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Being a Shankar

She was seven when she picked up the miniature sitar her father had got crafted for her. She was 14 when she began to tour the world, performing with him. And, she was 17 when she released Anoushka, her first album. Anoushka Shankar is now 35, and ... The Hindu, 4 days ago

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Times of India, 8 months ago

Pushing the crossover space a bit more

Sitar exponent Anoushka Shankar on her latest album, carrying forward her father's legacy and how parenting has changed her music Regular concert tours, frequent studio albums, a desire to balance traditional and experimental music, and the need ...
 The Hindu4 days ago
Hindustan Times

Anoushka Shankar supports collaborations

Call it a selfish move by the West or regard for Indian talent, but sitar player and singer Anoushka Shankar believes that collaborations between international and Indian musicians will only do good. The 35-year-old, while talking to a daily, said ...
 Times of India1 week ago In music is the messag  Times of India2 weeks ago Anoushka Shankar and the New York Philharmonic Is a Debut 35 Years in the Making  NBCNews.com1 month ago Being a Shankar  The Hindu4 days ago

From Anoushka Shankar to Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, here's how musicians travel with their instruments

By Maleeva Rebello Last month, sitar soloist Pandit Shubhendra Rao shared the story of how his sitar was severely damaged after he flew from Vienna to Nice on an Air Berlin flight. Other musicians share how they keep their musical instruments safe ...
 Economic Times6 days ago Vandalised sitar shocks maestro on eve of French concert  The Hindu4 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Straight from the strings

Working her magic on the sitar's strings right from the age of nine, Anoushka Shankar, the daughter of sitar maestro late Pandit Ravi Shankar, needs no introduction. At a time when the world had majorly seen male sitar players, Anoushka has ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 week ago

Music is about being in the moment

Purbayan Chatterjee is considered one of the finest sitar players of his generation. One of the last disciples of Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, he was the recipient of the President of India Award for best instrumentalist of the country at age 15. Purbayan ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago Music is about finding who you are  The Hindu1 month ago

Remembering the maestro of sitar

In one-to-one meetings, those eyes, that forehead and his smile were an amazing combination. They were like the sitar, tabla and tanpura in concert. Like his stringed masterpiece, Pandit Ravi Shankar's eyes shone like diamonds. His forehead lines ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Zakir Hussain, Niladri Kumar collaborate with Grammy winner for US tour

IANS New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain and sitar maestro Niladri Kumar are collaborating with Grammy Award winner Mickey Hart for their concert tour in the US. The duo is performing from East Coast to the West Coast with the ...
 News Track India1 month ago

Music school hits right note for Kabul's street children

Afghan music students hold their sitars before practice at the Afghanistan National Institute of Music in Kabul Bolt upright in his gray suit, Wahidullah enchants his audience as his fingers play over the piano keys. It is a far cry from selling ...
 MSN UK2 months ago Folk music needs a fillip,says tabla exponent  The Hindu1 week ago
Mid Day

Sitar memories and stringing tradition

Prev By Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya| Posted 3 hours Niladri Kumar gifts a unique concert to musical dad on 80th birthday Sitar player Niladri Kumar, who also invented the zitar, will demonstrate four ragas with different tabla players at ...
 Mid Day2 weeks ago
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