Ty Burhoe is internationally recognized for being instrumental in creating unique collaborations that weave tabla with other world traditions. He has become well known not only for his talents as a tabla player, but also for his extensive experience as a recording and live concert producer. He has been featured on many soundtracks for film and DVD, including the academy award winning documentary, "Born into Brothels." Organically, these experiences led him to open his own Indie label “Tala Records" in 2004.
Ty works with a broad range of artists including Ustad Zakir Hussain, Art Lande, Krishna Das, Kala Ramnath, Curandero (Miguel Espinoza), Ustad Sultan Khan, Bela Fleck, Walter Becker (Steely Dan), Steve Gorn, Mamadou Diabate, Rick Alan (Def Leppard), Howard Levy, Kitaro, Bill Dougals, Jon Anderson (Yes) and many more. Ty has performed in prestigious halls around the world including Carnegie Hall, Sydney Opera House and Royal Festival Hall. On the side, he is the tour assistant for his teacher Zakir Hussain. Ty also teaches “Sound & Spirit” workshops and tabla intensives throughout the world. tyburhoe.com