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Kishori Amonkar

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The seductive voice
Kishori Amonkar. In the Indian context we can say something about this. First, the voice has to be open – a nasal sound won't do.
NCPA Anubhuti is back!!!
Profile of Dr. Gurinder Harnam Singh
She has been a disciple of. Padma Vibhushan Smt. Kishori Amonkar since several years.
A Conservative Rebel
She transmitted her heritage to Kishori.
INDIAN MUSIC SOCIETY OF HOUSTON
Sept 10. Hindustani Vocal Raghunandan Panishkar. (Saturday).

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Documenting a woman of note
By Kumar Ketkar | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA t may seem absurd to quote Winston Churchill to describe the phenomenon called Kishori Amonkar.
Amol Palekar makes documentary on music stalwart Kishori Amonkar
MUMBAI: The first-ever documentary on music stalwart Kishori Amonkar has been made by Amol Palekar and his wife Sandhya Gokhale. The 72-minute long film Bhinna Shadja will be screened in Pune at the National Film Archive of India on 30 August.
Posted On Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 05:43:44 AM
He worked closely with legendary artistes such as Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, Kishori Amonkar, Ustad Raees Khan, Ustad Sultan Khan, Ustad Rashid Khan, Pandit Ajay Chakrawarthi and others. All of them swore by Mirajkar's instruments.
Sitar maker Mirajkar killed in road accident
Mirajkar made musical instruments for noted musicians such as Kishori Amonkar, Pandit Ajay Chakravorty, Ustad Sultan Khan and Ustad Rashid Khan.
Keeping the tradition alive
If I would like to further pursue the Hindustani course, he wanted me to do so under Kishori Amonkar. But, I went along with his wise counsel. We had a Carnatic music background and it would be much more gratifying to walk in the path of my ancestors.

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Kishori Amonkar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
kishori amonkar - Drut Yaman - YouTube
Sep 1, 2006 Kishori Amonkar is living Saraswati among us as she makes you feel that eternal essence no other singer can taste.
Kishori Amonkar | Facebook
Kishori Amonkar mp3s, Kishori Amonkar music downloads, Kishori
eMusic has Kishori Amonkar songs to download as well as compilations such as greatest hits and rare classic albums.
Kishori Amonkar: A Beauty Personified
Apr 28, 2006 Kishori Amonkar: A Beauty Personified at All About Jazz.

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