Vishnu Sanju Sahai
Internationally acclaimed tabla soloist, Vishnu Sanju Sahai, is a direct descendant of Pandit Ram Sahai and student of the virtuoso tabla player Pandit Sharda Sahai. Mr. Sahai is based in London since 1989. He has accompanied many of India's legendary musicians such as Pandit Rajan Sajan Mishra, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, and Pandit Vishwas Mohan Bhatt among others. Sanju has also gone beyond his classical training to work with Egyptian, Spanish, jazz, folk and blues musicians. He has performed at many festivals in the UK and abroad, and has apeared at many live recordings including BBC TV, Channel East, All India Radio and Asian Net. He teaches tabla at SOAS at the University of London and in schools throughout the London area. He is also active as a performer and educator at the Parampara Arts Network.