Praashekh Collective play a spirited original blend of jazz and indian classical and folk inspired music.
Fronted by Praashekh Borkar, a young talented musician from Pune, who, along with his younger brother Abhishek features amongst the finest musicians of the younger generation in India.
Praashekh showed profound enthusiasm for this noble art from a very early age. After having toyed with a mini-Sarod since the age of four, he started taking serious lessons from the age of seven from his father and guru Pt.Shekhar Borkar.
Praashekh, a gold medalist, has secured first place in several music competitions. He has also performed at the prestigious Pune festival, M.T.D.C. festival, Haridas sangeet sammelan and several more.
He was awarded the Dattopant Deshpande trophy at the prestigious Sawai Gandharva festival, Pune in the year 2000.