26 février 2012

Ustad Zia Mohiuddin Dagar, Raga Pancham Kosh, Auvidis, LP, 1984

The rudra-Veena is made from a thick bamboo cane which acts as a sound box, with two big resonators made from calabashes attached to each end. [...] It is probably the oldest string instrument in India and the ancestor of the sitar. Le gend has it thati it was created by Shiva himself inspired by the shape and gracefulness of his wife, Parvati. [...] Born in 1929 in Udaipur (Rajasthan), Mohiuddin Dagar is the pupil of his father Ustad Zia Uddin Dagar who sang and played the rudra-veena and was the court musician of the Maharajah of... [Lire la suite]
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