Biography

This ace globe-trotting new age percussionist has been performing with a musical legend, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan as early as his college days. One of his greatest milestones in life was achieved when the greatest ambassador of Indian Classical Music Bharat Ratna Pandit Ravi Shankar and Anoushka Shankar invited him to play regularly with him around the world and today he spends almost half the year traveling with the legendary maestro. He is currently a regular accompanying musician of Dr Lakshminarayana Subramaniam and Smt Kavita Krishnamurthy for their world music projects.
 
Tanmoy had always been an ardent researcher and composer. His long tours abroad had given him opportunities to interact and play with musicians, composers, choreographers and the like he put to very good use his rich experience acquired hereby and created, RHYTHMANIA,BEYOND BORDERS, TAALYAAGNA, CHATURANG and MOKSH - based on the virtues of Indian Rhythm and Dance nuances. 
 
In 2002 his world music project TAAL TANTRA show casing cross cultural rhythm and devices won the hearts of connoisseurs and critics alike. Taaltantrashowcases familiar sounds through unfamiliar mediums, cross cultural rhythm and devices. He was one of the foremost musicians to introduce folk songs and tribal drumming into this band format. Designing a musical filigree between Folk music, Indian classical music, Jazz and South American drumming (Latin percussion) TaalTantra has emerged as one of the foremost world music bands in the Mid-East, North America, Europe and India. The name signifies "Sādhanā" or worship through rhythm. Even though TaalTantra is not just drumming, it has elements of various instrumentation coming full circle.
 
Bose has worked on numerous projects worldwide. He participated on three Grammy Award winning recordings Concert for George, Full Circle: Carnegie Hall 2000 and The Living Room Sessions Part 1. He has composed music for National Award-winning feature films and various documentaries and ballets.
 
Tanmoy had been an acclaimed soloist in his own right and had been performing in various world wide concerts in Centre for Indian Studies, USA, Bengali Association of Greater Nashville, USA, Indo-American Cultural and Religious Foundation,Shree Venkateswara Temple of North Carolina, USA, Hafiz Ali Khan Memorial Society, Delhi, North Calcutta Junior Chamber, Salt Lake Cultural Association, Kolkata, Sangeet Piyasi, Kolkata, Srerampur Sangeet Sammelan, Dover Lane Music Conference, Shilpan Academy yearly Sangeet Sammelan, SPANDAN, ITC Sangeet Sammelan, Delhi & Kolkata,Punascha – ST.Louis, USA,Shilpa Society, Kolkata &Jagari— Kolkata.Needless to mention his solo performances has gained a popularity worldwide.
 
His latest concerts include prestigious names as:
November 2019 - Stories for Strength -- Gateway of India -- Indian Express
September 2019 - Emirates Classics -- Dubai Opera -- Repertoire Events
March 2019 -- India Day -- India House -- Embassy of India, Nepal
January 2019 -- Jaipur Literature Festival -- Hotel Clark's -- Teamwork Arts
December 2018 -- KavitaKrishnamurti Live in Concert -- Hindi Manch, Boston
November 2018 -- Bollywood & Beyond -- Carnegie Hall -- HCL Concerts
October 2018 -- World Music Summit -- Jaipur
October 2018 -- Bharat Symphony -- Lakshminarayana Global Music Festival -- 3 concerts
 
For Tanmoy, music and life are inseparable. Rhythm is his quest of truth and beauty- it transcends all other priorities in his life.