Rashmi V. Bhatt
Born in Gujarat, India, he learned the Tabla under the guidance of Shri Torun Banerjee. Later he attended a music school in south of India where he later also performed with several well-known artists. After completing his University studies in India, he performs all over Europe, accompanying wonderful musicians like S. Shankar and Krishna Bhatt on Sitar, masters of the Saroud like D. Ghosh and K. Shridhar, the Veena player Vemu Mukunda and has collaborated with the kings of percuccion Zakir Hussein and Trilok Gurtu. For the Indian cultural events he is in constant collaboration with the Embassy of India in Rome. He gives seminars and workshops on Indian Music in Conservatories. He also collaborates with the National TV of Italy, Denmark and India. In the recent Festival of World Music in Bari called he accompanied the famous singer of Qawali from Pakistan Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. He hasalso accompanied the master of the sitar and musicologist Pandit A. Parikh from Bombay and the greatest Indian flutist Pandit H.P. Chaurasia. Rashmi is fascinated by the fusion of musical languages and ethnic groups .