Charudatta Phadke, a talented and dedicated
tabla player, started learning at a very tender age. His
initial training was under the guidance of guru Majgaokar
and Rajaram Jadhav in Kolhapur, Maharashtra. He has further
enhanced his art, since the last 14 years, under the expert
guidance of Pundit Suresh Talwalkar.
His talent has been appreciated not only in
India but also in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and other
He has been honored by various awards. He has
accompanied a wide gamut of artists like Pt. Suresh
Talwalkar, Pt. Ulhas Kashalkar, Pt. Birju Maharaj, Ustad
Shahid Parvez, and Pandita Rohini Bhate for different
concerts. He has been a part of and promotes several
projects like the World Peace Project.
Since the year 2000 he
is a member of the MUSIC ENSEMBLE OF BENARES.