Tag: Pandit Ravi Shankar

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  • Annapurna Devi and the legend of Ustad Allauddin Khan

    Annapurna Devi and the legend of Ustad Allauddin Khan

    The musical legacy of Ustad Allauddin Khan ended with the death of her daughter Annapurna Devi, who was cremated in keeping with her father's inter-faith beliefs.

    November 29, 2018
  • Venerable virtuosos

    Venerable virtuosos

    Jalsaghar, centre for music and performing arts, completes 50 glorious years of its existence this year. This is also one of the best known Kolkata based organisations that presents uniquely designed classical events under the able guidance of Robin Pal, a close associate of Bharat Ratna Pandit Ravi Shankar. As usual, it pledges to celebrate …

    June 16, 2017
  • Tribute to a maestro

    Tribute to a maestro

    Living more than a century, he became a living legend of Indian instrumental music. Running away from home, a back of the beyond village in the then East Bengal, he came to Calcutta with dream in his eyes. There are many such arrivals but not everyone becomes Ustad Alauddin Khan. If his performance was of …

    September 4, 2016