Shujaat Khan

Hindustani classical music, Musical Artist

1960 –

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Who is Shujaat Khan?

Shujaat Husain Khan is an Indian musician and sitar player of the Imdadkhani gharana. He has recorded over 60 albums and was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best World Music Album for his work with the band Ghazal with Iranian musician Kayhan Kalhor. He also sings frequently. His style of sitar playing, known as gayaki ang, aims to imitate the human voice.

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Born
May 19, 1960
Kolkata
Also known as
  • Shujaat Hussain Khan
  • Ustad Shujaat Hussain Khan
  • Ustad Shujaat Khan
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Nationality
  • India
Profession

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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