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Enjoy a Memorable Performance at Ncpa by ‘a Musical Trio’ Nishat Khan (Sitar), Irshad Khan (Surbahar) and Wajahat Khan (Sarod)


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In this recital- A Musical Trio, the three brothers will perform individually as well as together, showcasing the distinct repertoire of their illustrious Etawah gharana. Etawah gharana is prominent among the seven different styles prevalent today, with respect to the sitar and surbahar. The tradition has been shaped by several legendary instrumentalists such as Imdad Khan, Enayet Khan and Vilayat Khan. Imrat Khan, an eminent sitar and surbahar player belonging to this lineage, has rendered yeoman service by training his sons to carry forth their rich musical legacy on sitar and allied instruments.

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