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Johnny Winter | Discography | AllMusic

Johnny Winter Birth name John Dawson Winter III Born February 1944 Beaumont, Texas, US Died July 2014 (aged near Zurich, Switzerland Death: Emphysema combined with Pneumonia

Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan is one of the finest sitar players alive today. His dazzling virtuosity and innovative genius have earned him a legacy as a giant of the sitar. Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan learned his craft from his father, Ustad Aziz Khan, and enjoys an impeccable pedigree. He is a seventh generation heir to the sitar's first family, the Etawah Gharana.

Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan + Subhajyoti Guha at the Music Room Festival - Sunday April 2013 @ PM

One of India's greatest sitar players: Pandit Kushal Das

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NPR's story about the life and work of Bert Weedon--author of 'Play in a Day,' the book that got Clapton, Knopfler and more started on guitar--is at the link. Weedon died last week at

Sherpas were the ethnic people who worked and lived on Mount Everest. They helped the climbers and worked for them too. Some who were very experienced climbers would lead expeditions up the mountains.

A bright smile from a young Nepalese child. Who would not smile back?

Ronobir Lahiri - Sitar Player in Los Angeles, California

Bring the sounds of India to your next event or celebration with some beautiful Sitar music. You can find and book the best Sitar Players on GigSalad!

Ann and Nancy Wilson. Heart. My favorite women in music. Exceptionally talented.

Musicians Nancy Wilson (L) and Ann Wilson of the rock band Heart pose at MusiCares' "An Evening with Heart" at The Grammy Museum on May 2010 in Los Angeles, California.

Victor Wooten.  Don't all bass players hug their instrument(s)?  YES.

Victor Lemonte Wooten, one of the best bass players, born