Artist genre based in influenced by influence on biographical data bibliography
A. Lazman Rao sitar          
A. T. Kanan khayal          
A.N. Kashalkar khayal New Delhi        
Aban E. Mistry tabla, sitar   Laxmanrao Bodas, Amir Hussain Khan      
Abdul Aziz Khan, Ustad sarangi, vichitra vina Patiala   Habib Ali Khan Bhatti Beenkar(younger brother), Ahmed Reza Khan early 20th cent., coined the name vichitra vina ("Batta been"?) (Neuman '90)
Abdul Ghani tumbaknari Kashmir        
Abdul Ghani Khan(Sangi Khan), Ustad sarangi Delhi   Mamman Khan(son) Bundu Khan Chand Khan(grandsons) 2nd half 19th cent. Delhi Gharana  
Abdul Haj Khan            
Abdul Halim Jaffar Khan, Ustad sitar Jawra(born) Jaffer Khan, Mehboob Khan   born 1929 Jaffarkhani bhaj(based on Masitkhani bhai)/Indore gharana of Beenkars Padmashri  
Abdul Hameed Khan sarangi Pakistan        
Abdul Haq, Ustad khayal   Kale Khan(father) Abdul Karim Khan(brother) Roshan Ara Begum (daughter) early 20th cent.  
Abdul Karim tabla          
Abdul Karim Khan sarangi     Liaqat Ali Khan Sikar Gharana  
Abdul Karim Khan, Ustad khayal Kirana/Bombay Kale Khan(father), Abdullah Khan(uncle), Nanhe Khan(uncle), Rahmat Khan(influence) Abdul Haq(brother), Dilip Kumar Roy, Tara Bai(2nd wife)Kapileshwari Bua, Sawai Ghandarva, Bahre Bua, Roshan Ara Begum (niece), Suresh Babu Mane(son), Hirabai Barodekar(daughter) (1872-1937 )Kirana Gharana, married to Gafooran Bibi, brother in law of Hyder Bux(sarangi)  
Abdul Latif Khan sarangi Bhopal Haidar Khan(grandfather), Chhote Khan(father), Udai Khan(uncle), Bade Ghulam Ali Khan(infl.)      
Abdul Latif Khan, Ustad bin       late Indore Gharana of Beenkars  
Abdul Majid Khan sarangi          
Abdul Rasheed Beenkar, Ustad bin       late  
Abdul Rashid Khan tabla Pakistan        
Abdul Rehman Khan khayal     Lakshmi Shankar, Nirmala Devi    
Abdul Sakartani (Sattar Tari?) tabla Pakistan Shaukat Hussain   Punjab Gharana  
Abdul Samad Khan sarangi Bhopal        
Abdul Waheed Khan, Ustad khayal   Haider Baksh(uncle), Bande Ali Khan Basavaraj Rajaguru, Begum Akhtar died 1949 Kirana Gharana, sister Gafooran Bai was 1st wife of Abdul Karim Khan, much strife between the two.  
Abdullah Khan, Ustad sarod   Murad Ali (stepfather) Mohammed Amir Khan (son), Radhika Mohan Moitra    
Abdullah Khan, Ustad khayal     Abdul Karim Khan(nephew) brother of Kale Khan, 2nd half 19th cent.  
Abhay Narayan Mallick, Pt. dhrupad   Ramchatur Mallick(grand-uncle) Sanjay Kumar(son) born 1937,Darbhanga Gharana text in MC 17
Abhijit Banerjee tabla Calcutta Tushi Kanti Bose, Manik Pal, Gyan Prakash Ghosh, Annapurna Devi   born 1963, Farrukkhabad Gharana  
Abhik Sarkar sarod New Delhi        
Abhimaan Kaushal tabla   Sheikh Dawood   Lucknow Gharana  
Abid Husain, Ustad tabla Lucknow/Calcutta Mammad Khan (father, died when son was 7), Moonek Khan (brother) Wajid Husain (son-in-law), Hirendra Ganguly Khalifa of Lucknow Gharana, (1866-1836, brother of Munne Khan, Nadir Husain, taght at Bhatkhande Music College at the end of his life Kippen p. 72
Abid Hussain Khan, Ustad bin       late  
Abid Hussain, Ustad sarangi Rampur Haider Bux of Rampur(father-in-law) Hamid Hussain, Zahid Hussain(sons) (late) Rampur Gharana ALPC 9
Abida Parveen thumri          
Abir Singh esraj Calcutta Ranadhir Roy, Budhadev Das, Sisirkana Dhar Chowdhry   born 1976  
Achchan Maharaj(Jagannath Maharaj), Pt. kathak   Kalika Prasad(father), Bindadin Prasad(uncle) Vikram Singh Lucknow Gharana,died 1950.eldest son, only one to receive real training from his father P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Achlan Bai thumri       late  
Achrikar, Pt. khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Achyut Abyankar khayal Bombay Firoz Sastur   Kirana Gharana  
Afaq Husain, Ustad tabla Lucknow Abid Husain (grandfather), Wajid Husain (father) Ilmas Husain, Ilyas Husain (sons) Khalifa of Lucknow Gharana, (1930-199#), staff of Sangeet Natak Acad. Lucknow Kippen p. 72
Afaq Hussain Khan harmonium          
Aftar Nawas harmonium          
Afzal Hussain Jaipuri, Ustad thumri   Mamma Ismael(uncle), Bashir Khan, Barkat Ali Khan (mostly)   late Jaipur Gharana  
Agashe Buva khayal     Shobha Joshi late  
Aginu Sarkar sarangi Calcutta        
Ahmad Hussain tabla/sarangi   Rahim Bakhsh Khan (father)   Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Mehdi Husain, Inayat Husain, Mohammad Husain Kippen p.70
Ahmad Reza Khan, Ustad sarangi, vichitra vina Moradabad Abdul Aziz Khan(guru)   late  
Ahmed Ali Khan, Ustad khayal       late. Patiala Gharana, jugalbandi with Azad Amanat Khan  
Ahmed Hussain khayal Benares   Bismillah Khan 1st half 2Oth cent.  
Ahmedjan Thirakwa, Ustad tabla   Munir Khan, Nanne Khan Lalji Gokhale (Madhusudhan Ragunath), Nikhil Ghosh, Nizamuddhin Khan, Rashid Mustafa Tirakwa (-1975), Farukkabad Gharana  
Ahmidjan Mahajar sitar       AIR staff artist  
Ajani Mukherjee khayal          
Ajay Pohankar khayal   Janardan Pohankar(father), Dr. Sushila Pohankar      
Ajay Prasanna flute New Delhi        
Ajit Singh sitar Varanasi        
Ajoy Chakravorti khayal Calcutta Ajit Chakrabarty(father), Pannalal Samanta, Kanai Das Bairagi, Jnan Prakash Ghosh, Munawar Ali Khan   born 1953, teaches at Sangeet Research Academy  
Ajoy Krishnana, Pt. khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Akbar Husain tabla Lucknow Raza Hussain (father), Chuttan Khan (Lucknow Gharana)   Kothiwal Gharana, staff of AIR Lucknow and Bombay, only important living member of this gharana Kippen p.83
Akbar Khan dhrupad   Behram Khan(Satshashtri)   Dagarbani  
Akhil Bandhu Ghosh            
Akhishesh Gundecha pakhawaj          
Akhtar Ali Khan, Ustad khayal Sham Chorasi     late  
Akhtar Hussain Khan, Ustad khayal   Fatheh Ali Khan(father) Amanat, Fateh Ali Khan(sons) late, Patiala Gharana  
Akram Khan tabla New Delhi Niazu Khan   Ajrapa Gharana  
Akshyakumar Ghosh sitar Barisal (Bangla Desh)   Pannalal Ghosh, Nikhil Ghosh(sons) early 20th cent.  
Akud Ali Khan sarod          
Alam Ali Khan, Ustad khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Alban Mistry tabla/pakhawaj     Vidya Parab Sawant fem. Pakhawaj and tabla, history, schools and traditions (1984)
Ali Ahmed Hussain, Ustad shenai   Ali Jan Khan(father) Wazir Ali(grandfather), Nazir Hussain, Imdad Hussain(uncles)   born1939, attached to Kashi Vishwanath temple  
Ali Akbar Khan, Ustad sarod San Anselmo, Ca.   Ashish Khan (son), Brij Bushan Kabra, Damodarlal Kabra, Nikhil Banerjee, Mrinal Sen Gupta, Sharan Rani, Sisarkana Dhar Chaudhury    
Ali Bux Khan, Ustad khayal Kasoorwale Mohammed Ida Khan(father), Behram Khan(dhrupad), Haddu, Hassu Khan, Tanras Khan, Bade Mubarak Ali Khan Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Barkat Ali Khan(sons) early 20th cent. Patiala Gharana, Purbi ang  
Ali Bux, Ustad khayal     Akhtar Hussain Khan(son),Fateh Ali, Amanat Ali Khan(grandsons) 19th cent.,Patiala Gharana, jugalbandi with Fateh Ali ("Alliya-Fattu") ALPC 12
Ali Bux, Ustad shenai Benares   Bismillah Khan late, early 20th cent.  
Ali Jan Khan shenai   Wazir Ali(father) Ali Ahmed Hussain(son)    
Ali Jan, Ustad sarangi Rampur Haider Bux of Rampur Hamid Hussain late ALPC 9
Ali Qadar Suleiman Khan, Ustad tabla Patna/Azimabad     2nd half 19th cent.  
Alla Bande Khan, Ustad drupad Alwar Mohammed Ali Khan(father) Nasiruddhin, Rahimuddhin, Imauddhin, Hussainuddin Dagar(sons), grandfather of Dagar bros. (1845-1927) Dagarbani  
Alla Ditta Khan tabla tabla        
Alla Zilai khayal "Patnawali"     2nd half 19th cent.  
