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Her Mother’s Daughter

Savita Devi, thumri queen Siddheshwari Devi’s daughter, on living in her mother’s shadow and lack of recognition for her work

Call of the Sitar

Sitar and surbahar player Buddhaditya Mukherjee on being called ‘sitar player of the century’ and not playing to the gallery.


Grammy Museum in LA pays tribute to sitar maestro Pt Ravi Shankar through an exhibition

In a first for any Indian, Grammy Museum in Los Angeles is paying a tribute to sitar maestro Pt Ravi Shankar through an exhibition.

Raviji belonged to the world, says Sukanya Shankar

Pt Ravi Shankar’s wife Sukanya Shankar talks of life after his death, writing an uncensored biography of the musician and completing the projects he began.

Desert Rose

Barna is striving to expose the youth of the city to folk music

Requiem for an Unknown Musician

The humble musician had put kamyancha on world stage


Rhythm House

Percussion was at the centre of a musical celebration that marked the 94th birth anniversary of tabla maestro Ustad Alla Rakha.

Carnatic in the Classroom

Chitravina N Ravikiran on teaching classical music to schoolchildren in the US and how he wishes he could do the same in India

Strings Attached

Manju Mehta,a disciple of the late Pt Ravi Shankar,speaks about her musical journey and what it means to be a woman sitarist.

Little Miss Sunrise

Norah Jones hit all the right notes with her piano and guitar at her homecoming concert in Delhi.