The Best of Series
The best of Series features best of classical ragas Captured in voice and instrument by the doyens of Indian classical music. The series has been specially conceived with faster classical compositions. The rendition have also been kept concise so that the listener can enjoy a wider range of compositions. All this has been done while maintaining the raga purity sanctity of the style and the integrity of the composition. As we bring to you these timeless renditions we hope you cherish them as much as we did.
The Unrivalled shehnai player bismillah khan is a living legend of Indian classical music. Bismillah Khan was born to a family whose ancestors were court.
Musicians of the princely state of Dumrao in Bihar. His uncle Ali Bux a well known shehnai player at the Vishwanath temple in Varanasi trained him. Although Bismillah Khan is a purist in traditional classical music his rendering of thumri kajri and chaiti equally beguile the listener.
He has received numerous awards and honors which include the national awards Padma Shri Padma Bhushan Padma Vibhushan and more recently Bharat Ratna the greatest of the national awards.
In this album Bismillah Khan renders Raga Shivranjani Mishra Mel Ki Malhar Kajri and Hameer Bahar.
|Raga Shivranjani (Gat Madhyalaya Jhaptaal)||14:55|
|Raga Mishra Mel Ki Malhar (Gat Teentaal)||14:56|
|Raga Hameer Bahar (Gat Teentaal)||14:51|