Alladin Khan vichitra vina          
Alladiya Khan tabla Hyderabad   Sheikh Dawood    
Alladiya Khan, Ustad sarangi Jaora-Indore Rajabali Khan   uncle of Amir Khan  
Alladiya Khan, Ustad khayal     Dilip Chandra Vedi, Kesarbai Kerkar, Mogubai Kurdikar late, Jaipur Atrauli Gharana, "Gayan Samrat", brother of Hyder Khan  
Allah Bakhsh Khan tabla   Modhu Khan (father) Ghulam Haider, Noori Khan (sons) Kothiwal Gharana, late Kippen p.70
Allah Ditta tabla          
Allah Rakha sarangi          
Allah Rakha, Ustad tabla   Kader Bax, Ashiq Ali Khan Zakir Hussain, Fasal Quereshi(sons), Yogesh Shansi, Anuradha Pal, Nishikant Barodekar, Divyang Vakil Punjab Gharana(1919- 5/02/00) obituary by Amjad Ali Khan(HT 6-02-00)
Allaudhin violin          
Allaudhin Khan dilruba, esraj          
Allaudhin Khan, Ustad sarod, violin etc. Maihar Nanu Gopal, Nandlal, Mohammed Wazir Khan Ali Akbar Khan(son), Annapurna Devi(daughter), Ashish Khan(grandson)Indraneel Bhattacharya, Nikhil Banerjee, Ravi Shankar(son-in-law), Sharan Rani, Vasant Rai, Timir Baran Padmabushan(1958) Padma Vibushan(1971) (1862-1972)  
Aloke Nath flute          
Altaf Hussain Jhan tabla Lahore     late  
Altaf Hussain Khan, Ustad khayal       late, Khurja Gharana (U.P)  
Amaan Ali Bangash sarod New Delhi Amjad Ali Khan(father)      
Aman Ali Khan khayal   Ali Bax Khan(father)   first half 20th cent.  
Aman Ali Khan, Ustad khayal Bombay   Amir Khan late, Bhendibazar Gharana  
Amanali Khan, Ustad khayal     Lata Mangeshkar, Vasantrao Deshpande late  
Amanat Ali Khan, Ustad khayal/ghazal   Akhtar Hussain Khan(father) Lata Mangeshkar late, Patiala Gharana  
Amanat Ali, Ustad khayal   Rajabali Khan Lata Mageshkar late  
Amar Dey tabla          
Amar Nath khayal          
Amarnath Misra sitar          
Amba Sanyal religious/khayal          
Ambar Kumar bhajan          
Amir Hussain Khan, Ustad tabla   Munir Khan, Nanne Khan Nikhil Ghosh born 1901, Farukkabad Gharana  
Amir Khan, Ustad khayal Indore Shamir Khan(father), Aman Ali Khan, Abdul Karim Khan(indirectly), Abdul Waheed Khan(indirectly) Munir Khan, Singh Bandu (1912-) NRCD 0091
Amir Khan, Ustad sarod Calcutta     1st half 20th cent.  
Amir Khusrau Dihlavi khayal       (1251-1326), founding father of Hindustani music  
Amit Bhattacharya sarod   Jotin Bhattacharya(father)      
Amitara Mitra tabla   Jnan Prakesh Ghosh      
Amiuddhin Dagar, Ustad dhrupad born in Calcutta Naziruddhin Khan Dagar (father)   Born 1923/4 jugalbhandi with Mohiuddhib Dagar, known as (senior) Dagar Brothers, Dagarbani  
Amiya Chakravorty vichitra vina     Narayan Chakravorty    
Amjad Ali Dipalpuri tabla Lahore Altaf Hussain Khan Qamar Ali(son) died 2000 while playing at Data Ganj Bux Shrine in Lahore, longtime accopianist of Meher Ali/sher Ali(Quawali)  
Amjad Ali Khan, Ustad sarod New Delhi Hafiz Ali Khan(father) Amaan, Ayaan Ali Bangash(sons) born 1945, Padma Shree(1975)  
Amjad Amanat Ali Khan khayal Pakistan        
Amjad Khan sarangi Calcutta        
Amlesh Chaterjee tabla     Samir Chaterjee Farukkabad Gharana  
Amman Khan tabla Calcutta Mammad Khan   mid 19th cent., served in exiled Nawab Wajid Ali Shah's court in Calcutta Kippen p. 74
Amrit Sen bin, sitar   Rahim Sen(father?) Mustaq Ali Khan(via disciple) late  
Anad Bedekar tabla          
Anand Badamikar tabla          
Anand Bobas tabla          
Anand Kumar khayal          
Anand Kumar Mallick pakhawaj       Darbhanga Gharana  
Anand Kunthe sarangi Bombay        
Anand Manohar Joshi khayal Poona   Vasantrao Kulkarni, Gajananrao Joshi Gwalior Gharana  
Ananda Gopal Bandhopadhyay tabla   Mahadeo Prasad Mishra   Benares Gharana  
Anandkumar Mallick pakhawaj   Bidur Mallick(father)   Darbhanga Gharana text in MC 17
Anant Damle stage/khayal Bombay Bapurao Pendharkar, Monohar Bhave   (1915-)  
Anant Lal, Pt. shenai New Delhi   Daya Shankar(son)    
Anant Rane harmonium   P. Madhukar      
Anant Rane tabla          
Anantrao Kurlekar tabla     Vipulkumar Kurlekar(son) husband of Shakuntalabai Kurlekar  
Anaradha Pal tabla Mumbai        
Andid A. Prasad pakhawaj          
Aneesh Pradha tabla   Nikhil Ghosh   Farukkabad Gharana  
Aneesuddhin Dagar dhrupad       Dagarbani  
Angeli Todi khayal          
Anil Bhattacharya tabla Calcutta        
Anil Palit tabla   Kishan Maharaj, Kanthe Maharaj   Benares Gharana  
Anindo Chatterjee tabla Calcutta Biswanath Chaterjee (uncle) Jnan Prakash Ghosh   born 1954 Farukkabad Gharana  
Anindya Chaterjee, prof. tabla          
Anirban Dasgupta sarod          
Anis-ud-daula tabla Calcutta Mammad Khan   mid 19th cent., served in exiled Nawab Wajid Ali Shah's court in Calcutta Kippen p. 74
Anita Sen thumri          
Anjali Banerjee ghazal          
Anjani Shur thumri          
Anjanibai Lolekar khayal          
Anjanibai Malpekar khayal Bombay   Kumar Ghandarva Bhindi Bazar Gharana  
Annapurna Shankar surbahar   Allauddhin Khan(father) Hariprasad Chaurasia married Ravi Shankar  
Anokhe Lal, Pt. tabla Benares Baldev Sahai Mahapurush Mishra late, Benares Gharana  
Ansar Hussain harmonium          
Anup Dutta tabla          
Anupriya Deotale violin New Delhi        
Anurda Pal tabla   Zakir Hussain   Punjab Gharana  
Anwar Hussain Khan, Ustad khayal     M.R. Gautam late  
Aparna Chakraborty khayal          
Apooch Pathak, Pt. sitar   Raj Kumar Pathak(father) Rameshwar Pathak(son) late text by Patrick Moutal in Oc. 558 672 73
Appa Jalgaonkar harmonium          
Appayya Swami khayal     Mallikarjun Mansur late  
Apurbo Mukherjee tabla Calcutta Shankar Ghosh   born 1971  
Arati Ankalikar khayal          
Archana Keshari Prasad Mishra sarangi          
Arif Khan flute          
Arjun Shewal pakhawaj          
Arjuni Vaidya bin/rebab/sursingar Benares(orig. Punjab)     early 20th cent., died ±1932, prehistory of stage songs Rai Anand Krishna, The musical setting In Banaras
Arjunsa Nakod khayal     Jayateerth Mevundi Gwalior Gharana  
Arun Ghosal tabla          
Arunkanti Ghosh tabla          
Arvind Apte khayal Bombay Firoz Sastur   Kirana Gharana  
Arvind Gajendragadkar flute   Murlidkar Shastri, Omkarnath Thakur, B.R. Deodar, Swami Patvartikar      
Arvind Parikh sitar   Vilayat Khan(guru)   born 1927  
Arvind Thatte harmonium          
Asad Ali Khan harmonium          
Asad Ali Khan, Ustad khayal Pakistan     late. Agra Gharana  
Asad Ali Khan, Ustad rudra vina, vichitra vina New Delhi     born 1937  
Asad Amanat Ali Khan khayal          
Asaf Ali Khan sarangi          
Asgar Hussain Khan, Ustad harmonium          
Asha Bosle khayal, film   Ali Akbar Khan(recently)   sister of Lata Mangeshkar  
Asha Sharma ghazal          
Ashalata Wabgaonkar stage          
Ashawalkar flute          
Asheesh Banerjee esraj          
Ashfaque Hussain Khan harmonium          
Ashiq Ali Khan drupad Benares   Mustaq Ali Khan (son), Sudarshanacharya(sitar) early 20th cent  
Ashiq Ali Khan sarangi Agra     Agra Gharana  
Ashiq Ali Khan Senia sursingar, sitar Benares Barkatullah Khan(uncle)      
Ashiq Ali Khan, Ustad khayal   Fateh Ali Khan(father) Ali Bux, Kale Khan, Bade Ghulam Ali Khan Patiala Gharana, late...  
