- New York City, NY
- Sitar Player
I am a sitar player originally from Maihar (Senia) Gharana (House). I live in New York City. I play for all occasions all around the US (solo performances, weddings,…
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The Sitar is an plucked string instrument from India known for its unique and exotic sound. Ravi Shankar collaborations with the Beatles in the 1960's helped to popularize the sitar in the Western World. Find professional sitar players at GigSalad.com. If you're looking to hire an a sitar player for your corporate event, background music, wedding reception, or band, GigSalad.com has the talent you need!
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