Kishore Ranade was an Indian music director. His hometown was Pune, Maharashtra, India. He did his schooling at Bhave High School, Pune. He composed music for many Marathi plays and stage shows. He also gave music in a Marathi movie named Kshan which was released in 2006. He also gave his musical contribution to many albums like Sant Vani, Hari Naam Veli and many others. He also worked at the NJ Department of Education as an Auditor. He received the Keshavrao Bhole award, for his great contribution to the music industry, from the Swaranand Institute of Pune. He left the world on 10 August 2010 at the age of 55.