Arvind Mulgaonkar

Born in 1937 in Matunga, Maharashtra, Shri Arvind Mulgaonkar received his training in Tabla under Shri Amir Hussain Khan, Shri Ahmedjan Thirakwa, and Shri Atah Hussain Khan. In the course of a successful concert career, Shri Mulgaonkar has distinguished himself in the field of Hindustani Music with his mastery over the Tabla. He has performed in several prestigious music festivals and conferences in India and abroad As a learned teacher, he has conducted many A scholar of renown, he has numerous publications to his credit such as the treatise Tabla published in 1975; Gustakhi Muaf published in 1997; the biography of Late Ustad Amir Hussain Khan – Athvanincha Doha published in 2006; and the book Ijazat published in 2008. For his service in the field of music, Shri Arvind Mulgaonkar has received many titles and awards including the Shri Arvind Mulgaonkar receives the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award for his contribution to Hindustani instrumental music.