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Anoushka Shankar: My album is a response to the refugee crisis

The title track of sitar player Anoushka Shankar's ninth studio album, Land Of Gold, makes a strong and heartfelt statement. As the German-Turkish singer Alev Lens sings the lyrics, May your kind heart find a land of gold, the melancholic melody ... Hindustan Times, 3 weeks ago
India Today

Sitarist Shujaat Khan: I don't see anything wrong with fusion

Having started his musical journey four decades back, sitarist Shujaat Khan feels that the need of the hour is to reinvent with changing times. Sitarist Shujaat Khan When his mother was carrying him, his father-legendary sitar player Vilayat ...
 India Today4 weeks ago

Sitar player Shamboo Nath Sopori passes away

Well known sitar player Pandit Shamboo Nath Sopori, father of santoor maestro Bhajan Sopori passed away here on Wednesday. He was 98. Popularly known as Masterjee, he was hailed as the Father of Indian Classical Music in Jammu and Kashmir with ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Haunting melodies, nostalgic moments

Mesmerising sitar Pune-based organisation Swar Zankar (read jhankar) debuted in Kolkata with memorable music on 17 February at Kala Mandir when Ustad Shahid Parvez, magician music-maker on the sitar, cast his spell once again while interpreting ...
 The Statesman1 month ago

Every concert is special to me

Ustad Shahid Parvez, the legendary sitar player, has undoubtedly extended the frontiers of sitar-playing The term celestial could perhaps describe the musical expression of Ustad Shahid Parvez. The ethereal gandharvaness of Ustad Shahid Parvez's ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Financial Express

Jazz opened new exchanges with classical, eastern music: Obama

"It (jazz) can be heard on the Scottish bagpipe, on the Indian sitar. It opened up new exchanges with classical music, and with Eastern music and it can make the oldest folk songs sound new," Obama said at the White House Jazz festival. Obama said ...
 Jagran Post5 days ago Obama says jazz initiated musical exchanges  News Today6 days ago
Oman Observer

Tunes that linger

Horrified by the suffering of the wave of refugees seeking shelter in Europe, the sitarist Anoushka Shankar has turned their plight into a musical journey. Shankar, backed by collaborators including the actress Vanessa Redgrave and the rapper ...
 The Gulf Today2 weeks ago Anoushka hears refugees with sitar  Oman Observer3 weeks ago Anoushka Shankar transforms Europe's refugees into music with sitar  China Post3 weeks ago Anoushka Shankar hears Europe's refugees with sitar  Yahoo! Singapore3 weeks ago

A heart for other arts: Chinese brothers play Indian classical instruments

Brothers Krsna Dasa Tan Guo Ming and Radha Govinda Dasa Tan Guo Jun did not pick up the Indian sitar and tabla by choice. Their father, Mr Tan Thiam Teck, 58, had converted to Hinduism in the 1980s and learnt to play the instruments from Indian ...
 Asiaone3 weeks ago

How Ravi Shankar and His Sitar First Won Over the U.S.

Ravi Shankar, the man who made traditional Indian sitar music popular worldwide, didn't shoot to fame overnight. The musician—who was born on this day, April 7, in 1920—first began performing when he was just 14. But not on the sitar. Rather, he ...
 Time4 weeks ago Pt Ravi Shankar has inspired me a lot: Debashish Bhattacharya  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago

How love for sitar and tabla initiated a Taiwanese student's Sufism-exploring journey to Pakistan

A month or so back, I made a new friend from Taiwan who is currently studying at Harvard University. Pei-ling Huang was doing field research in Pakistan on an extremely interesting topic. A close friend of mine also studying at Harvard whom I was ...
 The Nation Pakistan1 month ago
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