Sandeep Das

Grammy Award Winner

Sandeep Das is one of the leading Tabla virtuosos in the world today. Having established himself as India’s top Tabla maestro, he has also built a prolific international reputation.He is one of the unique Indian classical musicians who has collaborated and performed with and composed for major symphony orchestras, string quartets, and jazz musicians with regularly featured concerts at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Hollywood Bowl, Royal Albert Hall and the Concertgebouw, to name a few.

He has performed at prestigious events such as 150 years celebration of the UNO at the General Assembly Hall in NYC, Opening ceremony of the Special Olympics in Shanghai, Opening ceremony of the 1st Asia Expo in Kunming, China, World Economic Forum and for visiting dignitaries like the Queen of England, Queen of Thailand, the Pope and various other visiting country heads. His collaboration with Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble (SRE) for “Sing Me Home” won the 2017 Grammy Award for the Best World Music album. He has had two previous Grammy nominations in 2005 and 2009.

New York Times :

"The Breathless duet by the cellist and Sandeep Das was a highlight of the evening. He can turn any performance into a visual spectacle."

Washington Post :

"Tarang" ( Waves ) by Sandeep Das…The Jocular atmosphere evident on the players faces…everyone was having a good time!

Chicago Tribune :

"Sandeep Das" awesome table playing …The sheer timbral variety he achieved on the Tabla contributed to its hypnotic effect!

Los Angeles Times :

"Fabulous Tabla playing by Sandeep Das in a composition of his own"