Ashiq Hussain kathak       late. Janki Das Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Ashir Bindo khayal          
Ashish Khan, Ustad sarod   Allauddhin Khan(grandfather), Ali Akbar Khan(father) Ranajit SenGupta born 1939  
Ashish Kumar Barari tabla          
Ashish Pradhan tabla          
Ashok Ingle sitar          
Ashok Pathak sitar   Ballaram Pathak(father)   born 1949  
Ashok Roy sarod   Ali Akbar Khan   born 1936  
Ashraf Khan, Ustad tabla     Hidayat Khan    
Ashrami Pankajam Dass bhajan          
Ashutosh Bhattacharya tabla   Kante Maharaj   Benares Gharana, First half 20th cent.  
Ashwini Bhide khayal          
Asif Ali Khan sarangi Delhi        
Asit Pal tabla          
Askar Hussain violin          
Aslam Khan, Ustad khayal   Azmat Hussain Khan(brother-in-law), Khadim Hussain Khan   Hapue Gharana  
Ata Hussain Khan khayal     Sharafat Hussain Khan Agra Gharana  
Ata Mohammed Khan khayal Patiala   Begum Akhtar Tanras Khan Gharana/ Patiala Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Athar Husain sarangi Patna Bahadur Husain (father)   Kothiwal Gharana, late Kippen p.70
Atma Ram, Pt. khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Atul Desai khayal Benares Omkarnath Thakur, Pt.      
Ayaan Ali Bangash sarod   Amjad Ali Khan(father)      
Ayodya Prasad pakhawaj Rampur   Gopal Das late. Nana Panse Gharana  
Azim Khan of Jawra, Ustad tabla Jawra   Hidayat Khan, Nizamuddhin Khan late, Delhi Gharana  
Azimuddhin Khan tabla          
Aziz Ali Khan, Ustad vichitra vina       late.gurubai of Rajabali Khan  
Azizuddhin Khan, Ustad khayal     Jitendra Abhisheki late. Jaipur Gharana  
Azmat Hussain Khan, Ustad khayal     Jitendra Abhisheki, Aslam Khan(brother-in-law) late. Atrauli and Agra Gharana  
B. Shankar Karakar tabla          
B.L. Kabra sarod, guitar   Ali Akbar Khan   brother of D.L. Kabra, (Kabra Brothers)  
B.R. Deodar, Prof. khayal, musicologist Bombay Vishnu Digambar Paluskar, Shende Khan Arvind Gajendragadkar, Kumar Ghandarva, Lakshmi Shankar, Sarasvati Rane (1902-), Gwalior Gharana  
B.V. Keskar drupad   Hari Mohan Ghoshal   1st half 20th cent.  
Baba Gopal Das/ Imam Baksh Khan dhrupad Delhi   Haider Khan, Behram Khan(sons) mid 18th cent. founder of Dagarbani  
Baba Thakur Das pakhawaj     Swami Pagal Das    
Babalal Sitarwala, Pt. sitar Indore     late  
Baban Manjrekar harmonium          
Babanrao Haldankar khayal       Agra Gharana, head of Music dept. of Goa Kala Academy  
Babu Lal pakhawaj          
Babu Nandam Pathak, Pt. dhrupad Balia(U.P) Dinanath Pathak(father)     text by Patrick Moutal in Oc. 558 672 73
Babu Shivendra Nath Basu (Santu Babu) bin Benares     First half 2Oth cent. head of Bharat Kala Parishad Musical setting in Benares p. 21
Babulal Andharia khayal     Rasiklal Andharia(brother) late. Kirana Gharana  
Babur Ali Khan flute          
Baburao Kulkarni, Pt. sitar     Shashank Katti    
Baccha Lal Mishra sarangi Benares        
Bachchu Pathak, Pt. dhrupad Balia(U.P) Dinanath Pathak(father) Ganesh Pathak, Babu Nandam Pathak, Ram Govind Pathak(sons) 19th cent. text by Patrick Moutal in Oc. 558 672 73
Bachumia piano     Vistasp Balsara    
Badal Khan khayal     Vishmadev Chatterjee early 20th cent.  
Badal Khan sarangi Dholpur        
Badda Miyan shenai Benares     attached to Lakshman Bala temple of the Scindas at Bala Ghat  
Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Pt. khayal   Ali Bux Khan(father), Kale Khan(uncle), Aashiq Ali Khan Meera Banerjee, Munawar Ali Khan(son), Prasun Banerjee, Sanddya Mukherjee (1902-1968). Patiala Gharana (Kasoor Gharana), Padmabushan 1962, "Sabrangi"  
Bade Mohammed Khan khayal Gwalior     Gwalior Gharana (qawwal bache), founded Gwalior Gharana Wade(p.37)
Bade Ramdas khayal Banares   Sidhiswari Devi, Umadutt Sharma late.  
Bader-uz Zaman khayal Pakistan        
Badi Malka Jan thumri Benares   Gauhar Jan(daughter) mid 19th cent.  
Badi Moti Bai thumri Benares Siyaji Mishra, Mitan Lal, Miozuddhin Khan      
Badri Maharaj tabla Benares Kante Maharaj Giuseppe Fiore Benares Gharana  
Baggar Prasad Mishra thumri Benares   Bari Moti Bai late P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Bahachandra Tihandi khayal Maharashtra        
Bahadur Husain tabla Lucknow Nadir Husain (father) Nayab Khan (son) Lucknow Gharana, late Kippen p. 72
Bahadur Husain tabla/sarangi Patna Noori Khan (father) Atkar Husain (son) Kothiwal Gharana, late Kippen p.70
Bahadur Hussain Khan bin, khayal, drupad       Jaipur Seni Gharana of Beenkars 19th century, inventor of tarana  
Bahadur Hussain Khan, Ustad khayal     Mustaq Hussain Khan, Manilal Nag(indirectly) 2nd half 19th cent., Bishupur Gharana, patron: Maharaja Ragunath Singh Bahadur of Mallabhum(Bishupur), Faiyaz Khan married his daughter  
Bahadur Khan sarangi          
Bahadur Khan, Ustad sarod Calcutta Allaudhin Khan Tejendra Narayan Majumdar (1933-1989)  
Bahauddhin Dagar rudravina   Zia Mohiuddhin Dagar   Dagarbani  
Bahir Ahmed bhajan          
Bajju Khan sarangi   Saadat Ali Khan (father) Sarfraz Husain, Iqbal Husain Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Raza Husain, Chutke Khan Kippen p.70
Bakshu Khan tabla   Hussain Khan (father)   Delhi/lucknow Gharana, mid 19th cent. Kippen p.68
Bakul Pandit stage          
Bal Ghandarva (Naranrao Rajhans) khayal/stage       (1880-1967)  
Bala Sahab Poochawala khayal          
Baladevji Mishra kathak Benares     Benares (Mishra) tradition, teacher at Bharat Kala Parishad, first half 20th cent. Musical setting in Benares p. 21
Balakrishnabua Kapileshwari khayal     Firoz Dashtur 1st half 20th cent.  
Balawal Belgiumwala            
Baldeo Tewari drupad     Siyaram Tiwari late, Darbhanga Gharana  
Baldeo Upadhyaya pakhawaj Gaya     (1915-1958), text in MC 17
Baldev Sahai tabla     Anokelal Mishra, Kashinath Maharaj, Vikku Maharaj late, Benares Gharana  
Bale Khan sitar Dharwar Rahimat Khan(grandfather) Karim Khan(father) Rais Khan(son   Times of India 2 dec. 1999
Balkrishna Bua Ichalkaranjikar, Pt. khayal     Mirashibuva late.  
Balkrishna Iyer tabla          
Balkrishna Sharma pakhawaj          
Ballaram Pathak, Pt. sitar   Ram Govind Pathak(father) Ashok Pathak, Vinod Pathak, Pramod Pathak, Vinay Pathak(sons) late, born 1923 text by Patrick Moutal in Oc 558672 73
Baluji Shrivastav dilruba          
Balwant Rai Bhatt, Pt. khayal     Veena Sahasrabuddhe, Kashinath Bodas    
Balwantrao Abhisheki khayal       Agra Gharana  
Bamacharan Banerjee, Pt. khayal     Dilip Kumar Roy early 20th cent.  
Bande Ali Khan, Ustad bin Indore   Jaffer Khan, Abdul Waheed Khan late, Indore Gharana Anecdote: BAK used to play the bin for forteen years beside a holy man who never acknowledge his presence. One day while he was playing the holy man went into transe. After this he told Bande Ali Khan to leave(Neuman 1990)  
Bandez Hussain Khan khayal          
Bando Khan tabla     Ghulam Sarwar Sabri Ajrapa Gharana  
Bankim Pal sitar   Enayat Khan Indrajit Banerjee (son)    
Banney Khan, Ustad khayal     Jamal Khan, Piarey Khan, Saindhey Khan, Misri Khan late. Patiala Gharana, see Ummeed Khan  
Bapu Lal sarangi Delhi        
Bapurao Pendharkar khayal     Anant Damle    
Bapurao Pendharkar stage       (1892-1937)  
Barat Kamat tabla          
Bare Kale Khan tabla   Makkhu Khan (father) Wali Bakhsh Khan (son) Delhi Gharana, late 19th cent. brotehr of Nazar Ali Khan Kippen p.68
Bari Moti Bai thumri/ khayal Darbangha(born), Benares Bari Moti Bai(father)   (1891-?)  
