Satyajit S. Talwalkar

Shri Satyajit Suresh Talwalkar was born on 4 April 1978 in Pune, Maharashtra. He inherited the art of Tabla-playing from his father Shri Suresh Talwalkar, who initiated him into the art. He also learnt Hindustani music from his mother, Shrimati Padma Talwalkar, an eminent vocalist.
Shri Satyajit Talwalkar made a mark as a young talent early in life, performing widely in prestigious festivals organized by various organizations in India and abroad. He has received various prestigious awards including the ITC SRA Yuva Award, Kolkata. He has distinguished himself as a soloist and has also accompanied veterans of Hindustani music such as Amjad Ali Khan, Shahid Parvez, Brij Bhushan Kabra, Rashid Khan, Ulhas Kashalkar and Pandit Jasraj. He has keen interest in fusion, world music and modern jazz. He has many recordings to his credit.
Shri Satyajit Talwalkar is awarded the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar of Sangeet Natak Akademi for the year 2011 for his notable talent in the field of Hindustani instrumental music.