Rhythm Shaw

Rhythm Shaw started learning guitar at the age of 2 from his father and was hailed as a child prodigy at the age of 8. He has also learned tabla for many years developing his timing and sense of rhythm. A versatile musician having studied different genres, Rhythm is one of the emerging artists from India has won many international and national guitar contests. He is currently a busy session musician playing in movies and touring all across the country and internationally. He also has a solo project known as Rhythm Shaw Live.


Won the All India Finger-Style Guitar Competition

Performed many acoustic solo concerts in Europe

Played in the prestigious GUITAR NIGHT TOUR (18 concerts in a row in Germany) in prestigious venues with Peter Finger

Won international classical guitar competitions in Thailand and in India

Played with AR Rahman, Ranjit Barot, Kaushiki Chakraborty, Louiz Banks, Arijit Singh, Usha Utthup, R.D Burman’s musicians etc.


“Not every young musician rubs shoulders with stalwarts but Rhythm Shaw is gifted. The 21-year-old from Kolkata toured with Rahman, played on the same stage where Carlos Santana was up next (in San Francisco) and is currently working on two guitar albums simultaneously. “By Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya, Mid-Day