a Musical offering !
SAMARPAN is a musical offering by youthful artists, who have come together with an intention of showing musical solidarity to the traditionally rich Indian classical music. As the name suggests, it is an attempt to musically surrender to the great musical ethos & create every moment musically joyful. It is music of genuine passion and ardour.
The band comprises Ojas Adhiya (Tabla), Vishal Dhumal (Keyboards), Ninad Mulaokar (Flute), Manas Kumar (Violin), I.D. Rao (Saxophone) & Gautam Sharma (Percussions).
Check out individual artiste profiles below.
Ojas Adhiya (TABLA):
Ojas, a child prodigy, was a performing artist in Kalyanji Anandji’s “Little Wonders” and has performed almost 500 stage shows globally. Ojas started learning Tabla at a tender of 5 from Shri Mridangraj ji. He is a Limca Book of Records holder as the youngest Tabla player of India, has got Pt.V.D Paluskar Award, First class First in state level Music competition award conferred by governor of Maharashtra S.M Krishna, and many more. Ojas was fortunate to accompany all the stalwarts in the field of classical and ghazal music viz: Santoor Maestro Pt. Shivkumar Sharma, Flute Maestro Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia, Ustad Rais Khan, Pt. Satish Vyas, Ustad Shujaat Khan, Begum Parween Sultana, Ustad Rashid Khan, Vikku Vinayakaram, Sivamani, George Brooks, Ghulam Ali, Hariharan, Anup Jalota, Talat Aziz and many others.
Vishal Dhumal (KEYBOARD):
Vishal did his first assignment as a music director at the age of 19 for an album sung by Suresh Wadkar, Sonu Nigam, Devki Pandit and others. He has played keyboard with all the top notchers such as Trilok Gurtu, Sivamani, Taufiq Qureshi, Fazal Qureshi, Selva Ganesh, Ustad Rashid Khan, Late Jagjit Singh, Ghulam Ali, Hariharan , Anup Jalota, Bhupendra-Mitali Singh and many others.
Ninad Mulaokar (FLUTE):
Ninad is a gifted artist, with extravagant talent. He has won many laurels including SURMANI by Sursingar Samsad, Pt.Pulaskar award, First in All India Radio Classical Music Competition, ‘A’ grade from All India Radio. Presently he is learning from Anand Kashikar and Vijay Sardeshmukh from Mumbai. Ninad has two solo albums to his credit. He has performed with Ustad Rashid Khan, Hariharan, Pankaj Udhas, Bhupinder-Mitali Singh, Talat Aziz and many others.
Manas Kumar: (VIOLIN):
Manas has done M.Music (diploma) from Lucknow, has received ‘A’ grade from All India Radio, SURMANI by Sur Singar Samsad, Pt. V D Paluskar award, received the CCRT scholarship and senior scholarship from the Ministry of Culture, Govt.of India, and many more. Presently he is learning from Pt. Bidyut Misra. Manas has two solo albums to his credit. He has also performed with Pankaj Udhas, Bhupinder-Mitali Singh, Talat Aziz and many others.
I D Rao (SAXOPHONE):
He is versatile player. At a very young age he has developed himself in playing Saxophone and has very good command in his instrument as he can play Carnatic style, Hindustani Style and Western style very well.
Gautam Sharma: (PERCUSSIONS):
Gautam is a disciple of a legendary percussion maestro Taufiq Qureshi. He has been assisting him and playing with his band MUMBAI STAMP at various festivals and events across India. He has also performed with Ranjit Barot, Roopkumar Rathod and many others.
Live Performance Showreel:
It was nice working with u guys
Yr energy and synergy was amazing
Hope to attend your show in pune
November 8, 2015 at 9:58 pm
Thanks Sunil. Keep spreading the good word on us. Do share our showreel with as many people: https://youtu.be/-HUZpq_3Npc
June 22, 2016 at 10:26 am
I loved your performance yesterday at the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival 2016!!!! Amazing music 🙂
February 8, 2016 at 9:43 am
Thanks Karina, glad you came and enjoyed. Please spread the word on our music: https://youtu.be/-HUZpq_3Npc
June 22, 2016 at 10:13 am
Heard mesmerizing, soul-stirring, foot-tapping, spell-binding, soothing music yest@KGAF 2016….Waah-Waah!!! Gr8 work
February 8, 2016 at 4:49 pm
Thanks Hitesh for the kind words. Please share our music with your friends: https://youtu.be/-HUZpq_3Npc
June 22, 2016 at 10:12 am
Fan of yours vishal da ,it’s humble request to you, guys please do come in pune & perform here . Thanks for such lovely music now we waiting to hear you live. keep rocking
February 22, 2016 at 12:57 am
Thanks Gaurav for the appreciation. Hopefully, we will be in Pune soon. Please spread the word amongst your friends, and share our showreel to whoever you can. Here it is: https://youtu.be/-HUZpq_3Npc
June 22, 2016 at 10:11 am
Hello my name is lalitha ravichandran. I am 49 yrs old. I watched yr band on insync n cant express how happy i am to see young musical geniuses like u. My blessings. I would like to meet yr band n shower blessings. I have been searching for some videos particularly one superb one with violin and drums. My mobile is 9967115588 n i want to share some vidEOS in our music group on whats app pls share some videos of samarpan at lalitha3666@yahoo. co.in. millions of wishes
March 19, 2016 at 8:43 pm
Dear Lalitha ji,
Glad you like Samarpan’s performances. Keep continuing to bless us. Watch their performance showreel at https://youtu.be/-HUZpq_3Npc
June 22, 2016 at 10:09 am
समर्पण ग्रुप शुरू करणा किसका आयडीया था. और इसके बारे मे शुरुवात मे क्या निर्णय हुआ था?
August 7, 2018 at 9:29 pm