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Austin celebrates a champion of Indian classical

Tabla maestro Ustad Zakir Hussain will join the Indian-American community in Austin and leading Texas lawmakers March 6 to honor Arunachala 'Raj' Nagarajan for his nearly four-decade-old commitment......

Shivkumar Sharma and Zakir Hussain in NYC

Santoor maestro Pandit Shivkumar Sharma andtabla wizard Ustad Zakir Hussain performed together at the Town Hall in New York City on Saturday.Sharma has performed in many concerts with Hussain in......

Asha Bhosle, Yesudas in Limca Book of Records

Ten luminaries from Indian music, including Gulzar, Asha Bhosle and Yesudas have been named 'People of the Year' at the unveiling of the 23rd Limca Book of Records. Legendary sitar maestro Pandit......

Meet the 7-year-old who mesmerised Games audience

Keshav, the child prodigy who endeared himself to millions of viewers through his spectacular jugalbandi with 1000-odd drummers at the Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games, is just an......

List of Bharat Ratna awardees

Following is the complete list of Bharat Ratna awardees:1. Sir Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (1954)2. Chakravarti Rajagopalachari (1954)3. Sir C V Raman (1954)4. Bhagwan Das (1955)5. Sir Mokshagundam......

What are you downloading next?

Punjabi pop, heavy metal, hard rock and tuneless songs from some of the recent Hindi flicks. These are some genres that lack appeal, especially when it blares from your mobile phone into the......

'Now, people want to know who is playing the tabla'

One of the hottest tickets in New York this week is for Ustad Zakir Hussain's Masters of Percussion. On March 12 and 13, the tabla maestro will get together with some of the best in Indian......

Look out New York, here comes Zakir Hussain!

As the tabla maestro Zakir Hussain is heading to New York to perform at a Lincoln Center theatre as part of the Zakir Hussain's Masters of Percussion national tour, he says he is thankful to his......

Their master's voice

\n \nAt his concerts, Ustad Zakir Hussain naturally has to be the star attraction. Even when he has performed with other distinguished musicians like cellist Yo Yo Ma and Grateful Dead drummer......

Perspectives from a legend

For Ustad Zakir Hussain, April 29 -- when he presents the final concert in his five-show Perspectives at Carnegie Hall, New York -- is very special. His father, the late Ustad Alla Rakha, would......

Madhuri, Priyanka, Anushka among Hello's Super Achievers

The January issue of Hello Magazine celebrates 23 Super Achievers on the cover from the fields of entertainment, art,business and royalty.Some of them are (from left to right) tabla maestro Ustad......
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Q. Which of the following pairs of artists and their areas of specialization is not correct?A. Pt. Ravi Shankar - SitarB. M. S. Subbulakshmi - DanceC. Hari Prasad Chaurasia - FluteD. Ustad Zakir Hussain Khan - Tabla
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Q. Name some famous composers of the Classic Music in the World?
Question Answer:  A. Ustad Ali Akbar Khan.Ustad Amjad Ali Khan.Hariprasad Chaurasia.MS Subbulakshmi.Ravi Shankar.Shiv Kumar Sharma.Zakir HussainAnanda ShankarAR...... more

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Q. Qs . Will Indian ragas do to Western music what Indian curies did to their food?
Joseph Chacko:  A. To some extent Indian classical has already impressed some western musicians. Like Yehudi Munuhin with Pt. Ravishankar. Ustad Amjad Ali khan, Pt....... more

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Q. Do we have any Tansen Like Musician in India?
Joyoti Sen:  A. We do have excellent musicians. Pt Ravi Shankar, Pt. Bhimsen Joshi, Balmurali Krishna, Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, Pt. Jasraj, Kishori Amonkar, Girija...... more

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'Music calms you down'

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Amjad Ali Khan Academy to come up at Kalamassery

KOCHI: Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's Music Academy will soon become a reality with the state government passing an order to handover the one-and-a-half... ...

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