Anand shankar hails from a family of musician. He is one of the artistry and excellence that is the hallmark of Banaras Gharana of Shehnai, Flute and Tabla.
His initial training started under the guidance of his grandfather - well renowned shehnai Maestro Pt. Anant lal - and his father - Shri Daya Shankar, who had the privilege of learning from the legendary Sitar Maestro Pt. Ravi Shankar. Anand Shankar has been performing under the auspicious of many reputed national and international organizations with his father & grandfather. Later he had the privilege to learn Tabla from Pt. Anup Ghosh (disciple of legendary Tabla Maestro Late Pt. Shyamal Bose and Pt. Vinod Pathak, son of Late Balaram Pathak, a well known Sitar player).
He has successfully accompanied musicians in various reputed festival of music across the subcontinent and around the globe.
With the blessing of his father Pt. Daya Shankar and his grandfather Pt. Anant Lal, musicologists and audience who have witness his performance consider him as one of the most talented and up coming artist who is not only promising contemporary percussionist but also is a torch bearer in tradional style of Tabla.
Anand Shankar has taken part many times in the National and International Akashwani Sangeet of both A.I.R. and Doordarshan. He has also performed on the occasion of Independent and Republic day of India many times.
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