Asit Dey


Asit Dey belongs to the third generation of Hindustani classical musicians and is the son of illustrious vocalist (Gwalior) and Tabalia (Farrukabad and Benaras), Pandit Mithun Dey, of Mymensingh. Asit started learning the Tabla and later received taleem from Shanti Sharma, in Delhi, for seventeen years. He also received the tutelage of Pandit Amarnath, the foremost disciple of maestro Ustad Amir Khan. Asit Dey is a teacher of Hindustani classical vocal at Chhayanaut and also teaches in the Department of Music at the University of Development Alternative (UODA) in Dhaka, Bangladesh.