Born in 1980, Keshav Joshi started learning tabla at the age of eight from Shri R.M. More. After ten years old, he was fortunate to have guidance from the late Pandit Karveer Mallapur, as well as from Pandit Ishwarlal Mishra of the Banaras Gharana.
Both a fine soloist and accompanist, Keshav is a regular performer on All India Radio and Doordarshan, where he has been credited as a B high-graded artist. Keshav has performed in many prestigious music festivals in both India and abroad, and has accompanied many famous musicians—including Pandit Venkatesh Kumar, Pandit Jayateerth Mevundi, Vidushi Ashwini Bhide, Vidushi Arti Ankalikar Tikekar, Pandit Ajay Pohankar, Vidushi Kalpana Zokarkar, and many more.