Anirban Dasgupta and Mir Naquibul Islam – Ragas Live 2018 (Podcast 279)

Here’s our first recording from Ragas Live Festival 2018! A beautiful set from 11pm to midnight from Anirban Dasgupta (sarod), Mir Naqibul Islam (tabla). Anirban is the youngest son and disciple of Pt. Buddhadev Dasgupta. Needless to mention, he grew up with the very best ambience of Indian Classical music, with his older sibling, Bhavani […]

Zakir Hussain – Podcast 277

A freewheeling interview with Zakir Hussain, widely hailed as one of the greatest percussionists of our time. This conversation, with host David Ellenbogen, is in anticipation of Zakir‘s upcoming performance at The Town Hall with Bela Fleck, Edgar Meyer and Rakesh Chaurasia on November 15th. Not to be missed! Zakir Hussain is the son of Alla Rakha, the charismatic […]