Using your phone's internet browser
go to:  qna.rediff.com
Click and drag this link to
the Home icon in your browser.
Q.

Which intrument ws plyd by Halim jaffer khan

Asked by Dinesh C S, 19 May '09 07:19 pm
  Invite a friend  |  
  Save  |  
 Earn 10 points for answering
Answer this question  Earn 10 points for answering    
4000 characters remaining  
  
    
Keep me signed inNew User? Sign up

Answers (4)

 
1.

Halim Jaffer Khan played Sitar for film \"Anarkali\"
Ustad Halim Jaffer Khan has an intimate engagement with musical ideas, and with the Sufi-Hindu spiritual, philosophical and meditative context of Hindustani music. He has read and assimilated ideas from and interacted with other forms of musics. In him, one gets an unmistakeable sense of what one could call, in the broadest sense, a syncretic tradition: he embodies it as a highly individualistic musician, but also as an heir to the Muslim-Hindu musical culture of North India. This quality pervades his personality and also his baaj.

The filigree-like weaves and embellishments in Jafferkhani Baaj are created through imaginative and complex ideas. Swiftness of finger movements is a sine qua non, but not at the expense of clarity. The separate notes are audible and accessible, no matter how many are crammed into a beat. The chaap ka ang exemplifies this quality. Playing up to 12 notes over two or three strings without slowing down an ...more
Answered by jameel ahmed, 21 May '09 04:44 pm

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (1)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received
2.

Sitar
by ustad halim jaffer khan
Answered by bhanwar bothra, 19 May '09 07:31 pm

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (2)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received
3.

Sitar....
Answered by stanleyrobey, 19 May '09 07:23 pm

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (2)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received
4.

Sitar....
Answered by Manju Sikri, 23 May '09 11:25 am

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (0)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received

Ask a Question

Get answers from the community

600 characters remaining