The Fire of the Sitar

Irshad Khan and Anindo Chatterjee

Fire, Grace, Passion (New Dawn Productions, 2004)


Irshad Khan
, a master of the sitar (and the bass sitar, surbahar) and Pandit

Irshad Khan
collaborate on this recording of classical Indian music. Irshad
Khan has recorded fusion works in the recent past, but on Fire, Grace,
he returns to his musical roots.The album includes three pieces, Raag [Raga] Malkauns (Fire), Raag [Raga]
Nand (Grace) and Sindhi Bhairvee (Passion). The outstanding musical performances
were recorded in Rochester (New York) in 2003, and they recreate the effect of a
live concert.