Adhir Ghosh is a Delhi-based session-guitarist, composer and music teacher. He is best known for his work with – Five8 (Funk/Rock) and Kitchensink (Jazz/R&B); and has also performed with Artistes Unlimited, The Yellow Brick Project, Classic Collective, MAP, Vasundhara Vee and others. Adhir is an inspiration for a lot of young musicians and his reputation within the circuit is unmatched.
He studied Contemporary Music at Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music (Chennai, India), where he was awarded the General Excellence Scholarship for pursuing a diploma in performance. At the school, he studied with a range of faculty from The United States, Latin America and Europe. He has also studied privately with a range of teachers in New Delhi.
Adhir completed a Masters in Film Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University in 2011. Further, he has also worked as the Program Head with Music Basti between 2013 – 2015, a Delhi-based non- profit organization, working for the education and empowerment of children-at-risk, in particular Delhi’s ‘street’ children.
As a music educator, he specializes in lessons in guitar technique, ear training, harmony and music theory.