In 2014, senior students of Pt. Shantilal Shah were invited to perform for VIP guests of the Houston Symphony at Jones Hall in downtown Houston, TX. Here is a clip from that performance.
In 2010, the Miller Outdoor Theatre was transformed into a showcase of India in all its color. Samskriti’s Incredible India program brings together some of the varied traditions of Indian culture to put on a show for Houstonians. We were privileged to perform with Guruji as the opening act of this wonderful program. An audience of several thousand…
Another piece from a concert in 1990 or 1991.
This is a from a concert in 1990 or 1991. Guruji is playing Tabla with the duo during a beautiful Bhajan.
Guruji has known the legendary singers Pts. Rajan and Sajan Mishra since he was very young, and reveres them like Gurus. He has performed many times with them, these clips are recordings of one such concert. The piece above is the first part of Raag Jansamohini. Below is the second part of this beautiful piece:…
This series of clips are from a private house concert with vocalist Dr. Vikas Kashalkar and harmonium player Shri. Makarand Kharwandikar, in Austin, TX in 2009. Dr. Kashalkar began the afternoon with Raag Bhimpalas set in Vilambit Ektaal. Raag Bhimpalas Dr. Vikas N. Kashalkar (vikaskashalkar.com) hails from a family with music tradition, and is an accomplished…
This is a short clip from a performance in 2009. The concert was held at Durga Bari Temple in Houston, TX.
A collection of photos from Guruji’s early years as a Tabla player.
Photos from Laya Taal Saadhna 2013
A collection of photos of Guruji with some of the Great Maestros of our music.