A tabla exponent and a versatile musician is today the foremost disciple of the legendary tabla maestro and doyen of Benaras Gharana Padmabhusan Pandit Samta Prasadji. Initially trained under the able guidance of his father Shri Ashok Kumar Mukherjee himself a disciple of Panditji. He has extensively traveled within India and abroad performing in major festivals in association with internationally reputed artists like Pandit Budhaditya Mukherjee, Smt. Shubha Mudgal, Begum Parveen Sultana, Shruti Sadolikar, Ustad Shahid Parvez, Ustad Shujaat Khan, Pandit Rajan and Sajan Mishra, Smt. Laxmi Shankar, Smt. Malini Rajurkar, Pt. Ronu Majumdar, Ustad Nishat Khan, Ustad Imrat Khan, etc. His work includes playing authentic traditional solo Tabla, performing with classical Indian artists (dancers and musicians), collaborating with western Jazz, Middle Eastern musicians and composers of great repute. He has worked with composer Ross Daly (Greece) in several performances across Europe and also in the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Athens in August 2004, Flamenco Guitarist Eduardo Niebla (Spain), Double Bass player Achim Tang (Austria), Jazz Giutarist Giorgio Serci (Sardinia, Italy), Percussionist Ronny Barrac (Lebanon) & Composer Flautist Deepak Ram (South Africa/USA) to name few. He has collaborated with Ms. Anurekha Ghosh (Distinguished Choreographer, Kathak Exponent based in United Kingdom) in developing a musical conversation with contemporary and classical Kathak dance. He has composed several thematic abstract rhythmic scores for Anurekha Ghosh & Company’s choreographic productions and recently one of the pieces titled ‘Illusion’ and ‘NOOR’ has received a lot of critical acclaim from the critics, press, connoisseurs and musicians in UK, Europe, Pakistan and India.