An interview with Vijay Shankar Mishra, who plays and teaches the Indian instrument Sarod. Vijay comes from a family with a long musical tradition, and grew up surrounded by musical influences making classical Indian music second nature to him.
Interviewed by Utpal Marshall in Thailand, Vijay speaks about the spiritual essence of music, and how music can offer spirituality to listeners. He also talks about his relationship with Sri Chinmoy. The recording also gives clips of Vijay singing and performing.. The beginning of this recording starts with a Raga performance by Vijay’s father, Pt. Uma Shankar Mishra who was also his teacher. His elder brother Dr. Madan Shankar Mishra, is professor of Music in University of Delhi, India.
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Name: Interview: Sarod music
Recorded by: Utpal Marshall
Release year: 2014
Tracks and Page uploaded: Ashish | Tejvan
Format: Advanced Audio Coding