Pandit Shivkumar Sharma was an Indian composer and santoor player from Jammu.

shivkumar sharma
shivkumar sharma

Shivkumar Sharma Complete List Of Awards

  • Platinum Disc for Call of the Valley
  • Platinum Disc for music of film Silsila
  • Gold Disc for music of film Faasle
  • Platinum Disc for music of film Chandni
  • Pandit Chatur Lal Excellence Award – 2015
  •  Padma Shri in 1991
  •  Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 1986
  •  Padma Vibhushan in 2001



Year Title Notes
1964 Santoor & Guitar, with Brij Bhushan Kabra
1967 Shivkumar Sharma – (re-released 2005 as “First LP Record of Pandit Shivkumar Sharma”
1967 Call of the Valley, with Brij Bhushan Kabra and Hariprasad Chaurasia
1982 When Time Stood Still!, with Zakir Hussain (Live in Bombay)
1987 Rag Madhuvanti & Rag Misra Tilang, with Zakir Hussain
1988 Hypnotic Santoor
1991 Maestro’s Choice, Series One
A Sublime Trance
The Glory of Strings
Raga Purya Kalyan, with Zakir Hussain
1993 Rag Rageshri, with Zakir Hussain
Raga Bhopali vol I
Raga Kedari vol II
Varshā – A Homage to the Rain Gods
1994 Sound Scapes, Music of the Mountains
Hundred Strings of Santoor
The Pioneer of Santoor
Raag Bilaskhani Todi
A Morning Raga Gurjari Todi
1996 The Valley Recalls – In Search of Peace, Love & Harmony, with Hariprasad Chaurasia
The Valley Recalls – Raga Bhoopali, with Hariprasad Chaurasia
Yugal Bandi, with Hariprasad Chaurasia
1999 Maestro’s Choice, Series Two
Rasdhara, with Hariprasad Chaurasia
2001 Saturday Night in Bombay – Remember Shakti (Universal Records), with John McLaughlin, Zakir Hussain and many others musicians. Composed Shringar
2002 Ananda Bliss, with Zakir Hussain
The Flow of Time, with Zakir Hussain
Sangeet Sartaj
2003 Vibrant Music for Reiki
2004 Sympatico (Charukeshi – Santoor)
2004 The Inner Path (Kirvani – Santoor
2007 Essential Evening Chants, with Hariprasad Chaurasia