New Sounds from WNYC
New Sounds from WNYC
WNYC Studios
#3912: With Zakir Hussain & Niladri Kumar (Special Podcast)
51 minutes Posted Nov 1, 2016 at 1:00 am.
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“Indian music does not stop and start with Ravi Shankar.” So says tabla master Zakir Hussain, who, along with young sitar virtuoso, Niladri Kumar, joins John in the studio for a live performance. Niladri Kumar and Zakir Hussain perform a radio-friendly (short) Raga Charukeshi, for Rupak Tal (a seven beat rhythmic cycle) and Raga Bhairavi in Teental (16 beats.)