ARIBAM LAXMIRANI DEVI
Born in 1973 Aribam Laxmirani Devi is a graduate from Manipur University and a Visharad degree holder in Sitar from Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow and presently pursuing Matser degree in Sitar. She is presently working as a leading musician at Rhythms of Manipur.
YAMBEM SUNILKUMAR SINGH
Born at Imphal in 1969 Yambem Sunilkumar Singh a Visharad degree in flute and diploma in dance from JNMDA earlier worked as a dancer of FACE joined the Rhythms of Manipur as a musician in 1997.Performed in different parts of Japan in 1993 as member of the Manipuri cultural delegation led by Ratan Thiyam.
GURUMAYUM TONI SHARMA
Gurumayum Toni Sharma born in 1976 worked as an assistant music director for over a dozen Manipuri digital film. Joined the Rhythms of Manipur as drummer in 2004 and toured many parts of the country and visited Singapore and Hong Kong.
Brought up in a family of music at Kawkeithel Mayai Koibi Ningthoujam Premananda learnt the art of Manipuri drum from Guru Lairenlakpam Yaima and Samurailatpam Mahanta Sharma from his tender age.
SAMURAILATPAM MAHANTA SHARMA
A post graduate in Manipuri Sankirtana Pung from Jawharlal Nehru Manipur Dance Academy, Imphal S. Mahanta Sharma learnt the art of Meitei Pung from reknown Gurus including Guru Thingbaijam Babu, Padamashree Awardee.
Born on 9-9-1991 Huidrom Anilkumar trained Manipuri drum/pung from N. Thambalngou and S. Mahanta Sharma and joined the Rhythms of Manipur as a drummer. He also acted as Mami in the play Lilla Sangimami produced by Rhythms of Manipur.
PHURAILATPAM BUDHA SHARMA
Born at Uripok, Imphal Budha Sharma completed Visharad in Flute from Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapith, Lucknow joined the Rhythms of Manipur in 2006 as a flute player. Participated in many important national festival. Played music at the play Loika Loikum and Leela Sanglengee Mami.
Born at Imphal in 1990 Laishram Milanjit learnt Violin from Heishnam Bhagat. Joied the Rhythms of Manipur in 2007 and participated at various important festivals held at various parts of the country. Also acted in the play Leela Sanglengi Mami.
Born at Uripok, Imphal Balaraj completed three years course in violin from Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapith, Lucknow. He joined the Rhythms of Manipur in 2007 and participated various cities of the country in connection with important festivals.
Born in Imphal Sanatomba associated with noted musician and composer Ng. Ibopishak and founded with him Rhythms of Manipur in 1985.Studies traditional music and developed indigenous orchestra with fusion of traditional and modern elements.
Born at Imphal Heishnam Bhagat learnt music from celebrated violinist Boren and joined the Rhythms of Manipur in the year 1992 as a leading violinist. A visharad degree holder of the Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapith, Lucknow Bhagat actively involved in composing various music compositions of the group. His music composition The Journey won the best entry ward in the annual national Doordarshan competition 2009-10.
Born and brought up in a family of cultural background Haobam Nisheshwor a graduate of Manipur University is a young composer and music director. Trained music under the strict guidance of well known music directors of Manipur. Attended a number of national theatre festivals in various capacity. Nisheshwor handled the music of the play LOIKA LOIKUM which was featured at the prestigious 14th National Theatre Festival (Bharat Rang Mahotsav) organised by the National School of Drama in 2012.