Tanmay Deochake is a renowned harmonium performer in the Indian classical industry. His innate talent, passion, practice, company of many great musicians and blessings of his gurus has earned him the love and encouragement of many music lovers.
Today, Tanmay is the most sought after harmonium player in the country. He has accompanied many established and famed artists like Ustad Zakir Hussain, Gansaraswati Kishoritai Amonkar, Pt. Ulhas Kashalkar, Taalyogi Pt. Suresh Talwalkar, Pt. Swapan Chaudhari, Pt. Ajay Chakrabarty, Pt. Kumar Bose, Pt. Anindo Chatterjee, Pt. Nayan Ghosh, Ustad Rashid Khan, Pt. Sanjeev Abhyankar, Smt. Ashwini Bhide Deshpande, Smt. Devki Pandit, Smt. Aarti Ankalikar, Pt. Raghunandan Panshikar, Pt. Yogesh Samsi, Pt. Vijay Ghate, Pt. Ramdas Palsule, Ustad Sukhvinder Singh, Ustad Taufiq Qureshi, Ustad Fazal Qureshi, Smt. Kaushiki Chakrabarty, Pt. Saunak Abhisheki, Smt. Manjusha Patil Kulkarni, Smt. Manjiri Asnare Kelkar, Pt. Jayteerth Mevundi, Shri Rahul Deshpande, Shri Satyajit Talwalkar for concerts, national and international performances.
Tanmay is expanding his real further. He is now an emerging solo harmonium artist. His innovation, vision and knowledge about the instrument has given him an opportunity to master the lesser-explored style of solo harmonium performances.
Tanmay is also a teacher to many. His students come from varied backgrounds and countries like England, U.S. A and Canada. With his real time, online sessions he is able to impart his knowledge to many.
Tanmay Deochake - Early Years
Tanmay was born in a family of musicians in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra. He grew up listening to good Indian classical music. He started imbibing ‘sangeet sanskar’ from the tender age of four. He learned and practised the harmonium and keyboard under the expert guidance of his grandfather, Gopalrao Deochake and his father, Abhay Deochake.
A blessed environment and his own inborn talent opened new doors to Tanmay. He first performed on the big stage when he was four years old. He gained popularity amongst music lovers in Ahmednagar as a child artist.
Pune - A turning point in Tanmay’s life & Tanmay's Guru
Tanmay came to Pune to make a career in music. His first step towards success was accepting an admission in Lalit Kala Kendra followed by taking teachings from Pt. Pramod Marathe. He also honed his skills in a traditional ‘Gurukul’ format at Gandharva Mahavidyalaya.
Tanmay Deochake continues to enhance his knowledge as a musician and harmonium artist even today, under the guidance of Taalyogi Pt. Suresh Talwalkar and Padmashri. Ulhas Kashalkar. Their guidance and blessings will go a long way in fulfilling Tanmay’s dream as a solo artist.