Princeton University Library Catalog

Towards the rising sun / Ravi Shankar & friends.

Composer:
Shankar, Ravi, 1920-2012 [Browse]
Format:
Audio
Published/​Created:
Berlin, Germany : Deutsche Grammophon, 2010.
Description:
1 online resource (69 minutes)
Notes:
  • Streaming audio files.
  • Title from resource description page (viewed March 21, 2016).
Time and place of event:
Tracks 1-5 recorded at Polydor Studio no. 1, Tokyo, May 1978. Track 6 recorded at Residenz, Plenarsaal der Akademie der Wissenschaften, München, Oct. 1980.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
On tracks 1-5: Ravi Shankar, sitar, tambura ; Alla Rakha, tabla ; Susumu Miyashita, koto ; Hozan Yamamoto, shakuhachi. On track 6: Ravi Shankar, sitar ; Prodyot Sen, bass tampura ; Sunil Kumar, treble tanpura.
Contents:
Padhasapa : (koto solo) (8:40) -- Kaharwa : (tabla solo) (4:59) -- Improvisation on the theme of "Rokudan" : (sitar, shakuhachi, koto, tabla, tambura) (10:46) -- Namah Shiv⁻aya : (shakuhachi, tabla) (7:59) -- Tribute to Nippon (sitar, tabla, and tambura) (13:20) -- Homage to Baba Allauddin : (Raga Hemant) (23:35).
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Classical music library.
Other views:
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