Saleel Kulkarni (born in Pune, Maharashtra) is a Marathi music composer, singer and author.
As a singer, Saleel has rendered his voice for many composers for albums and shows. In the role of established music director, he had cast many singers to sing different genres of songs. Some of the artists that have sung/recorded for Saleel Kulkarni include Bela Shende, Shankar Mahadevan, Hariharan, Shreya Ghoshal, Sandeep Khare, Hrishikesh Ranade, Suvarna Mategaonkar, Shubha Joshi, Madhura Datar, Vibhavari Deshpande, Avadhoot Gupte. Saleel played Judge for competitive singing reality show "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa" on Zee Marathi where along with assessing the performances of participants, he mentored and nurtured many upcoming talented individuals.
Saleel is an accomplished music composer and singer. He has also written columns in leading marathi daily. He is author of a maiden book "Lapavalelya Kaacha" Saleel runs a Music School in Pune.