TABLA PLAYER | INNOVATIVE PERCUSSIONIST | MUSIC COMPOSER | EDUCATOR

Anuradha Pal

Anuradha Pal’s story is that of courage, fortitude, commitment and creativity. Through sheer grit and insurmountable talent, she stormed the male bastion of Indian rhythm as a 9-year-old child prodigy & first generation musician, establishing herself as one of the World’s leading and most innovative, classical Tabla players and composers, ‘who is constantly re-inventing and pushing the dimensions with her experimentations’.

Revered globally for her sparkling articulation, virtuosic repertoire, pinpoint rhythmic artistry and live wire performances that make an instant connect with world audiences, Anuradha Pal’s superb tonal quality, technical brilliance, creative improvisations and complimenting musicality is founded on rigorous study and saadhana, mentored by her parents Ila & Devinder Pal. Creator of ‘Tabla Jugalbandi with herself‘, India’s first all-female band called Stree Shakti and the amazing Sufi- Folk Band called SuFoRe, Tabla Star Anuradha Pal is famous for her masterful collaborations with leading Indian & international masters and interactive creations, as a Trailblazer & Torchbearer with many Musical and Socially impactful contributions to her credit!

  • ‘First Ladies awardee’ from Honourable President of India for being the first female and Youngest Indian musician to perform at Woodstock and WOMAD festivals for 4 lakh and 1.5 lakh fans respectively, Anuradha has performed over 5000 concerts in 30 countries.
  • Outstanding musician of Ministry of Culture and ICCR (2018).
  • TOP Grade Vidushi of Prasar Bharati (2015).
  • Recipient of 108 awards and citations, including Maharashtra Government’s highest cultural award, Sanskrutic Puraskar’ (2006).
  • Brand Ambassador of Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Yojana as an inspirational female empowerment icon.
  • Appreciated as ‘Bharat ki Laxmi’ (by Hon’ble PM Narendra Modi), and acknowledged in the Press, Who’s Who Journals and various books for her unwavering efforts to empower the youth, women & marginalised music communities and to propagate Indian music, culture and spirituality worldwide.

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Innovative Musical Firsts

Interactive stories on Tabla

for female empowerment

Folk, Sufi & Classical music

Live @Woodstock 2008

for films, albums & documentaries

Cross-cultural dialogue

with Hindustani, Carnatic Masters

  • Corporate Events

Brand endorsements

Making News

Small Hands Big Feat (TOI)
Queen of Tabla (Maharashtra Times)
Flying Fingers (The Hindu)
एकाधिकार-मन्त्रमुग्ध
Limca Book of Records 1991, 1992
Tabla-Queen-Diva (Ngage)
Beti Bachao and 175 Tabla students
Musical revolution

Performed for World Leaders

  • Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Queens of England & Thailand, prominent industrialists & film stars
Appreciated by Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam after performing for him at Rashtrapati Bhavan
After Stree Shakti's performance for Smt. Sushma Swaraj
Performed for Shri Venkaiah Naidu, Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore at DD Tejaswini 100th episode celebrations
Jackie Shroff

Myriad Contributions

Propagating Indian Music across the World

  • AKAM (India @75)
  • Ted Talks

Social Work

  • BBBP
  • StreeShakti URJA 2021
  • M.T. Vyas Award

Music Compositions

All Music releases available on Apple Music, Amazon, Gaana, Saavn, Hungama, Spotify, YouTube Music, Tidal, Airtel Wynk & many more digital stores. Mobile Caller Tunes on Jio, BSNL, Vodafone, Idea & Airtel.

Contact Me

Office Mobile : +(91) 98219 24847. Mumbai, INDIA

WhatsApp Only : + (91) 87795 03709

Email: OfficeAPAL1@gmail.com

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