Superb performances during 1968 with Natraj Gopikrishna.
Conducting tabla workshops and Seminars had started in 1974 from Holland and now throughout the world.
Represented India in the “BATH FESTIVAL” in England.
“Owen Festival” arranged by B.B.C. where he played Tabla with Pt Ravi Shankar and Ustad Imrat Khan.
Played Tabla with Ustad Amjad Ali Khan at “INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL” held in Rome in 1980.
He has accompanied Pt Ravi Shankar and toured with him continuously from 1980 to 1994..
Represented India in the ASIAN MUSIC CIRCLE in England.
He had the rare distinction of highly appreciated performance with ZUBIN MEHETA’s Philharmonic Orchestra .
Paticipated with symphony Orchestra in Singapore , Peking Orchestras .
His duet with Prof Semurani (Tambura Player) of Iran was a big hit in the international seminar , 1974 at Holland .
In the year 1991 he performed with PT. RAVI SHANKAR at “SPIRIT of FREEDOM CONCERTS” and donated his entire remuneration and the royality to “RAJIV GANDHI FOUNDATION”
Accompanied on Tabla with PT. RAVI SHANKAR at a special foundation on 15th August, which was telecasted live on television .
He was the first and only Indian Tabla Maestro to perform with Pt.Ravi Shankar for Her Highness Queen Elizabethand a galaxy of other dignitaries and members of the Royal Family of Buckingham Palace.
He was certified for his brilliant performance by the President of India in 1989 . His latest two Tabla solo albums are a big hit in the world of music in India and abroad. They are : -
i) “DRUMS OF INDIA ” released by H.M.V. (R.P.G.)
ii) “DYNAMIC" released by Sense World Music,United Kingdom.
He performed at Bangladesh for the Spastic Society without accepting any remuneration
In 2002, he set up a Tabla training school Nad Brinda in a remote village at Silchar, Assam ,where he trains many talented but needy students completely free of charges.
He was bestowed upon with UTTAM KUMAR AWARD in the category of life time achievement in Indian Classical Music for 2004.
In December , 2005 , he was honored with a felicitation from the Hon’ble Chief Minister of West Bengal , Shri Budhdhadeb Bhattacharjee and arranged by Pt.Vijay Kichlu for outstanding contribution to Indian classical music.
He also performed with Ustad IMRAT KHAN in a fund raising programme just after the disastrous cyclone in Bangladesh in 1980’s
He received the Sangeet Natak Academy Award 2006 as BEST TABLA PLAYER from President of India , Dr.A.P.J. ABDUL KALAM