Master Musicians of India: Hereditary Sarangi Players Speak

December 9, 2020
Master Musicians of India: Hereditary Sarangi Players Speak

Beginning with Ravi Shankar and Ali Akbar Khan, Indian art musicis renowned internationally for its improvised raga performance.This ancient tradition has for centuries been transmitted orallywithin the seclusion of hereditary families. Few such familiesremain today, and not enough is known about their centralcontribution to the life of Indian music. Master Musicians ofIndia reveals this rich world through profiles and interviewsof key musicians from this tradition.