The message of the perennial music of India has for some years from now found one of his enterprising envoy in the enging and suave personalty of Shri Prosenjit Poddar, who by the demonstration of his superb artistic excellence as an Indian Classical instrumentalist all the world over, has given us to understand that maturity should not be attributed to time born as he was on the 19th day of May 1972.
His father Shri Radha Krishna Poddar, a well known sitarist. At the age of five Prosenjit was placed under the tutelage of Shri Biswajit Pal, who was the senior disciple of Pandit Swapan Chowdhury, a celebrated tabla exponent of Lucknow Gharana, nextly the basis his style on the intensive traning, he received from his Guru, Ustad Sabir Khan, the eminent tabla wizard of Farukabad Gharana.Prosenjit’s music is the spontaneous expression of his powerful emotion and his deep knowledge of tabla.
It is undoubtedly through his clarity and elegance of performance both as an accompanist and as a soloist that he has achived such notoriety throughout the world as a true master of tabla. In addition to being reputed Prosenjit has accompanists of eldert and younger celebrities such as Pandit V.G YOG, Ustad Ali Ahamed Hossien, Pt. Dulal Roy, pt. Viswa mohan vatt, Pt Tarun bhattacharya, Pt Om Prakash maharaj, guru Bandana Sen, Guru Srilekha Mukherjee, Guru Swasati Sen.