Samarth Nagarkar is one of today's leading Indian classical vocalists. He represents the styles of three distinct gharanas of Indian classical music - Gwalior, Agra and Jaipur. He is known for his richly traditional and colorful performances. He is also one of the most sought after teachers on Indian classical vocal music in the US. Alongside his active performance and teaching schedule, Samarth is a composer and author with several compositions, two albums and a book to his credit.