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Indranil Mallick [Luckhnow Gharana]

Indranil Mallick, a promising tabla player of rare skill, has already
established himself both as a soloist and accompanist. Born to a family of
genuine music connoisseurs, he received his initial training in tabla when
he was only five from his uncle, Sri Montu Mallick. Later he was trained by
Prof. Dhabol Bandhapadhaya.From 1985 to the present, he has been under the
guidance of Sri Uttam Chakraborty, senior disciple of Pandit Swapan
Chaudhuri.Now he is under the guidance of Pt. Swapan Chaudhuri . Indranil
belongs to Luckhnow Gharana style of tabla.


Among his numerous awards and distinctions in tabla performance he stood first in the Yuva Utsav organized by the state Government of West Bengal. In 1997 he stood first in the prestigious Dover Lane Music Competition and earned "The Best Talent Of The Year" for 1996-97, trophy awarded by the H.M.V Music Corporation. Indranil holds a "Sangeet Visarad", Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music focused on tabla, from the University of Chandigarh, which he earned in 1999.He also earned " Sangeet Kala Ratna" in the year 2006.

Major Performances In India

Keeping a rigorous performance schedule, Indranil continues to perform in various music conference in India and
abroad.Some of them are

  1. 2007 West Bengal State Music Academy Annual Convocation Concert
  2. 2007 "The GolPark Rama Krishna Mission"Kolkata
  3. 2007Annual Conference of Spicmacay in Agartala
  4. 2007 Sangeet Gana Sabha in Visaka Pattanam

and others

  • 2006 Spicmacay tour in Madhya Pradesh
  • 2006 Dadar Matunga Music conference, Mumbai( A Hundred years music organisatin)
  • 2006 Baba Alauddin Khan Sangeet Samaraho, Maihar

and many others.....

  • 2005 Santipur Sangeet Sammelan,Kolkata
  • 2005 Nabarang Sangeet Sammelan, Kolkata
  • 2005 Kerala Music Festival
  • Music Festival in patna

Major Performances Abroad

From 2002, Indranil touring in Europe and
performed throughout UK, Germany, Switzerland , Ukraine , Estonia, Russia,
Austria and Holland. During the tour he represented many World Known Festivals like

  • In 2002, he represented India in the "Open Barouque Music Festival" held in Estonia.
  • In 2004 he played in International Jazz And Blues Festival, Austria.
  • In 2005 he performed in The Rhapsodic Festival, Germany.
  • In 2005 he performed in 10th Banga Sangeet Sammelan, UK.
  • And in 2006 "Musuca Sacra International", in Germany.
  • In 2007 in Reitburg Musium , Switzerland.
  • In 2008 he has performed for DIG Heidelberg and in The International
    Theatre ,Frankfurt.
  • Apart from these concerts he had performed in many other
    music conferences in Europe.

    At present, Indranil is attached to All India Radio Kolkata, as a graded
    artist, where he is featured regularly on programs aired throughout India.
    He also holds a Master Degree in Economics from Rabindra Bharati University,

    Contact Details

    Noyapara (South),Sonarpur,
    Kolkata- 700150,
    West Bengal, India.
    Phone : (0091) 9830610952