Born in 1935, Pt. Manmohan Singh started training at the age of 10 from the
late Sh. Harditt Singh. Afterwards he became the disciple of Late Ustad Habibuddin
Khan of Ajarada Gharana, Meerut.His passion for Tabla playing is manifest
in the way he maintains harmonies, rhythms and in sustaining the grace of
his instrument throughout, while accompanying vocalists and instrumentalists.
His rendition is marked by the clarity of notes coupled with his mastery over
complicated “Layakari” and “Tehayiyan”.He has participated in various concerts
and national music programmes organized by the All India Radio. He was awarded
the Shobhana Award (1975) and 'Top Grade Tabla Player' from AIR, New Delhi.
Pandit Manmohan Singh has traveled all over the world while accompanying senior
artists in Western Europe and USA, besides visiting other countries.