1991
Founded by Artistic Director Ritesh Das

old ensemble1993
Toronto Arts Week- Music Gallery, Toronto
Molson Dry Drum Heat – Harbourfront, Toronto
Vancouver International Folk Festival, Vancouver
Voted by NOW magazine: “Top 10 best concert of 1993”

1994
Molson Dry Drum Heat – Harbourfront, Toronto
Vancouver International Folk Festival, Vancouver
Cultures Canada ’94 – National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa


1995
Kumbaya Fest – Ontario Place, Toronto
Sunfest ’95 – London, Ontario
Rhythms of India – National Gallery, Ottawa
Peterborough Folk Festival – Peterborough, Ontario
1994/95Series – Harbourfront, Toronto
CD Single Release: ‘Mukti’

1996
CD Debut Album release: ‘Toronto Tabla Ensemble’
West Coast Tour: Vancouver, Edmonton, Harrison and Nelson, BC
Grand Hall, Canadian Museum of Civilization, Ottawa
GuelphJazz Festival – Guelph, Ontario
Nathan Philips Square, Toronto
1995/96 Series – Harbourfront. Toronto
CIUT FM listed # 5 in Top 120 albums and #2 in Top 20 local artists.

1997
Music Video Release: ‘Funky 10’
Sunfest ’97 – London, Ontario
Winnipeg Folk Festival- Winnipeg, MB
Du Maurier Jazz Festival, Toronto
Festival by the Sea – Saint John, NB
Acid Jazz Groove Festival, Toronto
Detroit Festival of the Arts – Detroit, MI
1996/97 Series – Harbourfront. Toronto

1998
Live Wire Music Series, Toronto
Great Canadian Theatre Company, Ottawa
Music Video Release: ‘Asahi’
Fashion Cares , Toronto –aired on Much Music June 24, 1998)
Atlantic Jazz Festival, Halifax
CD Album Release: ‘Second Palla’
Pacific Contact w/The Tea Party at Edgefest, Vancouver

1999
In Concert with Pandit Chitresh Das- Harbourfront, Toronto
FIREDANCE – Toronto, St. Catherines, Peterborough, Ontario
Dancers for Life, Toronto

2000
In Concert with Rita di Ghent – Harbourfront, Toronto
Nominated: JUNO awards for ‘Firedance’ – Best Global Album
Sunfest ’00 – London, Ontario

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Canadian West Coast Tour
Peter Gabriel Tribute Celebration – Toronto, Ontario
Weaving CD Release Concert – Toronto, Ontario

2002

EMI presentation of ‘One Giant Leap’ – Opera House, Toronto
Canadian East Coast Tour
Montreal Jazz Festival – Montreal, QC
Ottawa Folk Festival – Ottawa
National Concert Series with The Tea Party

2003
Canadian West Coast Tour
ChildHaven Fundraiser – Ottawa
Ontario Trillium Foundation Awards Show – Toronto
Co-composed theme music for CBC Metro Morning Show

2004
In Concert with Sisters Euclid – Harbourfront, Toronto
COCA Conference Showcase – Fredericton, NB
Ottawa Jazz Festival – Ottawa

2005
In Concert with Chhandam Dance Company – Enwave Theatre, Toronto
Benefit Concert organized and performed for victims of the Tsunami, over $10,000 raised

2006
In Concert with Jeff Martin – Glenn Gould Studio, CBC, Toronto
Australia Tour with Jeff Martin
In Concert with Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri and G.S. Sachdev, Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto

2007
In Concert with Joanna de Souza, Kathak Solo – Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto

2008
CD Release ‘Alankar’ concert
‘What is classical’ Festival – Harbourfront – Toronto

2009
Toronto Gay Pride Festival – Toronto
Silk Road Festival – Kitchener, Ontario
In Concert with: LAL – Theatre Passe Muraille, Toronto
Music Release for ‘Under the Sea’ IMAX movie

2010
Ratha Yatra Festival – Toronto
‘Heartbeat’ In Concert with Chhandam Dance Company and Lavish – Enwave Theatre, Toronto
‘Temples to Terabytes’ in Concert with LAL and Chhandam Dance Company, Toronto
‘WinterCity Warm Up’ – Bread & Circus, Toronto

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Ratha Yatra Festival – Toronto
IIFA – International Indian Film Awards – Rogers Centre, Toronto
Kalanidhi International Festival – Toronto

‘Voices Now’ in Concert with Chhandam Dance Company – Harbourfront, Toronto
Festival of South Asia – Toronto

2012
Ratha Yatra Festival – Toronto
Selected ‘Festival’ theme music for TD Canada Trust commercial
Amar Pujo Festival – Mississauga, Ontario

2013
Ratha Yatra Festival – Toronto
‘Overcome’ collaboration project with composer Joel S. Silver and visual artist Max Dean for Nuit Blanche 2013
Amar Pujo Festival – Mississauga, Ontario

2014
TTE Next Generation April Concerts – Toronto, Scarborough
Launch of the Indian Diaspora Festival, Toronto
Opened Centre for Indian Arts on Gerrard Street, Little India

2015
Collaboration concert with Nagata Shachu at Harbourfront Centre, Toronto
Performance as part of Festival of South Asia, Toronto
Collaboration concert with Nagata Shachu at Aga Khan Museum
Collaboration concert with Chitresh Das Youth Company from California, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto

2016
25th Year Celebration Concert Harbourfront Centre, Toronto
Debut of Toronto Tabla Youth Ensemble, consisting of 6 members between 12 and 17 years of age.
Launch professional composing training with Toronto Tabla Ensemble members.