Barkat Ali Khan, Ustad khayal/thumri   Ali Baksh(father) Afzal Hussain Khan Jaipuri (1907-1963) Patiala Gharana, brother of Bade Ghulam Ali Khan  
Barkatullah Khan, Ustad bin/rebab/sursingar Benares   Ashiq Ali Khan Senia(nephew) late 19th/early 20th cent. Rai Anand Krishna, The musical setting In Banaras
Baru Kumar Pal guitar          
Basavaraj Rajaguru, Pt. khayal Dharwad Panchakshar Gawai (father), Sawai Ghandarva, Panchakshari Buva, Nilakantha Buva, Suresh Babu Mane, Mubarak Ali, Abdul Wahid Khan, Inayatullah Khan, Roshan Ara Begum, Govindrao Tembe Ganapati Bhat, Parameshwar Hegde, Shataram Hegde, Nachiketa Sharma born 1920, late. Kirana Gharana (Gwalior, Patiala) Padmashree (1975) leaflet Dharwad, text by Dr. H.A. Katti, article by Nachiketa Sharma
Basha Mishra, Pt. tabla Benares   Samta Prasad (son) died 1926, Benares Gharana  
Bashir Ahmed Khan tabla Pakistan        
Bashir Khan sarangi Bhopal     Gwalior Gharana  
Bashir Khan, Ustad khayal/thumri     Afzal Hussain Jaipuri, Basavraj RajaguruDipali Nag, Vidyadhari Devi, Kirana Gharana, late P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Bashir Mohammed khayal     Jyotsna Bohle    
Basit Khan rabab/surshringar       born 1787. invented the surshringar Kippen p. 21
Basudeo Upadhyaya pakhawaj Gaya     died 1942, text in MC 17
Beeru Mishra tabla   Wajid Hussain Khan   Benares Gharana  
Begum Akhtar thumri/ghazal Faizabad(birth) Imdad Khan(sarangi), Ghulam Mohammed Khan, Sakhawat Hussain Khan, Ata Muhammed Khan, Waheed Khan M.R. Gautam late. (1910/14-1974)"Queen of Ghazal"  
Behere Buwa Ganesh Ramchandra, Pt. khayal   Abdul Karim Khan   late. Kirana Gharana  
Behram Khan dhrupad Jaipur Baba Gopal Das (father) Akbar Khan, Saddu Khan (1753-1878 ?!), Dagarbani  
Behram Khan Dagar, Ustad dhrupad   Gopal Das(father)   19th Century, Dagarbani  
Beraz Khan khayal          
Beshu Mishra of Kabirchaura, Pt. thumri Benares   Gauhar Jan Patiala Gharana, mid 19th cent.  
Bhagat-ji tabla   Ram Saray   Benares Gharana, late 19th cent.  
Bhagvati Sahai, Pt. tabla Benares   Sharda Sahai(son) Benares Baj  
Bhagwan Das Mishra sarangi          
Bhagwan Das Mridangacharya pakhawaj     Swami Pagal Das    
Bhagwan Dass Sharma santur          
Bhai Gopal Singh khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Bhai Gurdit Singh khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Bhai Lal Mohammed khayal     Ghulam Hussain Shaggan(son) Kampurthala Gharana)  
Bhairon Sahay tabla   Ram Saray   Benares Gharana, late 19th cent.  
Bhaiya Sahib harmonium/thumri/dadra Benares   Bismillah Khan first half 20th cent. stayed long time in Ganga Mahal(Benares) Musical setting in Benares p. 21
Bhaiyasahib Ganpatrao, Pt. thumri, harmonium Calcutta Sadiq Ali Khan Gauhar Jan late 19th cent.  
Bharat Bushan Goswami sarangi Delhi        
Bhaskar Chandravarkar sitar          
Bhaskarbua Bakhale       Kesarbai Kerkar, Krishnarao    
Bhaskarbuva Bakhale, Pt. khayal     Dilip Chandra Vedi early 20th cent. Agra, Gwalior, Jaipur Gharana  
Bhawani Das shyam sangeet          
Bhilal Mahmod khayal          
Bhimsen Joshi, Pt. khayal Puna Sawai Ghandarva   born 1922, Kirana Gharana  
Bhimshankar Rao khayal Baroda        
Bhishmadev Vedi       Zarin Daruwala    
Bhola Nath Mishra sarangi/vocal          
Bhola Nath, Pt. flute     Hariprasad Chaurasia, Manik Varma    
Bhola Ram pakhawaj     Gopal Das(son) Nana Panse Gharana  
Bholanath Bhat, Pt. khayal Darbhanga   Ramashreya Jha   Rajan P. Parrikar, reflexions on raag Hamir
Bhupender Singh khayal          
Bhurji Khan khayal     Gajananrao Joshi    
Bhurji Khan, Ustad khayal     Mallikarjun Mansur younger brother of Manji Khan  
Bhuvaneshwar Mishra violin       AIR Cuttack, plays both Carnatic and hindustani music, national award of sangeet Natak Academy  
Bibdadib Maharaj kathak Lucknow Durga Prasad (father)   mid 19th cent.  
Bibhas Das Purakayasthan tabla   Jnan Prakesh Ghosh      
Bidur Mallick dhrupad   Sukdeo Mallick(father) Anandkumar Mallick, Ramkumar Mallick, Premkumar Mallick(sons) Darbhanga Gharana born 1936, text in MC 17
Bijonbala Ghosh Dastidar khayal Benares Omkarnath Thakur, Pt.      
Bikram Ghosh tabla   Shankar Ghosh      
Biku Mishra, Pt. tabla Benares   Samta Prasad Benares Gharana  
Bilapani Mishra khayal          
Bilas Khan vocal   Mian Tan Sen (father)      
Bilawal Beljium banjo          
Bilayat Hossain shenai          
Bimal Ch. Das esraj Calcutta   Sailen Das, Santany Das (sons) late booklet acc. CD: C 560154
Bimalendu Mukherjee sitar, surbahar Bhilai   Budhaditya Mukherjee born 1925  
Bindadin Maharaj kathak, thumri Lucknow Durga Prsad(father), Thakur Prasad(uncle) Gauhar Jan, Zohra Bai, Jhande Khan (1830-1918) founder of Lucknow Gharana, brother of Kalika Prasad P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Birendra Kishore Roy sitar Calcutta   Sobroto Roy Chaudhuri    
Birju Maharaj khayal          
Birju Maharaj Mishra tabla Benares     first half 20th cent. Teacher at Bharat Kala Parishad, Benares Gharana Musical setting in Benares p. 22
Birju Maharaj(Brijmohan Maharaj) kathak, tabla, pakhawaj, nus New Delhi Achchan Maharaj(father), Lunchu Maharaj, Sambhu Maharaj(uncles) Rani Karna, Pramila Pande, Tirath Ajmani, Rekha Shankar, Kavita(daughter), Jai Krishna(son),Nirmala Nandu, Sharda Dabhada, Malavika Sarkar, Shobhana Narayan head of dance dept of Kathak Kendra, "torch-bearer of Kalka-Bindadin Gharana" P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Biru Mishra tabla Benares     Benares Gharana, 1st half 20th cent.  
Bismillah Khan, Ustad shenai Benares Ali Bux, Ahmed Hussain(khayal), Badda Miyan and Vilayat Miyan   born 1918, Padmabushan 1968, attached to Lakshman Bala temple of the Scindas at Bala Ghat  
Biswajit Roy Chaudhuri sarod New Delhi        
Biswanath Bose tabla     Kumar Bose Benares Gharana  
Bitchuwant Bharthi khayal          
Bithaldas Gujrati pakhawaj          
Boorey Khan, Ustad khayal     Meeran Bux(son) Patiala Gharana. Brought khayal music to the Punjab from Gwalior, see Ummeed Khan  
Brij Bushan Kabra, Pt. guitar   Shah Goverhan Kabra(father), D.L. Kabra(brother), Ali Akbar Khan   born 1937  
Brij Narayan, Pt. sarod Bombay Ram Narayan(father), Chatur Lal(uncle)   born 1952  
Buddhadev Das esraj Santiniketan Ranadhir Roy Abir Singh    
Budhadev Das Gupta, Pt. sarod   Radhika Mohan Maitra (guru)   born 1933  
Budhaditya Mukherjee sitar Calcutta Bimalendu Mukherjee(father)   born 1955  
Bugara Khan tabla   Chote Khan (father)   Delhi Gharana early 19th cent. Kippen p.68
Bundi Maharaj, Pt. tabla     Madan Mishra Benares Gharana, late  
Bundu Khan, Ustad sarangi Pakistan   Umrao Bundu Khan(son) Indore Durbar, Delhi Gharana, first half 20th cent.  
