If you’re interested in exploring the boundaries of how rhythm can be melodic, graceful, and profoundly powerful then check this out! Zakir is the master of rhythm, navigating realms yet untold. Very intricate, very complex and yet tangible in its expression. Let the sounds and beats of the tabla take your attention completely.
Although this contains short pieces this is an excellent beginner album! Zakir Hussain is a master!
Born: March 9, 1951 in Bombay, India
Years Active: ’60s, ’70s, ’80s, ’90s, ’00s
The tradition of Indian percussion has been revolutionalized by tabla player Zakir Hussain. The son of Ustad Allah Rakha, the long time collaborator of Ravi Shankar, Hussain has inherited his father’s quest for bringing the…