Suman Bhattacharya

Sitarist from Imdadkhani Gharana



Suman Bhattacharya performs Indian Classical Music on Sitar on stage for audience. He has performed in many concerts both in India and abroad. Kindly visit the testimonials pages to read some of the reviews by press and listeners. Please visit the profile page for complete details of this artist. Please visit the videos and audio podcasts sections of the site to get a glimpse of some of the performances by Suman.

Sitar Classes

Learn how to play Sitar and Hindustani Classical Music. Suman Bhattacharya takes regular classes on Sitar both at his residence and in some of the music schools in Singapore.  The classes are held mostly as one is to one basis or in very small groups so that complete attention can be given on each student separately. Classes are held once a week, with 1-2 hours per class. There is a monthly fee per student.

Workshops/ Presentations

Suman Bhattacharys organises/ takes part in a number of workshops/ presentations on Sitar and Hindustani Classical Music in Bangalore and other parts of the country all round the year. The workshops are graded as Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced levels. An audition is held to judge for the workshop grade a person is suitable for. Workshops are held for a short duration (e.g. a weekend or a week) and provides detailed insight on the subject

Supplier for Sitar

Need a new Sitar? Suman Bhattacharya can help you to get new, good quality Gandhar-Pancham (Ustad Vilayat Khan) Sitar, made by famous Sitar makers from Kolkata like Makhanlal Roy and Sons, Naskar, etc. at standard price as offered by the Sitar makers. (plus shipping) Each instrument is checked for quality before delivery.

Social Works

Suman Bhattacharya is involved in promoting Indian Classical Music and Sitar amongst younger generation and abroad. He is also involved in helping the veteran musicians who at one time had enriched and enlightened us with their wonderful music but cannot perform anymore because of health reasons.

R. S. B. Creations, India

Suman Bhattacharya is also closely associated with a number of NGO and music society including R.S.B. Creations in Kolkata that organises music concerts and helps to promote Indian Classical Music and Sitar amongst the new generation. Many veteran musicians as well as young talents have performed in these concerts.