ISBN 9788172239183,50 Maestros, 50 Recordings : The Best Of Indian Classical Music

50 Maestros, 50 Recordings : The Best Of Indian Classical Music



HarperCollins Publishers

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9788172239183

ISBN-10 8172239181


Number of Pages 192 Pages
Language (English)

20th century & contemporary classical music

50 Maestros, 50 Recordings, compiled by Amaan Ali Khan and Ayaan Ali Khan, is an enchanting collection of the best recordings of Indian classical music. The book includes an exclusive CD of selected recordings. Summary of the Book Experience some of the most blissful moments by treating yourself to the best Indian classical music. Amaan and Ayaan present recordings from 50 maestros, including Bhimsen Joshi, Begum Akhtar, Ravi Shankar, Bismillah Khan, Enayat Khan, and Shiv Kumar Sharma, among many others. The authors are young and extremely talented sarod players themselves, and they have included both vocal and instrumental, and Carnatic and Hindustani forms of music. The book is also full of anecdotes, rare photographs and music appraisals. About the Authors Amaan Ali Khan and Ayaan Ali Khan are renowned Indian classical musicians who play sarod. They are the sons of Amjad ali Khan. Amaan is the elder brother and Ayaan, the younger. They have released solo albums, along with collaborations with each other and their father. The brothers also hosted the famous Indian music talent show, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa.