Abir Hossain is a notable sarod artist from India. His father, Gulam Emam, was his first mentor in music. He later trained under Pandit Buddhadev Das Gupta and Pandit Ajoy Chakrabarty. Hossain has performed at shows in India and abroad. He was awarded with the National Scholarship of the Government of India, the gold medal at the ‘Sangeet Prabhakar’ examination, and the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Purskar. He is presently a teacher and performer at the ITC Sangeet Research Academy.