Amersfoort Jazz presents: Anubrata Chatterjee, tabla master from India

With Shakir Khan (sitar), Amersfoort Jazz welcomes Anubrata Chatterjee, an eminent Indian tabla player of the Farukhabad gharana of Hindustani classical music. Anubrata (born 1985) is the son of world-renowned tabla maestro, Pt. Anindo Chatterjee. He made his debut as an accompanying artist with the legendary Pt.Hari Prasad Chaurasia and since then, has gone on to successfully accompany living legends of Indian Classical Music such as Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Pandit Birju Maharaj, Pt.Shiv Kumar Sharma, Ustad Shahid Parvez, Sh. T.H.Vikku Vinayakram, and other respected musicians all over the world. Anubrata has proved himself both as a soloist and as an accompanist, by his consummate tabla renditions. Anubrata has been invited to perform at some of the most prestigious International festivals held across the globe, such as The Carnagie Hall, The Kennedy Centre Of Performing Arts, Washington DC; The Esplanade Theatres, Singapore; World Percussion Festival, Chicago; The Jerash festival, Jordan; Corfu festival, Greece; Dubrovnic Festival, Croatia; Namaste India Festival, Japan; Reit Burg Museum, Zurich; etc. In a very memorable performance in Paris along with the ‘Orchestre National d’Île de France. And, in the year 2012, he also had the privilege to perform for the then-P.M. Dr.Manmohan Singh at Grand Hyaat, Mumbai. He has also been a part of various fusion bands and has had the opportunity to share a stage with prominent artists such as Shankar Mahadevan, Ranjit Barot, Rahim al Haj (a renowned Oud player from Iraq). His institution, Music Academy for Tabla Research by Anindo Chatterjee (MATRA) focuses on teaching the art all over the world. Anubrata has been conferred with the Basavaraj Rajguru Award in 2014 and prestigious, Sangeet Natak Akademi Yuva Award, 2016.

Anubrata Chatterjee performs with Shakir Khan on Saturday, May 25, at De Volmolen (three 30-minutes shows at 14:00, 15:00 and 16:00).
That same day, Anubrata Chatterjee performs with Shakir Khan and Ben van den Dungen, Marianne Svasek, Stefan Lievestro and Ed Verhoeff.
Location: Sint Aegtenkapel (23:oo – 00:15). This concert will be recorded and filmed for Parmando TV.