A meeting with Ustad Irshad Khan

A meeting with Ustad Irshad Khan

Interview by Deepika Naryani and Nishtha Jain Written by Vandana Miglani A sitar player based in Canada, Ustad Irshad Khan is the second son of Ustad Imrat Khan. Internationally recognized as one of the world’s leading sitar and surbahar player, he is well versed with classical, worldbeat, and also, new age music. The Alliance had the opportunity to interview him in the week-long cultural extravaganza, Virasat ’16 , organised by Spicmacay – NSIT Chapter. Sir, your international debut was at the age of thirteen….

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Anoushka Shankar

Anoushka Shankar

‘She plays with great sensitivity and emotion, bending and twisting notes so that they pirouette like the dancers that spin around in interminable circles. Sometimes they leap from the great globe of the sitar and bolt like excited impalas as they ascend into the infinite blue.’ -The World Music Report Anoushka Shankar is a thrice-nominated Grammy artist, an acclaimed writer, as well as an actor. She is one of the major exponents of the World…

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