Kirpal is regarded as one of the leading Tar-Shehnai, Esraj and Dilruba performers of today. Kirpal’s remarkable musical ability was recognised early. With the blessings of Sri Satguru Jagjit Singh Ji, Kirpal began his learning of Tar Shehnai and Dilruba with Ustad Surjeet Singh Ji in 1994. He also receives tutelage from Ustad Gurdev Singh Ji, who himself was the disciple of Ustad Amjad Ali Khan. Kirpal is also a disciple of the legendary, late Ustad Bismillah Khan. He has performed in prestigious venues around the world such as the National Theatre, Bangkok, Cuvillies Theatre, Munich & most recently Buckingham Palace.
To listen to other performances by Kirpal please visit http://www.philharmonia.co.uk/explore/films/247/adrian_varela_and_kirpal_singh_panesar_in_conversation