Pandit Abhijit Banerjee
Abhijit Banerjee started learning Tabla at the age of four. He received his first instruction from Tushar Kanti Bose and later from Manik Pal. He is a leading disciple of Pt. Jnan Prakash Ghosh, a doyen of Indian Classical Music. Abhijit also learned vocal from Pandit Ajoy Chakrabarty and violin from Guru Ma Annapurna Devi. He has accompanied maestros such as Pt. Ravi Shankar, Pt.Nikhil Banerjee, Begum Parveen Sultana, Pt. Jasraj, Pt. Shiv Kumar Sharma, Dr. Balamurali Krishnan and others. Abhijit has performed in major festivals in India and toured extensively. He founded the Dhwani Academy of Percussion Music.