San Diego, CA
Miles Shrewsbery is a tabla artist and percussionist based in Southern CA. Miles has received his ongoing classical training from Pandit Abhiman Kaushal and Pandit Nandkumar Bhatlouande of Hyderabad, India. He has performed all over the world with top Indian classical musicians, jazz artists and pop stars such as Shujaat Khan, Deepak Ram, Googoosh, Cheap Trick, and Yusef Lateef. He earned a B.A. in ethnomusicology from UCLA in 2004 and a masters from UC Riverside in 2009. Currently, Miles is on faculty at UCLA as co-director of the Indian music ensemble teaching tabla, as well as an Artist-teacher in Residence for the Center for World Music in San Diego, while managing his own school, San Diego Tabla Academy.