While percussion is generally used to color music, the tabla, in its infinite variety of timbre and sound, contains the entire spectrum of colors, or, borrowing from Indian philosophical speculation, it contains the thousand and eight colors.read more
Creative biography MANISH MADANKAR
Manish Madankar — Indian percussionist who achieved the title of musician for “All India Radio”.
He performed in many countries of Asia and Europe. He accompanied other musicians, singers and dancers of international fame in Russia, Singapore, Cina and Switzerland. Recently he took part of the “Summer Mela” festival in Rome. He studied with the great Maestro Pandit Sandesh Popatkar of Delhi and FarukkAbad Gharana and the Maestro Pandit Yogesh Samsi, legend of the Punjab Gharana. He got his master and postmaster in tabla in the university of Khairaghar, India.
He is Tabla professor at the Conservatory A. Pedrollo in Vicenza (Italy) in the Indian Music department. Created Indian classical music Band name SAMANVAY PROJECT.
Performance at the Culture of the Spirit festival
Concerts with other musicians
Leo Vertunni on the sitar and Manish Madankar on tabla