Zakir Hussain

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Zakir Hussain is a world famous tabla player and composer from India. He is considered one of the greatest tabla players of all time and has gained international fame for his talent and contribution to the world of Indian classical music. Zakir Hussain was born on March 9, 1951 in Mumbai into a musician family. He started playing the tabla at a very young age under the guidance of his father, the renowned tabla player Ustad Allah Rakha.

 Zakir Hussain Biography

Zakir Hussain’s talent was visible from a young age and he soon became famous as a tabla player. He has worked with many musicians around the world and performed at prestigious venues and festivals around the world.

Apart from his mastery in classical tabla performance, Zakir Hussain also dabbles in fusion music, which blends Indian classical music with various other genres such as jazz, flamenco and western classical music. He has received many awards and honors for his contribution to music, including the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan, India’s two highest civilian awards.

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