Tushar Bhatia is a mainstream Sitar Player, Music Composer, Writer, Producer of Stage shows and presenter on stage, TV and radio and has numerous classical and light compositions to his credit.
Apart from movie ‘Andaz Apna Apna’, commercials like ‘Nakshatra Diamonds’, ‘Dhara’ and many short films, documentaries, he has composed music for several private albums under the label of EMI, CBS, Saregama, Times Music and Universal. His albums include The essence of Bhagwad Geeta, Patanjali’sYohasutra, Budhha’s teachings, Slokas for children, ‘East Blends with west’ ‘Instrumental Ghazals’ etc.
Tushar Bhatia has trained in Indian Classical Music [Vocal and Sitar] for over thirty years. He is a disciple of Pt Arvind Parikh, Pt P B Devburman of Etawa Gharana . He is trained under Pt Dinkar Kaikini, Pt K G Ginde & Pt Yashwant Mahale in Vocal music. He has studied Western Classical music on Piano and Double Bass.
He has in the past produced several albums in the field of Classical Music of Stalwarts like Smt. Shobha Gurtu, Ustad Zakir Hussain, Ustad Vilayal Khan, Smt. Kishori Amonkar, Pt Bhimsen Joshi, Smt. Parveen Sultana, Pt Dinkar Kaikani, Pt Shiv Kumar Sharma, Pt Hari Prasad Chowrasia, Jagjit and Chitra Singh etc.
He has conducted workshops at several prestigious institutions in India, Europe and USA. He has designed several teaching modules while successfully managing commercial recordings. Tushar Bhatia has done sitar concert/ lecture-demonstration tour from US and Europe.
MUSIC EDUCATION :
1 Tushar Bhatia SITAR Dec 2013 BAGESHRI Alap
2 Tushar Bhatia SITAR Dec 2013 BAGESHRI Jod Alap and Ulta jhala
5 Tushar Bhatia SITAR Dec 2013 PILU vilambit gat
6 Tushar Bhatia SITAR Dec 2013 PILU drut gat and jhala
Raga Pilu by Tushar Bhatia. Both Gats composed by Ustad Vilayat Khan Sahab.
Raag Bageshri : Sitar - By TUSHAR BHATIA
tushar bhatia sitar alap in Raga Yaman