sitar player


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Noun1.sitar player - a musician who plays the sitarsitar player - a musician who plays the sitar  
instrumentalist, musician, player - someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
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Pulling it all together was the brilliant Marc Layton-Bennett on drums, conductor Morgan Griffiths and Miles Ashton on the mixing desk, while sitar player Jasdeep Singh-Degun led the youngsters from South Asian arts.
A festival of highlights will also see a blend of Indian classical music and brass as Shri Sriram, the composer and musician who worked on the soundtrack for Life of Pi, joins forces with the Hammonds Saltaire Band, sitar player Jasdeep Degun and bass clarinettist Ben Castle for Just A Vibration, scheduled for July 19 at the Gala.
Jazz concerts include the famous Cuban Buena Vista Social Club; singer and song-writer Natalie Cole whose celebrated album, Unforgettable, won a number of Grammy Awards; Cassandra Wilson singing in homage to Billy Holiday; one of the leading figures in World Music today -- the sitar player and composer Anoushka Shankar; and the acclaimed African star Salif Keita.
But the highlight of the evening for me was by far this mighty orchestra's performance of music from Slumdog Millionaire which featured sitar player Roopa Panesar, who was nothing short or outstanding.
But it's Annapurna Devi, a sitar player who was married to Pandit Ravi Shanker, he credits as his Guru Ma (teacher).
He is expert sitar player who has performed in concerts all over India and Australia for over 40 years.
I am a sitar player as well as being a Western musician so I wanted to bring in elements of traditional culture but still keep it something acceptable to Western listeners," she said.
The most popular and possibly only name one can think of is sitar player and composer Anoushka Shankar, who has been a great inspiration for many.
Two Daleks keep a watchful eye on, from left, trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth, composer and sitar player Nishat Khan, Proms presenter Katie Derham and singer and broadcaster Cerys Matthews at the launch of the 2013 BBC Proms, which will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who PICTURE: BBC/PA Wire
Often described as the "quiet Beatle", George became an admirer of Indian mysticism and famously collaborated with sitar player Ravi Shankar.
Mohyeddin, who was accompanied by Sitar player Ustad Nafees Khan, recited select prose passages of famous Urdu writers such as Ghalib, Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Shaukat Thanvi, Krishan Chander and Mushtaq Ahmed Yousufi in his majestic voice.
Delhi 2 Dublin brings together Tarun Nayar, who handles electronics and plays tabla, Sanjay Seran, violinist Sara Fitzpatrick, guitarist and sitar player Andrew Kim and dhol player Ravi Binning.