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Raga Alahiya Bilawal - Vilambit Gat in Teental, Drut Gat in Ektal
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Raga Shudh Sarang - Gat in Teental
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Raga Khamaj - Aochar, Vilambit, Drut and Jhala in Teental
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Raga Devgiri Bilawal - Gat in Ektal
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Raga Madhuvanti

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Rabindra Shankar Chowdery, aka Ravi Shankar, was born on April 7, 1920, in Varanasi, India, into a well-off orthodox Brahmin family. His father, ShyÆm Shankar, was employed as a diwan (minister) by the Maharajah of Jhalawar. By the age of 13, Ravi Shankar was going along on every tour of his brother Uday Shankar's Compaigne de Danse et Musique Hindou (Company of Hindu Dance and Music). At the All-Bengali Music Conference in December 1934, he met the multi-instrumentalist Allaudd... Read more

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