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.


New Year FB post

Registration for Spring 2015 Semester is Now Open!

Start off the New Year with a creative endeavor! Have you (or your child) always wanted to try tabla but have never had the chance? Or perhaps you have some experience but would you like to improve your playing ability? Now is the time!

Spring 2015 Semester will begin on Jan 17. Students of all ages and levels are encouraged and welcomed to take individual or group lessons taught by Gourisankar. Registration for the Spring 2015 Semester is now open. See the Main Lessons page (and subpages) for enrollment details and more.


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: Arnav (7 yrs) and Alap (4+yrs) demonstrating their skill and composure!   Spring Semester starts Jan 17…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

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