Kaashi Arts - The Team

We are a passionate group of people wishing only to do our Seva (service) to the Indian Classical Arts. If you would like to become a member of the team, please do get in contact as we would love to hear from you. Send a note to info@kaashiarts.com.

Hover on the pictures below of some of our team members to find out more about us.

Pandit Sanju Sahai Artistic Director & Co founder Sanju ji provides Kaashi Arts with its artistic backbone. A performer the world over and educator for over 30 years, Pandit ji is a unique force within the world of Indian Classical music. Hailing from a family of musicians, Sanju ji represents the 6th generation of Benaresi Tabla players. He is the direct descendant and founder of the Benares Gharana (School) of Tabla, Pandit Ram Sahai ji (1780–1826).  To learn more about Sanju ji, please follow the link to his website - www.sanjusahai.com

Pandit Sanju Sahai

Artistic Director & Co founder

Sanju ji provides Kaashi Arts with its artistic backbone. A performer the world over and educator for over 30 years, Pandit ji is a unique force within the world of Indian Classical music.

Hailing from a family of musicians, Sanju ji represents the 6th generation of Benaresi Tabla players. He is the direct descendant and founder of the Benares Gharana (School) of Tabla, Pandit Ram Sahai ji (1780–1826). 

To learn more about Sanju ji, please follow the link to his website - www.sanjusahai.com

Himat Gami Co founder Starting with the Tabla at the age of 7, Himat's affinity with the arts began early on. Throughout his life, he has been involved with various artistic projects from drumming in a grunge rock band, to curating pieces in World Music and Jazz. At Kaashi Arts, he is involved with the origination & curation of projects, finance, on-line media and more. To reach him, please contact on himat@kaashiarts.com

Himat Gami

Co founder

Starting with the Tabla at the age of 7, Himat's affinity with the arts began early on. Throughout his life, he has been involved with various artistic projects from drumming in a grunge rock band, to curating pieces in World Music and Jazz.

At Kaashi Arts, he is involved with the origination & curation of projects, finance, on-line media and more.

To reach him, please contact on himat@kaashiarts.com

Sarabjeet Singh Dogra Co founder Sarab has been a student of music since early childhood. He is a Tabla player under the direction of Pandit Sanju Sahai. Influenced by the impact Sri Satguru Jagjit Singh ji made on the Hindustani Sangeet (Indian Classical music) scene, he devoted himself to the idea of taking ancient arts and bringing them to a contemporary setting. At Kaashi Arts, Sarab plays the role of the facilitator in this process. He also keeps a keen eye on digital content, project origination & curation. To reach him, please contact on sarab@kaashiarts.com

Sarabjeet Singh Dogra

Co founder

Sarab has been a student of music since early childhood. He is a Tabla player under the direction of Pandit Sanju Sahai. Influenced by the impact Sri Satguru Jagjit Singh ji made on the Hindustani Sangeet (Indian Classical music) scene, he devoted himself to the idea of taking ancient arts and bringing them to a contemporary setting.

At Kaashi Arts, Sarab plays the role of the facilitator in this process. He also keeps a keen eye on digital content, project origination & curation.

To reach him, please contact on sarab@kaashiarts.com

Tobias Brent Producer Tobias has had a long standing relationship with the arts, being involved with theatre and music from an early age. Since then, he has a BA in Music Production from Leeds College of Music, co-founded the non-profit music exchange program Recording Africa and has travelled round the world recording and producing albums for traditional world music artists. Tobias is involved with curating live concerts and events at Kaashi Arts. To reach him, please contact on tobias@kaashiarts.com

Tobias Brent

Producer

Tobias has had a long standing relationship with the arts, being involved with theatre and music from an early age. Since then, he has a BA in Music Production from Leeds College of Music, co-founded the non-profit music exchange program Recording Africa and has travelled round the world recording and producing albums for traditional world music artists.

Tobias is involved with curating live concerts and events at Kaashi Arts.

To reach him, please contact on tobias@kaashiarts.com