India's Master Musician - Ravi Shankar
Track Listing
  1. Kafi-Holi (Spring Festival of Colors)
  2. Dhun (Folk Airs)
  3. Mishra Piloo
  4. Raga Puriya Dhanashri
  5. Raga Charu Keshi

One of Ravi Shankar's first Western recordings -- made at London's Abbey Road Studios in 1963 (a full two years before George Harrison was introduced to Shankar's music) and originally released in the U.S. on the tiny jazz-oriented indie World Pacific -- India's Master Musician makes some slight concessions toward the untutored Western audience. The liner notes are almost teacherly in their dry explication of Indian musical forms, and the five brief pieces (the longest, "Raga Charu Keshi," clocks in at a mere 13 and a half ...

India's Master Musician 1999, Angel Records

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