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  • n. Plural form of sitarist.


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  • Kumar is considered one of his generation's most talented classical sitarists, and Hussain has cut his teeth with such legends as George Harrison, YoYo Ma, Pharoah Sanders and Ravi Shankar.

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  • He was especially known for his work with two of the subcontinent's finest sitarists, having worked with both Vilayat Khan and Ravi Shankar.


  • Zakir said when Pt Ravi Shankar was younger and became popular, people did not realise that there are other sitarists too who are good.

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  • A source close to the maestro said the sitarists will play some new compositions apart from the normal ragas and talas.

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  • SHUJAAT KHAN, son and pupil of the famous Ustad Vilayat Khan, probably one of the greatest sitarists of all time, deceased in 2004, revealed his special qualities when still a child (his first public performances were when he was six), quickly becoming a specialist of the singing style called gayaki ang ..

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  • Holland, England, India, Pakistan, France, Netherlands. freelondonevent 6. 30pm-9.30pm SE - Baluji Shrivastav Baluji is one of the greatest sitarists from India.

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  • The soul-stirring music seemed to reach up to the heavens as 1,200 sitarists played together to create a scintillating symphony here Friday evening, holding the audience spell bound.

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  • Besides the sitarists, there were artists playing the mridangam, narangi, flute, ghatam, tabla and key-board.

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