SUKHVINDER SINGH NAMDHARI (Pinky) is one of India’s most dynamic tabla players who is recognized worldwide for his unique style of playing.
Sukhvinder Singh was born in Punjab, India. He was brought up In the holy village of Sri Bhaini Sahib, district Ludhiana. It was here that Sukhvinder embarked on his musical career.
When Sukhvinder Singh was only five years old, Sri Satguru Jagjit Singh Ji realised his potential and destiny. He began teaching him Hindustani Classical music and noticed the natural gift of “laya and taal” he had within him and made him a disciple of the late Pakhawaj Samrat, Ustad Nihal Singh .
Later in 1978, Sukhvinder left his home and family to study tabla in the traditional GURUKUL, Guru Shishya Parampara, under none other than the legendary Tabla Maestro, Pandit Kishan Maharaj, the doyen of the famous Banaras Gharana.
Sukhvinder Singh bases himself in New Delhi and Birmingham, UK