Buparao Shaligram khayal     Padmavati Gokhale    
Burdishimah Ragernath sitar       on AIR staff  
C. Anandkumar Gujarati bhajan          
C.D. Kerkare khayal          
C.H. Atma bhajan Hyderabad(Sind) born     (1923-late), popular singer of the 40sand 50s  
C.R. Vyas, Pt. khayal Osmanabad Govindrao Batambrekar,Rajarambuva Paradkar, Yeshwantbuva Mirashi, Jagannathbuva Purohit(Gunidas), S.N. Ratanjankar Kunda Weling, Prabhakar Karekar born 1924, worked on Sangeet Shiksha-Peeth of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan (Bombay) Tansen Samman (1999) Penname: Gunijaan ECSD 2974
Chajju Khan bin Gwalior   Shamir Khan    
Chajju Khan khayal Bombay   Mamman Khan(sarangi) founder of Bendhibazar Gharana  
Chajju Khan tabla   Hussain Khan (father)   Delhi Gharana, mid 19th cent. Kippen p.68
Chakravarty tabla          
Chakravorty sitar          
Chamma Khan tabla     Shaafat Ahmed Delhi Gharana  
Chamma Khan tabla       Delhi Gharana  
Chand Khan tabla   Chote Khan (father)   Delhi Gharana early 19th cent. Kippen p.68
Chand Khan, Ustad khayal, sursagar   Mamman Khan(father), Bundu Khan(cousin) Nasir Ahmed Khan(nephew), Umrao Bundu Khan, Zahoor Khan(son-in-law, nephew) Delhi Gharana, title: Sangeet Martand  
Chand Mishra, Sri thumri     Girja Devi Benares Gharana  
Chand Prasad kathak   Narayan Prasad(father)     P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Chanda Bai khayal Patna/Azimabad   Roshan Ara Begum(daughter) married Abdul Haq, mother of Roshan Ara Begum  
Chanda Khan sarangi Benares        
Chandra Mohan tabla          
Chandra Sekhar esraj          
Chandrakant Kamat tabla          
Chandrakant Sardesh Mukherjee sitar          
Chandrani Mukherjee bhajan          
Chandrashekar Naringekar surbahar, sitar   Zia Mohiuddhin Dagar   Dagarbani  
Channu Khan sarangi Calcutta        
Charanjit Lal Kathak, Pt. tabla     Hidayat Khan    
Chatur Lal, Pt. tabla   Nathu Prasad, Hafiz Mia Ramnarayan(brother) 1926-1967  
Chauri Upadhyaya dhrupad Gaya       text in MC 17
Chhabi Banerjee, geetashree kirtan          
Chhammi Bebum dadra          
Chhota Gandarva stage          
Chhote Khan, Ustad sarangi   Haider Khan(father) Abdul Latif Khan(son) late  
Chhote Muhammed Khan Beenkar, Ustad bin   Rajabali Khan Rais Khan(son) late, guribai of Rajabali Khan  
Chhote Rahimat Khan sitar Dharwar Rahimat Khan(grandfather) Karim Khan(father)      
Chhotey Ghulam Ali Khan khayal Qawwal Bacon ka Gharana        
Chikra Bose dadra          
Chimmoy Lahari khayal Calcutta   Parveen Sultana    
Chimote, Pt. harmonium          
Chinmoy Lahari khayal, ragprodhan   Khurshed Ali Khan, Chote Khan   born 1921  
Chintamani Jain jaltarang          
Chintamanrao Paluskar, Pt. khayal     D.V. Paluskar(cousin)    
Chiranji Lal kathak, pakhawaj Lucknow, Delhi Hanuman Prasad(father), Bindadin Maharaj   late. Jaipur Gharana, excelled in Bhava P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Chitresh Das kathak   Ram Narain Mishra     P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Chitta Ranjan Jyotisha khayal Benares     at BHU  
Chote Khan khayal     Chinmoy Lahari    
Chote Khan tabla   Muhammed Khan (father) Gamay Khan, Munnu Khan(sons), Natthu Khan(son-in law) Delhi Gharana, early 20th cent. Kippen p.68
Chote Khan tabla   Sudhar Khan (father) Buggara Khan, Chand Khan, Lalle Masit Khan (sons) Delhi Gharana, early 19th cent. Kippen p.68
Chote Khan tabla Kanpur Gasita Khan (father) Nisar Abbas Khan, Saadat Ali Khan (sons) Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Ghulam Imam Khan, Rahim Baksh Khan Kippen p.70
Chotey Lal tabla       Delhi Gharana  
Chotte Narayan Mallick pakhawaj   Bal Dev Uppadya Pannalal Uppadhya daughter married Ballaram Pathak late text by Patrick Moutal in Oc. 558 672 73
Choube Maharaj tabla          
Chutke Khan sarangi   Saadat Ali Khan (father) Munowarusain (son) Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Raza Husain, Bajju Khan Kippen p.70
Chuttan Khan tabla Lucknow Najju Khan (father), Haider Husain (probably) Nayab Khan, Akbar Husain Lucknow Gharana, late Kippen p. 72
Chuttan Khan tabla Lucknow Haider Husain Akbar Khan Lucknow Gharana, 1st half 20th cent.  
D. Aita wadekar tabla          
D. Amel flute          
D. Rijam jaltarang          
D. Rijram jaltarang          
D.H. Thakar flute          
D.K. Chaterjee tabla          
D.K. Datar violin   Narayanrao Datar(brother) Pt. D.V.Paluskar(uncle)Vighneshwar Shastri   studied at Prof. Deodar's School of Indian Music, accompanied D.V.Paluskar  
D.K. Kabra sarod   Ali Akbar Khan Brij Bushan Kabra(brother), Mrinal Sen Gupta    
D.K. Thakur flute          
D.R. Narurkar, Pt. tabla     Deepak Nerurkar(son) late  
D.V. Paluskar, Pt. khayal   Vishnu Digambar Paluskar(father), Chintamanrao Paluskar(cousin),Narayanrao Vyas, Vinayakrao Patwardhan, Mirashi Buva(Gwalior)   Gwalior Gharana(1921-1955)  
D.V. Parvartikar, Swami bin, dattatreya vina, rudra vina     Arvind Gajendragadkar born 1916  
Dabir Khan / Dayal Singh bin, khayal, drupad       Jaipur Seni Gharana of Beenkars 19th century  
Dabishish Chakravorty tabla          
Dahajudaulah Dhari sarod Lucknow     mid 19th cent  
Dalia Rahut thumri, Purabibi gayaki   PT.A. Kannan, Girija Devi   Benares Gharana, studied at Sangeet Research Academy  
Damodar Adhikari sitar maker Calcutta   Kannailal, Nityananda Lal (sons) late 19th century S. Landsberg, Kanailal and brother
Damodarlal Kabra sarod   Ali Akbar Khan   born 1926  
Damodarlal Kabra sarod, guitar   Ali Akbar Khan   born 1926, brother of B.L. Kabra (Kabra Brothers)  
Dargah Quli Khan khayal       18th cent. wrote memoirs  
Dargahi Maharaj khayal Benares   Vidyadhari Devi   P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Darshan Singh clarinet          
Daud Khan sarangi Indore        
Daya Halim Kabra tabla          
Daya Shankar shenai          
Dayan Ali Quadri tabla   Mehboob Shah Warsi   Farukkabad Gharana  
Dayaram Mishra sarangi          
Debasish Sarkar tabla          
Debendra Krishna Chattopadhyay sitar   Panubabu (father)      
Debu Battacharyee flute Pakistan        
Debu Chaudhuri sitar New Delhi Mustaq Ali Khan(guru)   born 1935, Padmabushan  
Deepa Ranganath khayal New Delhi        
Deepak Nerurkar tabla   D.R? Narurkar(father)   AIR Bombay  
Deodar Joshi khayal          
Devendra Murdeshwar flute   Pannalal Ghosh Nityanand Haldipur Pt. son in law of Pannalal Ghosh  
Dhanodar Surdas khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Dhirendranath Bose       Shyam Gangoly late  
Dhondutai Kulkarni khayal          
Dhruba Ghosh sarangi Bombay Nikhil Ghosh(father) Bundu Khan(influence), Sagiruddhin Khan      
Dhumani Madhukar shenai          
Digambarbua Kulkarni khayal     Prabdudev Sardar late, Kirana Gharana  
Dikdar Khan sarangi Jhansi        
Dildar Hussain Khan sarangi Delhi        
Dilip Chandra Vedi, Pt khayal, musicologist   Bhaskar Rao Bakhle, Faiyaz Khan, Alladiya Khan, Hyder Bux, Uttam Singh   (1901-late)  
Dilip Kumar Roy bhajan   Abdul Karim Khan, Faiyaz Khan, Bamcharan Banerjee Uma Bose of Hashi (1897-late), associated with Sri Aurobindo  
Dilshad Hussain shenai          
Dilshad Khan tabla          
Dilshad Khan, Ustad khayal   Faiyaz and Niaz Ahmed Khan(gurus), Bade Ghulam Ali Khan(mentor), N.C. Chakravorty, N. Banerjee, J.P. Ghosh     ECSD 2919 became disiple of Niaz and Fiayaz Ahmed in 1964
Dinanath Mangeshkar stage     Lata Mangeshkar late, elder of Mangeshkar family(Lata, Hridaynath, Meena, Usha Mangeshkar, Asha Bosle  
Dinanath Mishra tabla          
Dinanath Pathak, Pt. dhrupad Balia(U.P)   Bachchu Pathak 19th cent. text by Patrick Moutal in Oc. 558 672 73
Dinendranath Tagore ghazal     Pankaj Kumar Mullick    
Dinesh Ch. Chandra sitar          
Dinesh Patel tabla          
Dinkar Kaikini Pt. khayal Bombay Nagesh Rao, Omkarnath Thakur, S.N. Ratanjankar(mainly), Faiyaz Khan(inspired by) Lalit Rao Born 1927, head of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's Bharatiya Sangeet and Narthan Shikshapeeth in Bombay  
Dinkarrao Jadhav(Shri) khayal   Habib Khan, Nathan Khan Vijaja Jadhav Gatlewar(daughter) Atrauli-Jaipur Gharana  
Dipak Nerurkar tabla          
Dipali Nag Talukdar khayal   Bashir Khan, Faiyaz Khan(guru), Tasaduq Hussain Khan, Vilayat Hussain Khan   born 1922, Agra, Rangeele Gharana  
Dipar Chatterjee khayal          
Diuyang Vakil tabla   Latif Ahmed Khan, Sudhir Kumar Sazena, Alla Rakha   Delhi Gharana  
Diyanath Mishra khayal          
Dr. Chaukla khayal          
Dulal Roy jaltarang, santur          
Durga Prasad kathak Lucknow   Bindadin Maharaj(son) head of Lucknow Gharana mid 19th cent.  
Durga Prasad shenai   Kanhaiya Lal      
Durgadas Banerjee ghazal     Pankaj Kumar Mullick    
Durgesh Muntani khayal          
Eid Mohammed Ajmeri tabla Pakistan        
Eknath Pandit khayal     Sharadchandra Arolkar early 20th cent.  
