Sharda Sinha was initiated into the Indian classical music by the Late Pt. Raghu Jha. an eminent Khayal Singer of Panchgachhiya Gharana. Her further training came from the late pt. Sitaram Hri Dandekar and Panna Devi, a thumari and Dadro Virtuoso.
Sharda Sinha, an M. Mus. (Indian Classical Music-Vocal) and a Nritya Visharad (Manipuri) started making magic with her voice when she was almost a nonentity in the music world. With her debutant Maithili number, 'Dularua Bhaiya' she raised a storm which heralded the dawn of a new era in the realm of folk music.