Mehboob Thawer

Renowned keyboard artist, composer and producer.


Mehboob Thawer is a renowned keyboard artist, composer and producer. He is the creative force behind the live music orchestra/band and many acclaimed recordings.

He also provides the following services from his professional recording studio in Toronto:

  • Music arrangement, tracking, editing mixing and mastering.
  • Professional instrumental and vocal recording - songs, covers, albums with experienced musicians.


Mehboob was born in Zanzibar, Tanzania and grew up in USA & Canada. He has been playing the keyboards, piano, synths, accordion, harmonium and rhythm instruments since the age of seven. He grew up playing devotional and Indian classical music from childhood. 

Mehboob has provided live keyboard accompaniment to many world renowned artists, classical and film playback singers. Mehboob regularly provides live music and entertainment for south asian and many other communities. He leads the “Mehboob Orchestra” band performing different styles of music worldwide.


Mehboob has had the great pleasure of working with artists such as Mehdi Hassan, Abida Parveen, Manna Dey, Mahendra Kapoor, Jaspinder Narula, SS Thaman, Pravin Mani, Vijay Prakash, Aadesh Shrivastava, Babul Supriyo, Emon Chatterjee, Vedala Hemachandra, Rajdeep Chatterjee, Ashit & Hema Desai, Purushottam Upadhyay, Padmaja Joglekar, Behroz Chatterjee, Sharda, Vandana Bajpai and many others.