Raga Aberi

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All Music Guide
The South Indian violin virtuoso, L. Shankar, presents a dazzling rendition of a traditional rag in untraditional terms. He plays in a rhythm cycle of 4-3/4, beats, difficult enough to maintain, let alone be as musically creative as these three. The energy is consistently high, and there are a lot of solos by each musician, as well as deftly coordinated unison passages. ~ Original Music
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide
The South Indian violin virtuoso, L. Shankar, presents a dazzling rendition of a traditional rag in untraditional terms. He plays in a rhythm cycle of 4-3/4, beats, difficult enough to maintain, let alone be as musically creative as these three. The energy is consistently high, and there are a lot of solos by each musician, as well as deftly coordinated unison passages. ~ Original Music
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/7/1995
  • Label: MUSIC OF THE WORLD
  • UPC: 093785013129
  • Catalog Number: 131

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Shankar Primary Artist, Indexed Contributor, Violin, Violin
Caroline Tambourine, Tambor
Zakir Hussain Tabla
Vikku Vinayakram Tambourine, Ghantam, Ghatam
Technical Credits
Epidemics Producer
Shankar Producer, Liner Notes
Caroline Producer
Bernard Xolotl Engineer
Martha Lorantos Art Direction
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Heavenly

    I have no words to express the genius of Shankar. When I hear his music, my whole body becomes calm. I allow his music to seep through into my consciousness. He is a master, probably without a parallel. And a perfect combination is Zakir Hussain on the tabla and Vikku Vinayakaram on the ghatam. Absolutely soul-stirring and perfect. A must for any music lover. This music transends all barriers.

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