The School of Indian Percussion and Music (SIPM), a 501(c)3 non-profit, is based in Austin, TX. Under the direction of tabla Maestro Gourisankar, the school offers Individual and Group Lessons & Professional and Student Events throughout the year. Online lessons and tabla workshops offered as well.



Youngest Student Performs

SIPM youngest student Aritrayo only 3 years old had a performance at his school today so far he had only 6 classes!! He is going to open up SIPM spring recital on June 4th ! Bravo Aritrayo!!!! Sabash Betu Babu ! I must give the credit to his parents !




Spring Student Recital 2017

Join the School of Indian Percussion and Music this upcoming Sunday for the Student Recital showcase.

June 4th (Sunday) – 3 P.M.

Live Oak Unitarian Church,
3315 El Salido Pkwy,
Cedar Park, TX 78613
(Fellowship Hall)

For more information  www.austinsipm.org
Contact by email: sipmaustin@gmail.com | Phone: 979.402.3539



Summer Instrumental Workshop 

School of Indian Percussion and Music presents the first of two summer workshops for 2017. The 6-Day workshop is hosted by Tabla Maestro Gourisankar and Violinist Indradeep Ghosh. Any instrumental players are welcome to join this ensemble style workshop: violin, flute, tabla, sitar, cello, guitar, sax.

July 4-9
(Tuesday – Sunday)
$175 – 6 DAYS

Austin School of Music (North)
13945 US-183 D124
Austin, TX 78717


For more information & registration: www.austinsipm.org
Contact by email: sipmaustin@gmail.com | Phone: 979.402.3539





Indian Rhythm Workshop

SIPM invites you to a TWO DAY Indian rhythm workshop and recital by
Drumset Artist Steve Smith and Tabla Maestro Gourisankar.

Registration fee: 
$125 per person for the TWO DAY Indian
workshop and recital

Saturday, August 12, 2017
3:00pm – 6:00pm workshop
(w/20 min. break)

Sunday, August 13, 2017
3:00pm-5:00pm workshop
(w/20 min. break) + a 30 minute duo recital


Contact by email: sipmaustin@gmail.com | Phone: 979.402.3539




Meet the School of Indian Percussion and Music Instructors, Gourisankar on Tabla and Indradeep Ghosh on Violin. Enroll for fall classes today! 




2017 Workshop & Events Calendar

SIPM is excited to announce some very special workshops and events coming up in 2017.  We VERY MUCH appreciate your participation in and support of these activities so that we can bring world class musicians and teachers to Austin to share their skills and talents with our students and the general public.  THANK YOU!

Spring Concert
March 26 at Bachus Conservatory
Brajeswar Mukherjee
Gourisankar (Tabla)
Gourab Chatterjee (Harmonium)
Student Spring Recital
June 4th at Live Oak Unitarian Church
Starts at 3pm

Instrumental workshop
July 4-9 at Austin School of Music
Gourisankar (Tabla)
Indradeep Ghosh (violin)

Summer Workshop
Aug 12-13 at Austin School of Music
Steve Smith (Drummer)
Gourisankar (Tabla)


Ongoing SIPM Fundraiser

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Ecstasy of Tabla CD

Features Gourisankar on tabla
Pandit Ramesh Misra on sarangi
100% of proceeds go to SIPM

Buy Now (click here)

Or to make a General Donation
of any amount (click here)



Student Showcase

SIPM future tabla Maestros from the 2015 Spring Recital: Arnov (3.5 yrs) and Alaap (5+yrs) demonstrating their skill and composure!
Fall Semester starts Aug 23…for information about how to enroll, visit the Lessons page.





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To learn more about SIPM Founder and tabla Maestro, Gourisankar, and sample his work, visit his site www.gourisankar.com