TUSHAR PARTE COLLECTIVE
A Fingerstyle Guitar Band Playing Golden Classic Instrumentals
TPC is an attempt to introduce the multi-talented musician, arranger, composer and ace guitarist Tushar Parte’s unique Guitar renditions to the entertainment world.
TPC is a group of popular musicians from the Bollywood industry, brought together by Tushar Parte, a legendary guitarist with his unique style of playing guitar in different styles.
Tushar Parte is a session guitar player/ arranger/ composer/ collaborator and a music producer. He has been blessed enough to learnt the guitar from legends & veterans like C. F. Lobo, Dilip Naik & Dee Wood.
Tushar has performed with music legends like RD Burman & Asha Bhonsle in their world tours. He played the guitar in their popular song ‘Mera Kuch Saman’ composed by RD Burman and sung by Asha Bhonsle.
Some of Tushar’s guitar solos in popular Bollywood songs:
~ ‘O O Jaane Jaana’ from Pyar Kiya Toh Darna Kya (1998) starring Salman Khan.
~‘Koi Mil Gaya’ from Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998) starring Shah Rukh Khan.
~‘Nasha Yeh Pyaar Ka Nasha Hai’ from Mann (1999) starring Aamir Khan.
~ ‘Chor Bazaari’ from Love Aaj Kal (2009) starring Saif Ali Khan.
~ ‘Bekhabar’ from Action Replayy (2010) starring Akshay Kumar and Aishwarya Rai.
~ ‘O Meri Jaan’, ‘In Dino’ and the rest of the songs from movie Life In A Metro (2007).
~ Background music for the film Barfi (2012) by Anurag Basu.
~ ‘Tu Mere Agal Bagal Hai’ sung by Mika Singh in the film Phata Poster Nikla Hero (2013).
~ ‘Mere Sath Sath Aasman Se Aagey Chal’ from Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman (1992) starring Shahrukh Khan and Juhi Chawla.
~ ‘Le Pappiyan Jhappiyan’ (composed by Samir Sen – Dilip Sen) for film ‘Haqeeqat’ (1995) starring Ajay Devgan & Tabu.
~ Worked with Himesh Reshammiya on his super hits like ‘Teri Chunariya Dil Le Gayi’, ‘Ande Ka Funda’ and has played the guitar for his movies such as ‘Bodyguard’, etc.
~ Guitar solos for composer Bhupen Hazarika in his film ‘Gaja Gamini’ (2000)
starring Madhuri Dixit and Shahrukh Khan.
~ Rock guitar solo in ‘Ek Rahen Eer’ (Music by Bally Sagoo). This was the
first music video that actor Amitabh Bachchan sang in.
~ For Bappi Lahiri’s song ‘Nazren Ladgaiya’ from Prakash Mehra’s film ‘Bal Brahmachari’ (1996)
~ With composer duo Anand-Milind on songs ‘Sheher Ki Ladki’ ‘Sundara
Sundara’ in Ashok Honda’s movie Rakshak (1996).
~ ‘Chod Aaye Hum Woh Galiyan’, ’Paani Paani Re’ from film Machis (1996).
~ ‘Aslam Bhai’ from Love Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega (2001) has got Tushar’s signature intro guitar riff.
~Tushar arranged the music for the song ‘Socho Kya Karogi’ in a Jazz and Broadway-style using full brass section and backing vocals.
~ He has played solos and arranged the music in songs like ‘Zabaan Jale Hai’ sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan in the movie Dedh Ishqiya (2014).
~ Arranged music for composer Aadesh Shrivastava’s song ‘Gumshuda’ in the film ‘Chalte Chalte (2003) starring Shahrukh Khan, Rani Mukherji.
~ For Viju Shah Tushar played the signature riff in ‘Kisi Disco Mein Jaaye’ starring Govinda, Raveena Tandon.
R D Burman Award by Pancham Smruti (Pune) 2009 Sahvadak Puraskar from Swarabandha (Mumbai) 2011 Previous Work
Tushar’s collaborations with international artists:
Co-produced and composed music for an album with LA-based American singer/songwriter Janeen Leah ‘Some Rhyme Some Reason’. (2013) It is available online to stream on Apple Music and Spotify.
