Music

East Meets East, North Meets South

East Meets East, North Meets South

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: K. Sridhar (sarod), Sopan Dev (tabla). SACEM, France. ARABANDI: Nada Productions, Israel. NADA15. www.sridhar.org/recordings.htm Krishnamurti Sridhar has lived his musical life by an important principle: If you’re true to your roots, you will...

Gandharva Music Exposed

<img width=”145″ height=”142″ border=0 alt=”” align=”left” hspace=”10″ vspace=”10″ src=/directory/getdata.asp?about_id=cc7bfd554a35dd1a216663e34b765ef8-1> RAIN MELODY. Amar Nath bansuri with...

Cyber-Guru of the Sitar

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Like Father, Like Daughter

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Preserving Tansen’s Legacy

1996 saw the classical music maestro Ali Akbar Khan in the news twice—for the prestigious Grammy award nomination for the CD Then and Now (Alam Madina), and for the release ofLegacy (Alam Mad­ina/Triloka), a new CD of Asha Bhosle recit­ing ancient Tansen compositions....