Welcome to Tabla Niketan

Tabla niketan is a Tabla training school in Cupertino (Bay Area, California, USA) established by Shri Madhusudan alias Satish Tare. Tabla niketan has been imparting quality training in playing Tabla to students of various ages since past few years. It has become a favourite of students willing to learn this famous Indian percussion instrument due to the quality of training and the atmosphere of the "Guru-Shishya" tradition that Tabla niketan offers. Adding to Tabla niketan's popularity are workshops by Stalwarts from India, adding an edge to the learning. The school also offers opportunities to participate in local events and competitions to get a first-hand experience of performance.

Tabla niketan offers a choice of group classes, one to one training as well as training by online classes. Many students have so far benefitted by these traditional as well as innovative methods of training that Tabla niketan offers.

Shri Satish Tare, who is not only an accomplished solo Tabla player but also a well-known accompanist, brings his passion for Tabla to the training and is personally involved in the activities of the school.

Important Notifications

  • Notification for ABGMV April 2018 exam registration

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  • Congratulating Ashish !

    1st RUNNER UP of the Instrumental category of ZEE Americasís International Indian Icon Season 1! at the Grand Finale in Chicago

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  • Shri. Satish Tare receives "Adarsh Dombivalikar Purskar"

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  • Inaugurated our Performance hall at Mountain house GURUKUL location

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  • We have started beginners' batch at Mountain house - Tracy location from October 2016.

    This will be on every Saturday at 19382, W. Grant Line Road, CA - Mountain House 95391.
    For more details, please get in touch with Contact Us Page.

  • Class Locations :

    1) South Bay : 510, Lawrence Expressway, #104, Sunnyvale CA 94085

    2) East Bay : 4430, Willow Road, Suite K, Pleasanton CA 94588

    3) Mountain House : 19382, W. Grant Line Road, Mountain House CA 95391.

    4) LA : 5211 Marion Ave. Cypress (Los Angeles) CA 90630.


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Events Schedule

Tabla Niketan Events


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