Aditya Kalyanpur is a tabla master. He’s performed all over the world to thousands of people and has worked with the likes of Katy Perry. Among percussionists and tabla players, he is widely acclaimed and talented. In this article, we’ll cover Aditya Kalyanpur’s newest album, Passionate Beats!

Aditya Kalyanpur is a talented tabla player and percussionist beyond his years, who has made a distinguished career working with some of the most prestigious names in Indian classical, jazz, and fusion genres such as Pandit Shivkumar Sharma, AR Rahman, Shankar Mahadevan, Pandit Jasrajji, Larry Coryell, George Brooks, Kenwood Denard, Boston-based jazz band Natraj, Mickey Hart, and John McLaughlin. His latest work makes him stand out in the music industry. Passionate Beats is his latest release. 


  1. Peshkar
  2. Kaida
  3. Chalan (Rela)
  4. Tishra (Rela, Kaida)
  5. Madhya Lay
  6. Drut (Tukda, Chakradhar, Laggi) 

Passionate Beats introduces us to Aditya Kaylanpur’s unique style. You can find touches of folk style and diverse rhythmic drum patterns. To never miss a beat, his playing requires meticulous attention. Throughout the songs, his playing becomes faster and more technical. You wouldn’t believe it’s just one person performing! This is a project of considerable musical richness. The album is captivating and will keep you hooked until the very end.

Passionate Beats is out now on all streaming platforms, including Spotify and Apple Music. We know you won’t regret giving it a listen!