Tabla player Sandeep Das collaborates with Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble and wins! IMAGE: Musician Anoushka Shankar attends The 59th Grammy Awards at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Photograph: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images Indian tabla player Sandeep Das, who was a part of Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble Sing Me Home, won the Grammy in the World Music category. The category also included sitarist Anoushka Shankar's Land of Gold. It was sixth time unlucky for ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
It was sixth time unlucky for Indian sitarist Anoushka Shankar, who failed to convert her World Music category nomination into a win again at the Grammy awards as she lost the trophy to cellist Yo-Yo Ma. Yo-Yo Ma collected a crossover award in the best world ...Business Standard, 1 month ago
Renowned sitar player Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan, - the last survivor of the 'Sitar Trinity' of India along with the late Pandit Ravi Shankar and Ustad Vilayat Khan - died here on Wednesday after a brief illness, a family member said. He was 88.He breathed his ...Prokerala, 2 months ago Renowned sitar player Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan passed away at 88 First Post.com, 2 months ago
Tracing back India's connection with jazz music to the 1920s, American guitarist Stanley Jordan says the musical genre "found a welcome home in Bollywood". The musician is in the Capital to perform at the Jazz Utsav here today. "There is a long history of ...Business Standard, 1 month ago
Congress and BJP were today locked in fiery exchanges inside and outside Parliament over Prime Minister Narendra Modis "raincoat" jibe at his predecessor Manmohan Singh with the main opposition party joined by others pressing him to apologise for the ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
A National Investigation Agency team on Monday inspected the accident site of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express in Vizianagaram, in which 39 people lost their lives on Saturday, to ascertain if it was a terror act as the Railways has suspected sabotage. Official sources said the team is looking into whether there was a terror angle involved or the accident was due to technical or human error. It was just an examination of the accident site to draw preliminary inferences whether the case ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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