Prashant Mishra is one of the best young Tabla player of Benares music tradition. When he was five he started to learn tabla with the family member of Biru Mishra of Varanasi also studying Tabla presently with Mr.Chakkan lal Mishra (Student of Great Tabla player Anokhelal Mishra).
Soon after few years of hard practice with his grandfather Pandit Shivnath Mishra and Uncle Deobrat Mishra he was able to perform with Mishras. His skills beautifully compliment and support the Mishras in their concerts.
In 2004 he won first prize in Tabla competition organized by Sangeet Natak Academy Uttar Pradesh India. He received many awards for his tabla playing at many different places.
Further recordings of this artist
in the Barnum Catalogue: