He was born & brought up in Delhi, the city of Mirza Ghalib in January 1971. His parents hail from Rajasthan, the land which has given the world of Ghazals its most famous names: Ustad Mehdi Hasan and Maestro Shri Jagjit Singh.
Beging of The Musical Journey
Although he was not born in a family of musicians, Amrish got his initial inspiration from his parents, particularly his housewife mother who used to learn music at home.
About his Training & Music Gurus:
His search landed him to Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra, where he started learning Hindustani Classical music from Vocalist Mrs. Anita Roy and also Tabla from Ustad Bundu Khan. After a couple of years, he joined Sangeet Shiromani, a two year diploma in Hindustani classical music, from the Faculty of Music & Fine Arts of Delhi University. In 1993 he walked up to ‘Swarangan’ the home of eminent classical vocalists duo Pt. Rajan & Pt. Sajan Mishra, who soon got convinced of his dedication and talent for singing and took him as their disciple and are Amrish’s Gurus since then till now.