Eknath Thakurdas harmonium          
Eldo Aimeri tabla Pakistan        
Enayat Hussain tabla          
Enayat Hussain Khan khayal Rampur        
Enayat Khan sitar, surbahar, sursaptak   Imdad Khan(father) Bankim Pal, Vilayat Khan(son) (1894-1938) State Musician at Gauripur  
Esmail Sheikh tabla       born in Kenya, Africa  
Fahimuddhin Dagar, Ustad dhrupad born in Delhi Rahimuddhin Dagar(father)   born 1927, Dagarbani  
Faiyaz Ahmed Khan, Ustad khayal Benares Bashir Khan(father)   jugalbandi with Niaz Ahmed Khan  
Faiyaz Khan tabla   Hidayat Khan, Iman Ali Khan   uncle of Zamir Ahmed Khan, brother of Munir Khan(sarangi), Delhi Gharana  
Faiyaz Khan, Ustad khayal Baroda Ghulam Hussain Khan (grandfather), Kallan Khan(uncle) Dilip Chandra Vedi, Dilip Kumar Roy, Dipali Nag, Jnanendra Prasad Goswami, Latafat Hussain Khan, Sharafat Hussain Khan, Vilayat Hussain Khan, Vishwadev Chatterjee (1881-1950) Agra Gharana, "Aftab-e-Mausiqi" title in 1911  
Faiyaz Khan, Ustad tabla   Nazir Khan, Hidayat Khan Zamir Ahmed Khan(nephew) born 1935 in Jaipur, brother of Munir Khan  
Faiyzazuddhin Dagar, Ustad dhrupad   Mohiuddhin Dagar (elder brother)   (1933/4-1989)jugalbandi with Zahiruddhin Dagar(brother) known as younger Dagar bros. Dagarbani  
Faqir Mohammed Achar shenai Pakistan        
Farida Khanum khayal ghazal          
Farukh Khan sarangi Bhopal        
Fasal Hussain sitar          
Fatah Khan sarangi          
Fateh Ali Khan khayal       Gwalior Gharana  
Fateh Ali Khan sitar Pakistan        
Fateh Ali Khan, Ustad khayal Pakistan Fateh Ali Khan(grandfather), Akhtar Hussain Khan(father)   also sings with Mujahid Mubarak Ali Khan  
Fateh Ali Khan, Ustad khayal   Behram Khan(dhrupad), Haddu, Hassu Khan, Tanras Khan, Bade Mubarak Aashiq Ali Khan(son) Early 20th cent.,Patiala Gharana, jugalbandhi with Fateh Ali ("Alliya-Fattu")  
Fateh Singh tabla          
Fayaz Khan sarangi Benares        
Fazal Qureshi tabla   Allah Rakha(father)      
Feroz Khan sarangi Delhi        
Fida Hussan Khan, Ustad khayal   Inayat Khan Ghulam Mustafa Khan, Nissar Hussain Khan(son) late. Sahaswan-Rampur Gharana  
Firdausi Begum ghazal          
Firdous Khan sarod          
Firdus Khan tabla          
Firoz Dastur, Pt. khayal Bombay Balakrishnabua Kapileshwari, Sawai Ghandarva Millind Chittal, Sandhya Rao, Sudha Divekar, Achyut Abyankar, Arvind Apte Kirana Gharana, teacher at Dept. of Music Bombay Univ. sonce 1969  
G. Fiore tabla Italy        
G. Jaywant guitar          
G.N. Joshi khayal   Jagannathbua Purohit   born 1909, producer at HMV Down Melody Lane (memories)
G.N. Nat khayal          
G.S. Sachdev flute USA Ravi Shankar   born 1934  
G.S. Sardar khayal     Singh Bandhu    
Gaffar Hyder Khan tabla          
Gajanan Karnad violin          
Gajanan Thakur khayal          
Gajananrao Joshi, Prof. khayal, violin   Anant Manohar Joshi, Ramkrishna Bua Vaze, Bhurji Khan, Vilayat Hussain Khan Veena Sahasrabuddhe, Shubhada Paradkar, Padma Talwalkar born 1911, Gwalior/ Atrauli Gharana  
Gajendrakar flute          
Game Khan tabla Delhi Chhote Kale Khan Iman Ali Khan(son), Latif Ali Khan, Mahadev Indorkar late, Delhi Gharana  
Gana Shyam sarangi Delhi        
Ganapat Gurav khayal/ drupad     Sangameshwar Gurav Kirana Gharana, drupad in Gaurhari-bani  
Ganapati Bhat khayal Dharwad Basavaraj Rajaguru      
Ganesh Mishra sarangi Benares        
Ganesh Pathak dhrupad, sitar, surbahar Balia(U.P) Dinanath Pathak(father)     text by Patrick Moutal in Oc. 558 672 73
Ganga Mishra sarangi Benares        
Ganga Pandit Shankar khayal          
Ganga Prasad Pathak khayal          
Gangadhar Pimpalkhare(Pandit) khayal     Padma Talwalkar    
Gangubai Hangal khayal Dharwar Sawai Ghandarva Krishna Hangal(daughter) Kirana Gharana, born 1913  
Ganpat Rao Dewaskar khayal   Rajabali Khan      
Ganpatrao Purohit khayal     V.G. Jog late  
Gasita Khan tabla   Modhu Khan (father) Chote Khan, Ghulam Imam Khan, Rahim Bakhsh Khan (sons) Kothiwal Gharana, late Kippen p.70
Gauhar Jan thumri Cancutta Badi Malka Jan(mother), Bechu Mishra of Kabirchaura, Moizuddhin Khan, Kaley Khan, Maula Bux, Baiyasahib Ganpatrao Indu Bala (1870-1930), born of Armenian parents in Benares, "the nightingale of Bengal" Used to dance while singing P. Banerjee, Thumri in Dance, Delhi, 1986
Gaura Devi bhajan          
Gaurang Kodikal tabla          
Gaurang Yodh sitar          
Gaurav Mazumdar sitar New Delhi        
Gauri Mukherjee khayal          
Gauri Shankar kathak Bombey Devi Lal(father), Shiv Lal(uncle), Sunder Prasad Sunder Lal founded Pracheen Nritya Niketan school in Bombay P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Gauri Shankerji flute Benares   Raghunath Prasanna, Bhola Nath(sons) Rajendra Prasanna(grandson) late  
Gayanacharya Neelkhanta Bua         first half 20th cent. Gwalior Gharana  
Gene Khan tabla          
Ghagge Nasir Khan, Ustad khayal     Nathulal 19th cent. founder of Mewati Gharana  
Ghamay Khan tabla     Inam Ali Khan (son) Delhi Gharana, 1st half 20th cent. married daughter of Wali Bakhsh Khan Kippen p.68
Ghamman Khan thumri     Shoba Gurtu    
Ghasemi khayal          
Ghulab Ali Khan tabla   Bugara Khan (father)   Delhi Gharana mid 19th cent. Kippen p.68
Ghulam Abbas tabla Lahore Ghulam Hussain Khan(father), Allah Rakha   nephew of Salamat Ali Khan  
Ghulam Ahmed tabla          
Ghulam Ali thumri/ghazal Pakistan        
Ghulam Ali Dome sarod Rampur     mid 19th cent  
Ghulam Ali Khan, Ustad sarod   Ghulan Bandegi Khan(father) Nanne Khan, Murad Ali Khan(sons) (18th cent.) modified rubab into sarod  
Ghulam Bandegi Khan Bangash, Ustad sarod     Ghulam Ali Khan(son) (18th cent.)brought sarod to India from Kabul  
Ghulam Haider tabla   Inam Ali Khan (father)   Delhi Gharana Kippen p.68
Ghulam Haider tabla Patna Allah Baksh Khan (father) Nisar Haider (son) Kothiwal Gharana, late, brotehr of Noori Khan Kippen p.70
Ghulam Hussain Khan tabla Lahore   Ghulam Abbas(son brother of Salamat Ali Khan  
Ghulam Hussain Khan, Ustad khayal     Faiyaz Khan (grandson) Agra Gharana, late 19th cent.  
Ghulam Hussain Khan, Ustad khayal Ballabh Gahr   Mamman Khan(grandson) mid 19th cent. Delhi Gharana  
Ghulam Hussain Khan, Ustad sitar Indore Usman Khan(brother)   born 1928, State musician in Indore  
Ghulam Hussain Shaggan khayal Pakistan Bhai Lal Mohammed(father)   Gwalior/Kampurthala Gharana  
Ghulam Imam Khan tabla Patna Gasita Khan (father) Imdad Husain, Murtaza Husain, Sher Khan (sons) Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Chote Khan, Rahim Baksh Khan Kippen p.70
Ghulam Jaffar Khan khayal          
Ghulam Jaffar Khan sarangi          
Ghulam Mohammed sarangi Delhi        
Ghulam Mohammed sarangi Pakistan        
Ghulam Mohammed (Modh) sarangi Pakistan        
Ghulam Mohammed Khan Gaya     Begum Akhtar   P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Ghulam Mohammed Khan bin       Jaipur Seni Gharana of Beenkars 19th century  
Ghulam Mustafa Khan, Ustad khayal Rampur Inayat Hussain Khan(grandfather), Waris Hussain Khan(father), Fida Hussain Khan, Nissar Hussain Khan Milind Chittal Sahaswan, Rampur Gharana, born 1931/33, married granddaughter of Mustaq Hussain Khan  
Ghulam Rasool Khan sitar     Shamim Ahmed    
Ghulam Raza Khan thumri/sitar Lucknow     mid 19th cent. inventor of Rezakhani gat  
Ghulam Sabir Khan khayal Pakistan     jugalbandi with Ghulam Jaffar Khan  
Ghulam Sabir Khan sarangi Delhi Sabri Khan(uncle)      
Ghulam Sabri Quadri sarangi          
Ghulam Sadiq Khan khayal          
Ghulam Sarwar Sabri tabla   Bando Khan   Ajrapa Gharana, son of Sabri Khan(sarangi)  
Ghulam Sultan Naizi tabla          
Ghulam Taqi Khan khayal Rampur        
Ghumman Bai thumri Lucknow     late 19th cent.  
