Sitar

The sitar is a long-necked, multi-stringed (usually seventeen-stringed) instrument which originated from the Indian subcontinent in the thirteenth century. It is primarily used in Hindustani classical music, and its more visible presence in the Western world is due to musicians such as Ravi Shankar, one of the most famous masters of the sitar, and his teaching of and work with George Harrison of The Beatles. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Up, Bustle and Out

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Wednesday 10 June 2015
Flying Balalaika Brothers
Flying Balalaika BrothersConcert
Sellersville Theater
Sellersville, PA, United States
40.359344 -75.311631
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