Training and Education in Tabla :
Sujit Kale, born 1985, inherited the rich musical tradition from Late.Pt.Bhanudas Pawar . He Started taking his early Tabla lessons at an age of six from Pt. Bhanudas Pawar. Later on he took a systematic and extensive training from Shri. Nitin Bhanudas Pawar,for more than ten years. He has been also taking advanced training from Taal-Yogi Pt. Suresh Talwalkar,one of the greatest Tabla exponents of the Present times.
Qualification in Tabla
He has completed the Sangeet Visharad in Tabla from Akhil Bhartiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal,Mumbai. He has appeared for the B.A (Tabla) course of Pune University.
Honours and Awards
- Sujit has been rewarded by the prestigious National Scholarship for young artists given by the Cultural Ministry of Central Government of India.
- Further he has been honoured by the Yuva Puraskar given in the memory of Late. U.Allah Rakha.
- He has won many acclaims and awards in Tabla Competitions held in various cities in India.
- All India Music and Dance Competition at Hyderabad(2009)
- State level Tabla Competition at Latur (2010)
- Karmaveer K.K.Wagh memorial Tabla Competition at Nashik (2006)
- Late.Pt. Kanthe Maharaj Memorial Tabla Competition at Aurangabad (2010) and U.Amir Hussain Khan Memorial Tabla Competition at Mumbai (2009)
First Prize in
and also Prizes in
- He has performed through numerous concerts including Solo Performances,as an accompanist to Classical Vocal Music ,Instrumental Music and Kathak Dance.
- He has performed in Gurupournima Programs of Pawar Tabla Academy, Nashik
Rigved Tabla Academy, Nashik
Late.Pt. Madhusudan Kanetkar, Nashik
Kirti Kala Mandir, Nashik
Abhijat Nritya Natya Sangeet Academy, Nashik
Akhil Bhartiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Nashik
Nritya Sadhana Academy , Nashik
- Sadhana Mahotsav of Kalashram, New Delhi
- Tulsidas mahotsav,Bhopal
- Panchatatva Mahotsav of Kalashram,Mumbai
- Late.Pt.Taranath Rao Smriti Samaroha,Karvar(Karnataka)
- South Central Zone Youth Festival, Jalgaon
- Nataraj Pt. Gopikrishna Jayanti Mahotsav,Nashik
- Vadya Sangam concert held by Sanskar Bharti ,Nashik
- Ganesh Bhakta Mandali Bhadrapad Sangeet Samaroha, Nashik
Sujit has accompanied Pt.Upendra Bhat, Smt.Suhasini Koratkar,Sau.Manjiri Asanare-Kelkar,Shri. Subhash Dasakkar, Late.Pt.Bireshwar Gautam and many reputed artists.
Some of his performances were appreciated by Pt.Bhai Gaitonde, Pt.Birju Maharaj, U.Amjad Ali Khan, Pt. Rajan & Pt. Sajan Mishra, Pt.Arvind Mulgaonkar, Pt.Nayan Ghosh,Pt. Narayan G. Joshi, Pt.Satyasheel Deshpande, Pt.Mukul Shivputra.
Currently, he is coaching Tabla in Rasbihari International School and Pawar Tabla Academy of Nashik.
Panchavati, Nashik : 422003,
Maharashtra State , India