Gianni Ricchizzi vichitra vina   Gopal Krishna, Ritwik Sanyal      
Girdharprasad Jaipurwala khayal   Laxmanprasad Jaipurwala (father)   Jaipur Gharana, brother of Govindprasad Jaipurwala  
Giridar Prasad Jaipurwala tabla          
Girija Shankar Chakravarti khayal     Jnanendra Prasad Goswami Bishnupur Gharana  
Giriraj sitar          
Girish Chandra bhajan          
Girja Devi khayal thumri     Dalia Rahut born 1929, Benares Gharana, teaches at Sangeet Research Academy  
Gladwin Charles tabla          
Gohar Jan khayal          
Gokul Nag sitar, vocal etc.     Manilal Nag(son) Bishnupur Gharana, toured with Uday Shankar's troupe in thirtees  
Gopal Das, Pt. pakhawaj New Delhi Bhola Ram (father), Makhanji(uncle),Ayodya Prasad, Chirinji Lal(guru) Gianni Ricchizzi   Nana Panse Gharana, born 1926
Gopal Khrishnan Pt. vichitra vina   Nand Kishore, Kybchand Bramchari, Ravi Shankar      
Gopal Maharaj sarangi Benares        
Gopal Mishra sarangi Benares        
Gopal Prasad, Pt. khayal   Shaktilal(father) Mani Prasad(nephew) Kirana Gharana  
Gopal, Pandit kathak     Krishan Kumar(son) late. Janki Das Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Gopalrao Desai of Hubli harmonium Dharwad   Vasant Kanakapur    
Gopeshwar Banerjee sitar          
Gopi Khrishnan khatak          
Goswami Shrilalji, Pt. khayal     Laxmanprasad Jaipurwala Jaipur Gharana  
Gour Goswami flute          
Gouri Sankar Karmakar tabla   Shiv Sankar Karmakar (father), Shankar Chaterjee (since 1979)   born 1964  
Govind Chakraborty tabla New Delhi        
Govind Prasad Jaipurwala, Pt. khayal/devotional   Laxmanprasad Jaipurwala(father)   (1944-1988) Jaipur Gharana  
Govindji Bhai khayal     Rasiklal Andharia(son) Kirana Gharana  
Govindji Brahmbhatt sarod     Kantilal, Vasant Rai (sons)    
Govindrao Bhatambrekar, Pt. khayal     C.R. VYas Kirana Gharana  
Govindrao Patwardhan harmonium          
Govindrao Rajurkar, Pt. khayal     Malini Rajurkar    
Govindrao Tembe, Pt khayal     Basavraj Rajaguru    
Gulab Bai nautanki/dadra Kampur        
Gulab Khan, Ustad sarangi     Sultan Khan(son) late of Indore Gharana  
Gulubhai Jasdanwala khayal     Jitendra Abhisheki Jaipur Gharana  
Gundesha Bandhu dhrupad Bhopal        
Gurdev Singh sarod/dilruba   Tara Singh, Piara Singh, Amjad Ali Khan   born 1948  
Gurinder Kaur khayal New Delhi        
Gurudas Borkar tabla          
Gyan Shankar kathak Lahore   Gyan Shankar(son) late, earned fame for his dexterity in footwork and brilliant polish in his recitals P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Gyan/Jnan Prakash Ghosh tabla harmonium Calcutta Masit Khan Abhijit Banerjee, Anindo Chatterjee, Kanai Dutt, Nikhil Ghosh, Sanjay Mukherjee, Santosh Krishna Biswas, Shyamal Bose Farukkhabad Gharana  
Habib Ali Khan Beenkar, Ustad Faqir vichitra vina   Abdul Aziz Khan Beenkar(older brother)   late  
Habib Khan, Ustad khayal     Dinkar Jadhav Jaipur Gharana  
Habib Raza Khan sarangi Calcutta     died 1983. Lucknow/delhi Gharana. daughter married Munnu Khan (Delhi)  
Habibuddhin Khan tabla   Nathu Khan Ramzan Khan Ajrapa Gharana  
Haddu Khan khayal   Makkan Khan(grandfaher), Bade Muhammed Khan, Nathan Pir Baksh Nisar Ali Gwalior Gharana, 2nd half 19th cent. Wade(p.37)
Hafiz Ahmed Khan, Ustad khayal   Nissar Hussain Khan Rajendra Prasanna(flute) Rampur/ Sahaswan Gharana  
Hafiz Ali Khan khayal          
Hafiz Ali Khan sarangi          
Hafiz Ali Khan, Ustad sarod   Nanne Khan(father) Wazir Khan(Rampur) Amjad Ali Khan, Mubarak Ali Khan, Rehmat Ali Khan(sons) (1880-1972) Padma Bushan in 1960  
Hafiz Ali Mohammed khayal Pakistan        
Hafiz Mia tabla     Chatur Lal 1st half 20th cent. Udaipur  
Hafizullah Khan sarangi       AIR staff  
Haider Baksh khayal     Abdul Waheed Khan(nephew) late 19th cent.  
Haider Bux, Ustad sarangi Rampur   Abid Hussain(son-in-law), Ali Jan(son),Hamid Hussain, Zahid Hussain(grandsons) late ALPC 9
Haider Husain tabla Patna Noori Khan (father)   Kothiwal Gharana, late Kippen p.70
Haider Khan dhrupad Delhi Baba Gopal Das(father) Mohammed Jan Khan, Mohammed Ali Khan (sons) (1750-1830), Dagarbani  
Haider Khan sitar     Mahmud Mirza(nephew)    
Haider Khan tabla       late 18th cent.  
Haider Khan, Ustad sarangi     Chhote Khan(son), Abdul Latif Khan(grandson) late  
Halim Khan, Ustad khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Hameed Ali Khan khayal       Gwalior Gharana  
Hameed Ali Khan sarangi          
Hamid Ali Khan, Ustad khayal Pakistan Ali Khan   Patiala Gharana  
Hamid Hussain, Ustad sarangi Pakistan Abid Hussain(father) Haider Bux of Rampur(maternal grandfather), Ali Jan of Rampur(maternal uncle)   born 1930, Rampur Style  
Hamid Khan(Nagpur) sarangi Bhopal        
Hanamant Prasad Mishra, Pt. sarangi          
Hanif Khan tabla          
Hanuman Prasad kathak   Dannalal Krishan Kumar(nephew) late. Jaipur Gharana, excelled in Bhava P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Hanumanth Singh Hangal khayal Dharwad Basavaraj Rajaguru      
Hanumantram sarangi     Hazari Lal(son) late P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Harenmanna tabla          
Hari Babu Kaushik sarangi Mathura        
Hari Mohan Ghoshal drupad Benares   B.V. Keskar early 20th cent. bandishes published by Dr. B.V. Keskar, in: Musical setting in Benares p. 21
Hari Shankar harmonium          
Haribai Gangikar khayal          
Haripada Ghosh       Zarin Daruwala    
Hariprasad Chaurasia, Pt. flute Mumbai Bhola Nath, Annapurna Shankar      
Harmoham Khuntia tabla          
Hassu Khan khayal   Makkan Khan(grandfaher), Bade Muhammed Khan, Nathan Pir Baksh   Gwalior Gharana, 2nd half 19th cent. Wade(p.37)
Hasu Khan sarangi Benares        
Hazari Lal kathak Bikaner State(born), Bombay Hanimantram(father), Satya Narayan(uncle), Shiv Lal, Sunder Prasad Sunder Lal, Sunayana(wife), Prem Shankar(son) Jaipur Gharana, teacher at Vidya Bhawan(Bombay) P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Hemant Hemmady harmonium   Shanta Hemmady(mother)      
Hidayat Khan tabla Jaipur Charanjit Lal Kathak, Ashaf Khan, Azim Khan of Jawra Faiyaz Khan    
Hidayat Khan tabla       Delhi Gharana  
Himaghana Roychaudhuri ghazal          
Himangshu Biswas flute          
Hira Guru, Ustad sarangi Patna/Azimabad     2nd half 19th cent.  
Hirabai Barodekar khayal born in Miraj, Maharashtra Wahid Khan, Suresh Babu Mane(brother) Prabha Atre (1905-) Kirana Gharana, sister of Sureshbabu Mane,  
Hiradevi Mishra thumri/dadra/kajri          
Hiralal shenai          
Hiralal shenai          
Hirendra Kumar Ganguli tabla Lucknow Abid Hussain   Lucknow Gharana, 1st half 20th cent.  
Homnat Upadhyay tabla          
Husna Bai thumri       late 19th cent.  
Hussain Ali sarod   Ghulam Ali Khan(father)   19th cent., elder brother of Murad Ali and Nanhe Ali Khan  
Hussain Bux khayal          
Hussain Khan tabla   Sudhar Khan (father) Chajju Khan, Bakshu Khan (sons) Delhi Gharana, early 19th cent. Kippen p.68
Hussain Lal violin          
Hussaini Bai thumri Lucknow     late 19th cent.  
