Sanchit Balhara is a background music composer who works in the Indian Hindi film industry. He is popular and is widely acclaimed for his works in the films bajirao mastani and padmaavat. Sanchit was born on 1st October 1988 in Rohtak in Haryana to Mr. Bal Singh balhara and Mrs. Mukta Choudhary.
His father is a well-known singer and actor while his mother is a national level athlete. He also has an elder brother who also is an actor, singer, and composer too. Having an interest in the professions of his father and brother since childhood, he decided to become an Indian film score composer under the guidance of his family.
Initially, sanchit was interested in tennis and wanted to build a career in it. He had started learning and practicing tennis since the age of 9 and also got training from national tennis academy, gurugram and Delhi lawn tennis association in New Delhi.
He was a great player in school and college and won many medals and awards even at international level. But due to some unexpected reasons, he had to quit it, and that's when he began interested in music. Soon he started learning piano and took composing lessons.
He did his graduation from Trinity College, London. In classical music and completed his post graduation from point blank, London in music composing and music production. During his master's in point blank, he studied under Phil ramacon and Ian Rossiter who are Grammy winners.
Sanchit returned to India in 2013. Sanchit's career to a life-changing turn when he came in contact with Monty Sharma who was in search of a music producer to unite with for the films ram Leela, Singh Saab the great and rege in 2013.
Later on, he collaborated with Sandesh shandilya for many films. He got the first and greatest break of his career while working under Sanjay Leela Bhansali productions for films bajirao mastani and Padmaavat. He received various awards which include international Indian film academy award 2016, global Indian music award 2016, Mirchi music award 2016 and zee cine awards 2016.
His performance was widely acclaimed, and he got calls from various parts of the world especially London. Prior to working for bajirao mastani, he worked in 2008 as a musical arranger for films colors of passion, in haryanavi film Tera Mera vada in 2012, in time out in 2015, in a short film once upon a night in 2017 and my client's wife in 2018. He has also performed live as a pianist and keyboardist at point blank.