The Teachers

Raga Kids is privileged to include some of NYCs finest teaching artists. The Raga Kids teachers have performed and taught at Asia Society NYC, Brooklyn Music School, Carnegie Hall Weil Music Institute, Diller-Quaille Music School and more. All our teachers specialize in multiple instruments coming from multiple cultures with a focus on Indian Classical and American musical forms. While being excellent educators, our teachers also are professional artists, performing at the finest venues and festivals across the globe!



Neel Murgai – Sitar, Vocals, Guitar, Percussion


Sameer Gupta – Tabla, Vocals, Guitar, Percussion


Trina Basu – Violin, Vocals, Guitar


Pawan Benjamin – Bansuri, Shehnai, Keyboards, Vocals


Roshni Samlal – Tabla, Vocals