Patri Satish Kumar

The much sought after mridangam artiste from India, Patri Satish Kumar was born into a family of musicians. He was initiated into the art of percussion by his mother Padmavathy, a renowned violinist and had his debut at the tender age of 7.

A fine performer, composer and with a deep interest to innovate and explore the art form,   his specialization is his precise fingering technique and the fine balance of sounds between the treble and base heads of the Mridangam.

Trained by Gurus Sree Ramachandramurthy, V.A.Swami and V. Narasimhan, Satish Kumar  continues to evolve a style of his own that is distinctly his own.

Satish Kumar has been a regular feature in  prestigious venues and festivals across India and around the world including BBC Proms at The Royal Albert Hall - London, The Music Academy - Chennai, Saptak Festival - Ahmedabad, Theater De La Ville - Paris, Villa Cardova - Cardoba - Spain, Rashtrapathi Bhavan - New Delhi, Pablo Festival in France,  Harbor Front Festival - Toronto, Madrid Jazz Festival, to name a few.

Satish Kumar’s name features in scores of CD and DVD productions as a soloist and also as part of other Ensembles from Classical and other musical productions in various genres all over the world.

Satish has been enthralling audiences in India, The Persian Gulf, South East Asia, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Europe, USA and Canada.

An “A-Top” ranking artiste of the All India Radio, Satish Kumar continues his journey in the world of percussion.

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