Famous Conductors from India

List of notable or famous conductors from India, with bios and photos, including the top conductors born in India and even some popular conductors who immigrated to India. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Indian conductors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These conductors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known conductor from India is included when available.

A factual list, featuring people like A. R. Rahman and Ilaiyaraaja.

This historic conductors from India list can help answer the questions "Who are some Indian conductors of note?" and "Who are the most famous conductors from India?" These prominent conductors of India may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Indian conductors.

Use this list of renowned Indian conductors to discover some new conductors that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. {#nodes}
  • A. R. Rahman
    Photo: Ben Gabbe / Getty Images
    • Age: 55
    • Birthplace: Chennai, India
    • Age: 79
    • Birthplace: Pannaipuram, Theni, India
    • Age: 75
    • Birthplace: Chennai, India
    • Age: Dec. at 60 (1937-1998)
    • Birthplace: India, Mumbai