Monty Sharma is a music
composer from India scoring music for
Bollywood. He is popular for being the background music composer for Black
(2005), Ram-Leela (2013) and music
director for Saawariya (2007).
Monty Sharma was born on 17 April, in Mumbai. He started learning music at the age of five and had the opportunity to learn under the guidance of his grand father Pandit Ram Prasad Sharma. Monty is nephew of Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma of Laxmikat-Pyarelal fame. Monty started his career as a professional keyboard player with Laxmikat-Pyarelal for the film Mr. India at the age of sixteen. He worked with all the well known music directors such as Laxmikant Pyeralal, R.D. Burman, Rajesh Roshan, Nadeem Shravan, Jatin Lalit, Ismail Darbar, Sanjeev Darshan for many bollywood films. He was a member of judges' panel of the popular reality show STAR Voice of India 2.
Monty Sharma is the nephew of Shri Pyarelal Sharma of (Laxmikant Pyarelal fame). Monty Sharma started his career as a professional keyboard player with Laxmikant Pyarelal for the film “ Mr.India “ at the age of 16 yrs and continued to play for more than 200 films approximately 500 in most of the Indian languages and worked with all the well known Music Director like Laxmikant Pyarelal, R.D Burman , Rajesh Roshan,Nadeem Shravan, Jatin Lalit, Anu Malik,Ismail Durbar, Sanjeev Darshan for many films.