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A student remembers Ustad Ali Akbar Khan

Ken Zuckerman recalls how he discovered sarod maestro Ali Akbar Khan during his odyssey in search of music.   Thirty-seven years ago, I embarked on a life-altering musical and......

Derek Trucks on Ustad Ali Akbar Khan

Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, who passed away on Friday, was an inspiration in more ways than one for Derek Trucks, a rock guitar phenomenon with a growing, global fan following.Trucks, who began playing......

Ustad Ali Akbar Khan passes away

Sarod maestro Ustad Ali Akbar Khan passed away in San Francisco in the US after a prolonged kidney ailment, according to a family friend in Kolkata. 88-year-old Khan died at his music centre at 10......

Have you met the Ustad?

Sarod maestro Ustad Ali Akbar Khan may have passed away, yet his legacy will live forever.A recipient of Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan, Khan was a colossus in the world of Indian classical......

'He was god-like to see': Friends mourn loss of Kathak maestro Chitresh Das

‘He was a legend, he changed kathak and brought it to a whole different level.’ ‘He held very high standards and his energy was beyond imagination. He was god-like to see; he......

Remembering Rafi: 'There Cannot Be Another'

Image: Mohammed Rafi Mohammed Rafi passed away at the age of 55 in 1980.Yet, thanks to his extraordinary repertoire of soulful Hindi film songs from his equally illustrious career, his memory is......

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......

The man who gave us Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya

Recently, Mumbai's well-known Carter Road, home to many Bollywood denizens was rechristened to Naushad Ali Road in honour of its most popular resident. Considering his immense contribution in the......

Naushad's story: From rags to riches

Regarded as one of the greatest music composers of Indian cinema, Naushad's was literally a journey from the footpath to the recording studios.Born Naushad Ali on Christmas day in 1919, he spent......

The Biggest Indian Film quizzed

The greatest Indian film in history has magnificently reopened to packed houses. As the classic continues to bask in a new generation of critical acclaim, here's a test of your knowledge about the......
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Bollywood Retrospect - Top 10 songs by music composer Jaidev

Jaidev Verma was a child prodigy who could play the harmonica when he was only five years old. Jaidev was one of the most talented... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-bollywood-retrospect-top-10-songs-by-music-composer-jaidev-2109897
New tunes from the violin

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Violin virtuoso L. Subramaniam. Photo: V. Sreenivasa Murthy TOPICS Amidst a hectic... ...

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Ustad Rashid Khan sings Munni badnam hui while cooking!

They're like two peas in a pod -energetic, bubbly and completely in love with their father. They're also great singers having debuted on stage few... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/bengali/music/Ustad-Rashid-Khan-sings-Munni-badnam-hui-while-cooking/articleshow/48029945.cms
RD Burman- The Prince of Music

A new biography of composer RD Burman reveals his troubled relationship with his father and why Asha Bhonsle didn't live with him under the same... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/review-book-review-rd-burman-the-prince-of-music-2103758
Maximum melody

A recent exhibition in Mumbai connected the dots between the neighbourhood of Girgaum and the evolution of Hindustani classical music The... ...

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