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Ustad Zakir Hussein performs jugalbandi

nd Ustad Ali Akbar Khan. The legendary son of famous percussionist Alla Rakha, the Jhaptal magician of yore, mesmerized an audience in his first ever jugalbandi in the city with celebrated sarodist Pt Tejendranarayan Majumder. "The receptive audience and the ... Business Standard, 1 month ago
PTI - MUSIC - Ustad Zakir Hussein performs jugalbandi Namibia Press Agency, 1 month ago
Zakir Hussain to perform on February 10 in Nagpur Times of India, 2 months ago

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Zakir Hussain, Shankar Mahadevan pay tribute to 'Abbaji,' U Srinivas

Noted Indian musicians came together to pay tribute to Ustad Alla Rakha on his 15th death anniversary, by staging a grand performance at Shanmukhananda Hall, in Sion, central Mumbai. A look at the stars of the evening:   Ustad Alla Rakha's son Zakir Hussain performs at the show, paying a special tribute to 'Abbaji.' Pandit Hariprasad's nephew and prodigy Rakesh Chaurasia shows off his talent. Indian classical and fusion musician Niladri Kumar plays the sitar. ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Zakir Hussain pays musical tribute to his father  Mid Day1 month ago

VIDEO: Zakir Hussain's Indian-Celtic fusion

It's no surprise that Zakir Hussain is a master of a percussion instrument called the tabla. His father, Alla Rakha, is legendary for playing it. While talent runs in the family, Hussain's unique fusion of Indian classical music with unexpected ...
 BBC1 week ago Zakir Hussain's Indian-Celtic fusion  BBC1 week ago

Two held for theft, attempt to murder

The Crime Branch of Delhi Police arrested two persons on charges of robbery and attempt to murder. Police said the two were involved in a Rs 22 lakh heist in Keshav Puram area. Police said the duo had also assaulted police personnel when they ...
 Indian Express1 week ago Delhi police arrest two in robbery case  Siasat Daily2 weeks ago
Outlook India

Pt Shiv Kumar Sharma

You are credited for the classical status of santoor. My father and guru bestowed the instrument to me, convinced of its potential. Santoor has also gained international recognition. By the mid-1960s santoor got recognition in Indian ...
 Outlook India2 weeks ago
Afternoon Despatch & Courier

'Woodstock' a grand spot for music maestros

Woodstock is a special place on the musical map of the world. It is somewhere in the vicinity of New York. It is a world famous venue of a festival of world music in which celebrated sitarist like Ravi Shankar played in the late 1960s to the ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier2 weeks ago

Indian Percussion Pleasure

Sum Cultures of Rhythm Sum Cultures of Rhythm (Virgin) Percussion fans, rejoice! This collaboration album is for you, with 8 tracks making for over an hour of percussion pleasure. One of the few percussion albums to blend tabla with ...
 World Music Central2 weeks ago

A gift of love

Mandolin U. Shrinivas would have turned 46 tomorrow. SS International Live and The Hindu present a musical homage to the wizard. What began as a plan for a simple event is turning out to be something bigger, better. The Great MANdolin will see a ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

A daughter remembers…

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A young Radha with MS. MS and Radha. The Hindu Archives Radha Viswanathan. Photo: K. Bhagya Prakash TOPICS Radha Viswanathan re-lives moments of living and performing with an icon, to Ranjani Govind. ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Forbes India

Swarupa Ananth-Sawkar: Queen of her beats

Versatile percussionist Swarupa Ananth-Sawkar, 28, is a passionate live performer. And, so far, she has found the right rhythm Image: Joshua Navalkar Swarupa Ananth-Sawkar trained under Ustad Alla Rakha until his demise and later under ...
 Forbes India1 month ago
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