Tabla player Bobby Singh, a disciple of the great maestro Aneesh Pradhan, is one of the most sought-after musicians on the Australian world music circuit and is the first choice for musicians from India touring Australia and New Zealand.
Bobby has played with such luminaries as Pt Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Purbayan Chatterjee, Shashank Subramanium & Guru Karaikudimani amongst many others.
Outside of the milieu of Indian classical music, Bobby has also formed many partnerships with some of Australia’s best known musicians. Crossing many styles of music from Drum & Bass with The Bird to Western Classical with Slava Grigoryan to Blues & Roots with John Butler & Jeff Lang.
I would sincerley like to thank all the people who have supported me through out my musical journey and want you all to know that it is a huge honour to win this award and i could not have done it with out the beautiful music and friendship of Jeff Lang and Jordan Verzar and the blessings of my teacher the great Aneesh Pradhan.
Music from 21st Century India: Bobby has been invited to perform at the 2012 festival. More »