The great Ustad Raees Khan Sahab, legendary sitar
nawaz passed away.
The musician offers private sitar
lessons in person and on Skype, so if you want to learn from the best, distance is no longer a problem.
Seshadri will play the sitar
in concert at Beall Hall with Vineet Vyas accompanying him on tabla.
"The Journey of the Sitar
in Indian Classical Music" offers in-depth information about the sitar
, its origin from 13th century onward, swaras, the structure, and the development of practical techniques.
The jury constituted for the selection of 'Tagore Award' for the year 2012 under the chairmanship of the Prime Minister of India selected Pandit Ravi Shankar, the Indian sitar
maestro, to be the first recipient of this award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to cultural harmony and universal values.
It was his close friendship with the "Quiet Beatle," George Harrison and his band mates that really helped to popularize sitar
Harrison was fascinated with the sitar
, a long-necked string instrument and played it with a western tuning, on the song Norwegian Wood.
sound featured on the Stones' hit Paint It Black and Stevie Wonder's Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm Yours.
India :Legendary Indian sitar
player Ravi Shankar, who influenced musicians ranging from The Beatles to violinist Yehudi Menuhin, has died aged 92 in the United States after surgery, his family said Wednesday.
There are moments here where the sitar
and guitar joust and spark off each other, with handclaps and footstamps falling like confetti over their patterns they weave.
11 -- 100 Pipers presents Foreigner and Niladri Kumar - Live in Concert, an upcoming concert tour where Rock Stars meet Rock Sitars
. The concert will be tour to 5 cities - Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kolkata.
Takeaway, Bethesda Grease stains were clearly visible on the kitchen floor Missing ceiling panels at the Sitar
Takeaway Cracked floor tiles and uncovered food in the preparation area