument. In addition to solo performances and recordings, Chatterjee worked with sitar players Nikhil Banerjee, Imrat Khan, Budhaditya Mukherjee, and Rais Khan, Pandit Ravi Shankar, Shahid Parvez, Pt.Manilal Nag, sarod players Buddhadev Das Gupta and Ali Akbar Khan,Ustad Amjad Ali Khan,Tejendra Narayan Majumder, flutist Hariprasad Chaurasia; santoor player Pandit Shivkumar Sharma; and vocalists Pandit Mallikarjun Mansur and Gangubai Hangal. Inspired by his uncle, Pandit Biswanath Chatterjee, Chatterjee began playing tabla at the age of five. Studying briefly with Ustad Afaq Hussain Khan of the Lucknow Gharana, he advanced to Pandit Jnan Prakash Ghosh, with whom he studied for three decades. The recipient of the prestigious President's Award in 1970, Chatterjee became the first tabla player to perform in the House of Commons 20 years later. He performed at Rashtrapati Bhavan when U.S. President Barack Obama visited India in November 2010. Chatterjee received the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award for 2002.

This entry is from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. If you find the biography content factually incorrect or highly offensive you can edit this article at Wikipedia. Find out more about our use of this data.


Anindo Chatterjee Tracks

Sort by

Anindo Chatterjee
Mahiya Mahi
http://static.bbci.co.uk/music_clips/2.8.3/img/track_fallback.png
link
Mahiya Mahi
Load more tracks


Past BBC Events

Proms 1996: Prom 17
http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ergxj5
Royal Albert Hall
1996-08-02T07:38:36
2
Aug
1996

Proms 1996: Prom 17

22:00
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1989: Prom 47
http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e42bp6
Royal Albert Hall
1989-08-29T07:38:36
29
Aug
1989

Proms 1989: Prom 47

19:00
Royal Albert Hall

Back to artist