Sandeep Harish Deshmukh



Born on 30th March 1974 in Akola, Maharashra; received initial training of music from his father Pandit Dinakarrao Elkunchwar; later received training from Shri S.B. Deshpande and Shri Manohar Kaslikar; presently learning under the tutelage of Shri Yashwantbuwa Joshi, an eminent musician of Gwalior gharana; a post graduate in engineering from Mumbai university: has performed widely within the country in prestigious festivals including the NCPA festival at Mumbai, ‘Kalabharati’ at Matunga, Ganvardhan at Pune, Saptak at Nagpur, India International Centre, Delhi, Savai Gandharva Sanmaroh at Kundgol, Sangeetotsav held at Aurangabad by SNA, Delhi and All India conference of Akhila Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyala, Belgaun: has many recording to his credit; has received many awards from various prestigious organizations including the Surmani Award and Rashtriya Gaurav Award.
Shri Sandeep H. Deshmukh receives the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar for Hindustani vocal music.