Faculty

Pandit Abhijit Banerjee
PRINCIPAL AND ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Considered among the top class of tabla players from India, Pandit Abhijit Banerjee is one of the most sought after creative artists in the realm of Indian Classical Music. With nearly 20 years of professional experience, Abhijit has crafted a unique style and creative approach which has brought him accolades and awards throughout the world for his sensitivity,skill and deep sense of musicality. Apart from his contributions to Indian Music, he has delved into a diverse variety of world music crossover, both as a performer and composer.

Visit: http://www.abhijitbanerjee.com 

Somnath Roy
H.O.D. South Indian Percussion

Somnath, is an innovative, versatile percussionist who has made an in-depth study in both north and south Indian style of percussion. An inevitable part of TARANG, since its conception and a sought after percussionist in the film industry, Somnath has shared the stage with great maestros of Indian Music and has the privileges of participating in World Music Festivals like ETNI MALAGA FEST (Spain), India Festival (Belgium).

Visit: http://www.ghatamsommath.com

Subrota Mondal
Instructor

Subrota is a senior disciple of Pandit Abhijit Banerjee. He has been associated with Dhwani for more than last ten years as an Instructor and also Member. He has started his tabla training under Pandit Sajal Karmakar.

Arun Kayal
Instructor

Arun started learning tabla from Pandit Shyamal Bose. Later he came under the tutelage of Pandit Abhijit Banerjee and has been learning under his guidance for more than twelve years. He has been associatesd with Dhwani for more than eight years as an Instructor and also  Member.

Debashish Singha Roy
Instructor

Debashish started playing tabla under the guidance of late Sukumar Maitra, later he was trained by Pandit Abhijit Banerjee. He has been associated with Dhwani for more than seven years as an Instructor and Member.

Board of Directors:

  • President: Chiranjibi Sahoo

  • Vice President: Dr. Ashish Roy chowdhury

  • Artistic Director: Abhijit Banerjee

  • Joint Secretary ; Abihijit Banerjee; Debjit Pahari

  • Treasurer : Arup Rout

Board Members:

  • Jatyanta Banerjee

  • Suparna Banerjee

  • Somnath Roy

  • Golak Basu Mullick

  • Sudip Ghosh

Executive Committee Members:

Shubham Das, Debashish Singha Roy, Samit Banik, Subrota Mondal, Arun Kayal, Avishek Das

Office bearer:

Anindita Das, Swati Mukherjee, Ruhini Roy

Advisory Board Members:

  1. Prof. Sanjay Bandopadhyay (Rabindra Bharati University,Kolkata)

  2. Mr. Amit Mukherjee (Ex-Director ITC-SRA)

  3. Mrs. Mala Mukherjee (Ex-Care)

  4. Pandit Anindo Chatterjee (Renowned Tabla player)

  5. Pandit Bhawani Shankar (Renowned Pakhwaj player)

  6. Vidwan S. Sekhar (Renowned Mridanga player)

  7. Mr. Ambar Mukherjee (Journalist)

  8. Mohan Mitra