The sitar is one of the most popular instruments in Hindustani shashtriya sangeet and is a versatile instrument. Its ability to producs a deeply emotive tone that is very close to the human voice with agility and liveliness has made a very sought after instrument. In this course the artist Sri B.Siva Ramakrishna Rao who is the disciple of the late Ustad Ahmed Hussain Khan presents the various aspects of a Sitar from a very basic level, though very necessary to form a solid base. Sri Rao delves into the Sitar's history, its parts, lessons amongst other things to give you a comprehensive outlook.
Instructor: Sivaramakrishna Rao B