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Shonai - Pianist / Keyboardist | Calcutta, India

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Country: India
Based In: Calcutta, India
Performs: Worldwide
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Shonai predominantly a Contemporary Jazz Pianist and an Educator from Calcutta, India. In his 16 years of experience in the music circuit he has dabbled into many genre of music. He has performed in hotels, pubs, festivals and in many events in and out of India.
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There are two different shows.
1. "Life of a Pianist"- A solo Piano act. Performance includes soft, smooth, mellow Jazz Standards and Populer tunes by an Acoustic Grand Piano.
2. "The Shonai Collective"- A jazz funk quartet ( with a Singer ). Performance includes jazz standards and popular tunes rearranged in funk.
3. " Piano voice duo"- Shonai accompanies his vocalist Shreya on Piano. They cover standards and popular songs. they arrange a few very popular songs in completely different way which makes their set more interesting to the audience as they can hear all their familier tunes w ...


1. " Life of a Pianist "
All the things you are.
Autumn leaves
Blue moon
Besame Mucho
Fly me to the moon
Girl from Ipanima
Give ma a kiss to build a dream on
Goody goody
On green dolphin street
Blue monk
I can't give you anything but love
You don't know what love is
Love for sale
Lullaby of Birdland
Mack the knife
In your own sweet way
My funny valentine -
New york New York
Polka dots and moonbeams
Route 66
So what
Stolen moments
Stomping at the Savoy
Well you needn't
What a wonderful world


Shonai started his journey in music with learning tabla at his tender age. Born and brought up in a musical family he got introduced to many other instruments and styles of music from childhood. At the age of 12, he started taking Piano lessons.
Soon he got approved as a junior artist for a program in All India Radio called "Calling All Children". Later he became a graded artist of All India Radio and have done countless recordings of his solo programs and with several Jazz artists.
He studied Western Classical Music from Royal School of Music, London. Soon after completing high school ...

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Indian pianist Arunava Chatterjee AKA Sonai is a well
trained Jazz pianist. He started his musical journey by
learning TABLA at the age of 5. At the age of 12, he
started taking Piano classes from his father,is also a
renowned keyboard player of the town. He also learnt bass
guitar and worked with many famous musicians and bands.
In 1995 he was selected in a program called "CALLING ALL
CHILDREN", a special program for junior artists in All India
Radio and performed till 1999.
He started taking an exclusive jazz theory classes form a
leading musician of Calcutta in the y ...

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Private Parties Corporate Events Cocktail Receptions Product Launches Trade Shows Christmas Party Events After Dinner Entertainment Performing in Jazz fests and in any festivals band performance pub shows.

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