About Shahid Hussain

Like the rest of the band members, Shahid was also fortunate enough to have the same person as father and guru “Ustad Shabeer Ahmed”. Talented from the beginning, he started doing his live shows when he was mere 7 years and at the age of 10, he roped in the opportunity to play Tabla for National Radio Channel “Akashvani - Baal Bharti” in Jaipur. He has also spread the magic of his Tabla prowes in various international festivals such as Glastonbury france 2006, Womad Festival London 2006, Elephant festival Lille France 2007, Jazz Bluz Festival Paris 2008, Womex world music festival 2009, World art & music festival 2011, Eclectric music festival 2012, Le Ga Coscour music festival Anger 2013, Mandapa Classical Music festival Paris 2014, Montmart festival paris 2016, Fate De La Musique, France 2017, Carnival-caravan France Sud Festival 2018, Musique Jazz Festival Montroille 2018, Blues folk festival Paris france 2018.

Apart from playing the tabla, he is also the master player of Santoor. As a person, he likes to know people from other backgrounds to know more about them. Master in the art of communication, strangers become his friends in 15 minutes of their first meeting. Tabla has been an important part of the music since times immemorial and Shahid has won the hearts of audiences across nations with its beats, rhythm and exciting performances.



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