Internationally acclaimed Nepalese born
Dheeraj Shrestha is recognized as the foremost tabla player in Australia. An irrepressible creativity, tremendous clarity and exciting rhythmic improvisation are his stylistic hallmarks and this has established him, worldwide, as one of the finest exponents of tabla in classical and world music.


Sound Embassy

The Sound Embassy are a trio of world-class Brisbane musicians melding Eastern and Western influences with improvisation at the heart of their performances. Sound Embassy features classical guitarist Anthony Garcia, jazz pianist Tnee Dyer and our tabla percussionist Dheeraj Shrestha.

A diverse medley of musical training and cultural backgrounds, Sound Embassy’s three maestros share a dedication to close listening and improvisation.