Ronojit Chaliha aka Ron Cha is a young jazz pianist who initially trained in Western Classical piano and crossed over to Jazz and improvised music. In 2013, Ron scored the highest score at the Trinity College of Music Advance Certificate Classical Piano Examination in India and holds the record till date. He received accolades from the country’s best musicians such as Louiz Banks, Clinton Cerejo, Papon, Zubin Garg, Vishal Dadlani and Loy Mendonsa. Early 2016, Ron has launched his piano trio album featuring Sheldon D'Sliva on bass, Loy Mendonsa on second bass and Gino Banks on drums.
Ron Cha performed at the prestigious Caux Theater at the Palace in Caux, Switzerland and at the Fourties Jazz Bar in Jakarta, Indonesia.
He also regularly performs around the country at venues such as Shisha Jazz Cafe in Pune, Café Zoe in Mumbai, The Piano Man Jazz Club in Delhi and many other corporate shows and festivals around the country.
Ron performed and recorded alongside great jazz musicians from America, Europe and Asia such as Ferenc Németh, Ben Schwendener, Uwe Steinmetz, Indro Hardjodikoro and others.
Ron Cha: piano; keyboard
Gino Banks: drums
Sheldon D'Silva: bass
Loy Mendosa: bass