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Pannalal Ghosh

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Robin Ghosh: The magical musician
It can be said that they were largely responsible for crafting the form of the film song. Composers like R C Boral, Timir Baran, Pannalal Ghosh and then Pankaj Mallick were all pioneers and were followed by Anil Biswas and later by the likes of S.D Burman.
'Bansuri innovator Pannalal Ghosh ignored in city'
The flame is alive
Flute, perhaps the oldest folk instrument of India, found its place in classical concerts thanks to the legendary flautist Pannalal Ghosh; but, he died too young to establish his style for posterity.
Bamboo to bansuri
They thought it was some kind of a horn playing!” he says, stating that for Raagas such as Darbari where the lower octave ( Mandar saptak) is explored in detail, Pannalal Ghosh invented another base flute with just 4 holes which was almost 45 inches long.
On the same wavelength
Thanks to the pioneering efforts of Sarabha Sastri and the lifetime work of greats such as T.R.

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