Composed and co-wrote an album for singer Raveena ‘From Deep Within’.
Co-produced a fusion song with Bluegrass singer Phil Cornish. This blended Indian music with American Bluegrass. The single was called ‘Strumming Are The Sages’.
Arranged music for ‘Ganesha Album’ produced and distributed by Times Now Music featuring Sonu Nigam & Natalie DiLuccio.
Produced the music for singer/songwriter Dawn May, music composed by Sangeet Chaudhari.
List of films with Tushar’s guitars in the background music:
2018 – ‘Sanju’ directed by Rajkumar Hirani starring Ranbir Kapoor, Paresh Rawal.
2012 – ‘Barfi’ directed by Anurag Basu starring Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra.
2006 – ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’ directed by Rajkumar Hirani starring Sanjay Dutt,Vidya Balan.
2004 – ‘Deewaar’ directed by Milan Ruthria and music composer by Aadesh Shrivastav; starring Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, Akshay Khanna.
2003 – ‘Bhoot’ directed by Ram Gopal Verma starring Ajay Devgan and Urmila Matondkar.
2000 – ‘Astitva’ directed by Mahesh Manjrekar and music composed by Rahul Ranade; starring Tabu, Mohnish Bahl.
2000 – ‘Jis Desh Mein Ganga Rehta Hai’ directed by Mahesh Manjrekar and music composed by Anand Raj Anand starring Govinda, Sonali Bendre.
1998 – ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ directed by Karan Johar starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol.
1997 – ‘Chachi 420’ directed by Kamal Hasan and music composed by Vishal Bharadwaj; starring Kamal Hasan, Tabu.
1996 – ‘Rakshak’ directed by Ashok Honda and music composed by Anand-Milind; starring Suniel Shetty, Karishma Kapoor.
1994 – ‘Andaz Apna Apna’ directed by Rajkumar Santoshi; starring Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, Karishma Kapoor.
1992 – ‘Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar’ directed by Mansoor Khan and music composed by Jatin Lalit; starring Aamir Khan, Salmaan Khan.
1992 – ‘Beta’ directed by Indra Kumar and music composed by Anand Milind starring Anil Kapoor, Maduri Dixit. Includes the hit number ‘Dhak Dhak Karne Laga’.
1991 – ‘Dil Hai Ke Maanta Nahin’ directed by Mahesh Bhatt and music composed by Nadeem Shravan; starring – Aamir Khan, Pooja Bhat.
1987 – ‘Ijaazat’ directed by Gulzar and music composed by R D Burman starring Rekha and Naseerudin Shah.
1986 – ‘Janbaaz’ directed by Feroz Khan and music composed by Kalyanji-Anandji; starring Feroz Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Anil Kapoor, Sridevi.
The Legacy of Jaykumar ‘Baal’ Parte
Tushar is the son of legendary guitarist, arranger and composer Shri Jaykumar Parte (1932 – 1981), often referred to as ‘Baal Parte’, is a well respected name as a music arranger in the Indian Bollywood Industry. He has arranged evergreen classic hits like ‘Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas’, ‘Zindagi Ka Safar’, ‘Mere Desh Ki Dharti’ just to name a few…
Movies on which he worked as a music arranger and music assistant include Johnny Mera Naam, Sachaa Jutha, Raaz, Dharmatma, Upkaar, Purab Aur Paschim and Don (1978) among many others.
He won the prestigious Swamy Haridas Award at the hands of Raj Kapoor in 1970 for his song ‘Mere Man Ke Maan Sarovar Mein’ sung by Asha Bhonsle.
His Marathi song ‘Maajhi Na Mi Raahele’ written by Shanta Shelke sang by Lata Mangeshkar is amongst her all-time favourite Marathi song, as expressed by herself.
He composed and arranged the complete background music as well as all the songs for Babubhai Mistri’s film ‘Bhagwan Parshuram’ (1970). He gave music for Vijay Anand’s ‘Jaan Haazir Hai’ (1975)`