Beyond Music: Maestros in Conversation

By: Geeta Sahai, Shrinkhla Sahai (Authors) & Meeta Pandit (Frwd)

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Ever wondered how late Pandit Ravi Shankar went beyond cultural boundaries to propagate Hindustani classical music and impact the global music scene? How did Ustad Amjad Ali Khan fight emotional and financial setbacks to settle into musical harmony with destiny? How did Begum Akhtar’s soulful voice inspire a reluctant percussionist to dedicate his life to vocal music and emerge as the legendary Pandit Jasraj? How did late Dr Gangubai Hangal break away from the shackles of social ostracism to emerge as a legend of her times?Beyond Music – Maestros in Conversation delves into candid opinions on issues, revealing thoughts on music-making and emotional sagas of some of the most accomplished, revered classical musicians—Dr Prabha Atre, Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Dr N. Rajam, Vidushi Shanno Khurana, Pandit Jasraj, Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma, Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, to name a few.This book is not just about music; it is an exciting journey into the minds of the musicians, bringing alive the fragrance of their musical thinking. A must read for all Hindustani classical music connoisseurs.Printed Pages: 324.

Title: Beyond Music: Maestros in Conversation

Author Name: Geeta Sahai, Shrinkhla Sahai (Authors) & Meeta Pandit (Frwd)

Categories: India, Music, Conservation,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2015

ISBN: 9789383098989

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Size: 15 x 23 Cm

Seller ID: 102448

Keywords: Beyond Music: Maestros in Conversation Geeta Sahai, Shrinkhla Sahai (Authors) & Meeta Pandit (Frwd)