Another Rudra Veena Maestro, Ustad Shamsuddin Faridi Desai has passed away. Excerpts from interview with Lyle Wachovsky, “The Qadri Sufis regard music as a pathway to God” ( April 2004) can be found here. Downloads of Ustadji playing Ragas Bhupali and Darbari Kanada are available here. Scroll down to listen to Raag Komal Rishabh Asavari and Raag Yaman on the Veena by Ustadji.
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Raag Komal Rishabh Asavari