Listen to Others,
Listen to Yourself,
Listen to The Universe.
Pandit Ravi Shankar,
I made a Persian Santur to use in
Hollywood film scores,
but after that I never used it.
I told Aashish, '' I want to give it to
Dishari because he is the
right person who knows its value''
I’m a Hindustani Classical musician with about 30 years of experience performing, teaching, and collaborating with artists across the globe.
I've had the opportunity to train under the direct descendants of Maihar Gharana. My primary instrument is the ShataTantriVeena (Kashmiri Santoor), although I'm also trained in sarod, tabla, and pakhawaj. Being a child prodigy, equally trained in European classical music.
An international awardee from Norway and a President Scholarship holder from the Government of India. I’ve worked extensively in various film/theatre/dance projects and contributed as an artist to several ICCR-commissioned programs.
Since 2005 I've composed music in more than 100 theatres and received 14 awards so far as a composer and sound designer.
In 2017 I debuted as a film directed in a Docu-Feature
''A Life in Dance: Pandit Uday Shankar, Produced by the Films Division Government of India,