22 relations: -ji, Bahauddin Dagar, Berkeley, California, Dhrupad, Hindustani classical music, Kalidas Samman, Kumbha of Mewar, Madhya Pradesh, Maharana, Mumbai, North India, Pakhavaj, Rajasthan, Rudra veena, Sangeet Natak Akademi, Seattle, Shruti (music), Tanpura, Udaipur, University of Washington, Wesleyan University, Zia Fariduddin Dagar.
Jī (जी, ਜੀ, IAST) is a gender-neutral honorific used as a suffix in many languages of South Asia, such as Hindi and Punjabi languages and their dialects prevalent in northern India, north-west and central India.
Baha'ud'din Mohiuddin Dagar (born 1970) is the rudra veena player and son of famous north Indian musician Zia Mohiuddin Dagar.
Berkeley is a city on the east shore of San Francisco Bay in northern Alameda County, California.
Dhrupad is a genre in Hindustani classical music.
Hindustani classical music is the traditional music of northern areas of the Indian subcontinent, including the modern states of India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan.
The Kalidas Samman (कालिदास सम्मान) is a prestigious arts award presented annually by the government of Madhya Pradesh in India.
Kumbhakarna (r. 1433-1468 CE), popularly known as Rana Kumbha in vernacular legends, was the ruler of Mewar kingdom of western India.
Madhya Pradesh (MP;; meaning Central Province) is a state in central India.
Maharana (महाराना) is a variation on the Indian (mainly Hindu) royal title Rana.
Mumbai (also known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra.
North India is a loosely defined region consisting of the northern part of India.
The pakhawaj or mridang is an Indian barrel-shaped, two-headed drum, a variant and descendant of the older mridang.
Rajasthan (literally, "Land of Kings") is India's largest state by area (or 10.4% of India's total area).
The rudra veena (also spelled rudra vina, रुद्रवीणा, রুদ্রবীণা), and also called bīn (Hindi: बीन in North India), is a large plucked string instrument used in Hindustani classical music, one of the major types of veena played in Indian classical music.
Sangeet Natak Akademi (The National Academy for Music, Dance and Drama in English) is the national level academy for performing arts set up by the Government of India.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
Shruti or śruti, is a Sanskrit word, found in the Vedic texts of Hinduism where it means lyrics and "what is heard" in general.
The tanpura (तानपूरा; or tambura, tanpuri) is a long-necked plucked string instrument found in various forms in Indian music.
Udaipur /ʊdəjpur/, also known as the "City of Lakes" is a major city, municipal corporation and the administrative headquarters of the Udaipur district in the Indian state of Rajasthan.
The University of Washington (commonly referred to as UW, simply Washington, or informally U-Dub) is a public research university in Seattle, Washington.
Wesleyan University is a private liberal arts college in Middletown, Connecticut, founded in 1831.
Zia Fariduddin Dagar (15 June 1932 – 8 May 2013) was an Indian classical vocalist belonging to the Dhrupad tradition, the oldest existing form of north Indian classical music (Hindustani classical music).