India's classical music is deeply bound to the country's ancient mystical traditions. This unique Rough Guide brings together the greatest names in Indian Classical music, performing some of the most beautiful ragas of India's classical legacy. Enjoy the musical artistry of legendary performers such as Shivkumar Sharma, Hari Prasad Chaurasia, Zakir Hussain and Ravi Shankar.
Bonus CD: Debashish Bhattacharya - '3: Calcutta Slide Guitar'
Pandit (master) Debashish Bhattacharya is one of the world's most remarkable slide guitarists and this album represents the culmination of a lifetime of intensive study, performance and innovation. '3: Calcutta Slide-Guitar' dazzles the listener with hypnotic patterns and stunning music shaped from Debashish's original three-finger picking technique.