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Ustad Allarakha Qureshi – The Great Indian Tabla Maestro Who Popularized Tabla All Over The World

  Quick Facts Name: Alla Rakha Qureshi Also Known As: Ustad Allah Rakha Famous As: Tabla Maestro Birth Date: 29 April 1919 Birth Place: Ghagwal, Jammu and Kashmir, British India Died On: 3 February...

Ustad Sultan Khan – The Sarangi Maestro Who Brought Indian Classical Music to the People with Popular Numbers

    Quick Facts Name: Sultan Khan Famous As: Hindustani Classical Musician, Vocalist, Sarangi Maestro Birth Date: 15 April 1940 (Jodhpur, Rajasthan) Died On: 27 November 2011 Nationality: Indian Spouse: Bano Children: Son – Sabir Khan,...

Pandit Ravi Shankar – The Great Indian Sitar Player Who Popularized Indian Classical Music in the World

  Quick Facts Name: Rabindra Shankar Chowdhury Popular Name: Pandit Ravi Shankar Also Known As: Most Famous Indian Musician in the World Famous As: The Sitar Maestro Birth Date: 7 April 1920 (Varanasi, Uttar...

Ustad Bismillah Khan – The Great Indian Musician Maestro Who Popularized Shehnai Across The World

  Quick Facts Name: Bismillah Khan Birth Name: Qamruddin Khan Famous As: Shehnai Player, Musician Birth Date: 21 March 1916 Birth Place: Dumraon, Buxar District, Bihar Died On: 21 August 2006 Nationality: Indian Awards: Bharat Ratna (2001);...

Uppalapu Srinivas – aka Mandolin Srinivas, The Mozart of Classical Carnatic Indian Music

  Quick Facts Name: Uppalapu Srinivas Also Known As: Mandolin Srinivas Famous As: Musician Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 28 February 1969 (Palakollu, West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh) Died On: 19 September 2014 Awards:...

Buddhadev Dasgupta: The Man who Spins Magic on the Sarod Strings

  Quick Facts Name: Buddhadev Dasgupta Famous As: Musician Instruments: Sarod Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 1 February 1933 (Bhagalpur, Bihar) Died On: 15 January 2018 (aged 84) Awards: Sangeet Natak Akademi Award (1993), Padma Bhushan...

Khaled Choudhury – The Multi-talented Icon of Indian Theatre

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Quick Facts Name: Khaled Choudhury Famous As: Stage and Set Director, Bengali and Hindi Theatre, Painter, Musician Birth Date: 20 December 1919 Died On: 30...

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