Manoj Gautam is versatile tabla player, who is adept in both classical and modern percussion. Manoj has travelled far-and-wide to India, Europe and many other countries collaborating with noted musicians. He has also accompanied with many national and international top class artists. He plays at regular intervals in Kirateshwor Sangeet Ashram. Manoj works as a tabla instructor in various institutions and schools. He has won several awards and prizes and also affiliated with various musical groups.