Husseinuddhin Dagar, Ustad dhrupad Alwar(born)/ Poona Allah Bande Khan(father) Sayeeduddhin Dagar (1906-1963) brother of Nasiruddhin, Rahimuddhin, Imauddhin Dagar, Dagarbani  
Hyder Bux, Ustad sarangi Mysore Durbar   Dilip Chandra Vedi early 20th cent., married to Abdul Karim Khan's sister  
Hyder Hussain Khan, Ustad sitar     Mahmud Mirza Jaipur Gharana, first half 20th cent.  
Hyder Jan thumri Lucknow     late 19th cent.  
Hyder Khan, Ustad khayal       early 20th cent. brother of Alladiya Khan,  
Hyder Khan, Ustad tabla Patna/Azimabad     2nd half 19th cent.  
Iakub Ali Khan sarod          
Ibrahem Khan, Ustad tabla     Shafatullah Khan Rampur Gharana  
Ide Singh khayal/tarana   grandson of Raja Ram Singh of Kharagpur   reputed singer of early 17th century Wade p. 1
Idoo Ajmeri, Ustad tabla Pakistan        
Illahi Bux Khan tabla     Nizamuddhin Khan LATE, Delhi Gharana  
Ilmas Husain tabla Lucknow Afaq Husain (father)   Lucknow Gharana, brother of Ilyas Khan, born 1957, on staff of Sangeet Natak Acad. Kippen p. 72
Ilmas Hussain Khan tabla   Afaq Hussain Khan(father)      
Ilyas Husain tabla Lucknow Afaq Husain (father)   Lucknow Gharana, brother of Ilmas Husain, born 1978 Kippen p. 72
Ilyas Hussain Khan khayal Pakistan     Patiala Gharana  
Ilyas Khan sitar          
Ilyas Khan, Ustad sitar          
Iman Ali Khan tabla Delhi Game Khan(father) Faiyaz Khan, Latif Ahmed Khan, Mahadev Indorkar late, Delhi Gharana  
Imauddhin Dagar dhrupad       brother of Nasiruddhin Dagar, Dagarbani  
Imauddhin Dagar dhrupad Udaipur Allah Bande Khan(father)   (1903-1966), Dagarbani  
Imdad Hussain shenai Calcutta Wazir Ali(father) Ali Ahmed Hussain(nephew) late  
Imdad Hussain tabla/sarangi   Ghulam Imam Khan   Kothiwal Gharana, late, brotehr of Murtaza Hussain, Sher Khan Kippen p.70
Imdad Khan sarangi Patna   Begum Akhtar early 2Oth cent.accompanied Gauhar Jan, Malka Jan P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Imdad Khan, Ustad sarangi Patna/Azimabad     2nd half 19th cent., principal accompanist of Gauhar Jan, Malka Jan  
Imdad Khan, Ustad sitar     Enayat Khan(son) gurubai of Rajabali Khan  
Imrat Khan, Ustad surbahar/sitar   Vilayat Khan(brother) Irshad Khan, Nishat Khan(sons) born 1935, son of Enayat Khan  
Inam Ali Khan, Ustad tabla Delhi   Ghulam Haider (son), Divyang Vakil, Faiyaz Khan, Latif Ahmed Khan khalifa of Delhi Gharana  
Inayat Hussain tabla/sarangi   Rahim Bakhsh Khan (father)   Kothiwal Gharana, late, brotehr of Mehdi Hussain, Mohammad Husain, Ahmad Hussain Kippen p.70
Inayat Khan(Satshashtri) dhrupad Rampur Saddu Khan(father) Riazuddhin Khan Dagar (son) (1835-1900), Dagarbani  
Inayat Khan, Ustad khayal   Haddu Khan(father-in-law) Waris Hussain Khan (son), Fida Hussain Khan late 19th.cent., founder of Gwalior Gharana  
Inayatullah Khan khayal     Basavaraj Rajaguru    
Inayet Ali Khan trumpet          
Inayet Khan, Ustad khayal Lahore   Jyotsna Bohle, Sidhiswari Devi, Manik Varma    
Indar Lal sarangi          
Inder Lal Dandra sarangi Delhi        
Indermall Mathur tabla          
Indirabai Khadilkar stage   Matangebua, Sawai Ghandarva   born 1915, Gwalior/Kirana Gharanas  
Indorelal Misra sitar          
Indra Khan violin          
Indrajit Bhattacharja/Banerjee     Bankim Pal (maternal grandfather), Manilal Nag, Kartick Kumar (since 1985)   born 1965  
Indraneel Battacharya sitar   Allaudhin Khan   born 1936  
Indu Bala thumri   Gauhar Jan   early 2Oth cent. P. Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi, 1986
Intizar Husain tabla Lucknow Nayab Khan (father)   Lucknow Gharana, brother of Irshad Husain, considered of little importance Kippen p. 84
Iqbal Ahmed sarangi          
Iqbal Ahmed Khan khayal Delhi        
Iqbal Ahmed Khan sarangi Bombay        
Iqbal Bano ghazal Pakistan        
Iqbal Husain sarangi   Bajju Khan (father)   Kothiwal Gharana Kippen p.70
Irshad Ali Khan     Khakl Ali Khan(father), Muhkam Khan(uncle) Mohammed Ida Khan(son) 19th cent.  
Irshad Husain tabla Lucknow Nayab Khan (father)   Lucknow Gharana, brother of Intizar Husain, considered of little importance Kippen p. 84
Irshad Khan surbahar sitar   Imrat Khan(father)      
Irshi Hafiz Ali Khan khayal          
Isaac Malvankar, Ustad flute          
Ishamiti Gatnanami Gopali khayal          
Ishwar Lal Misra tabla          
Ismaël Sheik tabla          
Iswarlal Mishra sarangi   Hanamant Prasha Mishra      
Jafar Husain sarangi   Raza Hussain (father)   Kothiwal Gharana Kippen p.70
Jafar Khan, Ustad sarod sursingar       invented the sursingar descendant of Bilas Khan  
Jaffar Khan sitar Jawra(Madya Pradesh) Bande Ali Khan of Indore Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan(son) late  
Jaffar Parvez Khan, Ustad sarangi          
Jaganath shenai          
Jagannath kathak     Sunder Lal late Jaipur Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Jagannath shenai          
Jagannath Prasad kathak Bikaner State, Benares, Nepal, Indore Chunni Lal, Gopal Das Radha Krishnan(son) died 1945,Janko Prasad Gharana, Gwalior Darbar P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Jagannathbuva Purohit Pt. khayal   Vilayat Hussain Khan C.R. Vyas, G.N. Joshi, Jitendra Abisheki, Kunda Weling, Manik Varma, Ram Marathe, Vasantrao Kulkarni died 1968 Agra Gharana, penname: Gunidas  
Jagdish Kumar shenai          
Jagenda sarod Calcutta        
Jahangir Khan tabla     Mahadev Indorkar Delhi Gharana  
Jai Krishna kathak   Birju Maharaj(father)   Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Jai Lal kathak Raigarh State Chuni Lal(father) Ram Gopal(son), Radney Lal Mishra late, 1st half 2Oth cent.  
Jainkumar Jain jaltarang          
Jairam Potdar harmonium New Delhi        
Jal K. Balaporia khayal          
Jalpa Prasad Mirshra thumri Benares   Bari Moti Bai late P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Jamal Khan, Ustad khayal       Patiala Gharana (see Ummeed Khan)  
Jamalluddhin Bhartiya sitar   Ravi Shankar      
Jamini Ganguly khayal     Sandya Mukherjee, Prasun Banerjee Patiala Gharana  
Janaky Sahay tabla   Ram Saray   Benares Gharana, late 19th cent.  
Janardan Pohankar khayal Jabalpur   Ajay Pohankar(son) husband of Sushila Pohankar,  
Janaruti Bai thumri          
Janki Bai thumri Allahabad Moizuddhin Khan   died 1926, known as "Chhappan Chhuri" and "Bulbul" P. Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi, 1986
Jashwantraj Purohit, Pt. khayal          
Jasrai.Pt. khayal Mumbai Motiram(father), maniram(brother)   born 1930 at Hissar, Mewati Gharana  
Javed Alladitta sitar          
Jaya Biswas sitar Calcutta        
Jaya Biswas (Bose) sitar   Ravi Shankar   born 1941 wife of Himangshu Biswas  
Jayamala Shiledar stage   Kagalkarbua   born 1917  
Jayanta Bose tabla          
Jayantha Banerjee flute N.J. USA        
Jayashree Patnekar khayal          
Jayateerth Mevundi khayal Dharwad Arjunsa Nakod, Shripati Padigar   Gwalior Gharana  
Jeewan Lal Mattoo, Pt. sitar     Mahmud Mirza    
Jehangir Khan tabla Indore   Sheikh Dawood Purab Gharana  
Jhande Khan khayal, kathak   Nathu Khan(khayal), Bindadin and Kalika Prasad   late, court musician at Rampur, court dancer in Nepal P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Jialal Vasant sitar          
Jitendra Abhisheki, Pt. khayal   Balwantrao Abhisheki(father), Azmat Hussain Khan, Jagannath Purohit, Gulubhai Jasdanwala, Azizuddhin Khan Shubha Mudgal, Prabhakar Karekar born 1930, Agra Gharana  
Jitendra Pratap sitar New Delhi        
Jitendranath Banerjee sitar     Nikhil Banerjee(son) late  
Jivan Lal Mattu khayal       Kirana Gharana  
Jnan Prakesh Ghosh tabla, pakhawaj, harmonium     Anindo Chatterjee, Kanai Dutta, Nikhil Ghosh    
Jnanendra Prasad Goswami khayal   Radhika Prasad(uncle), Girija Shankar Chakravarti, Faiyaz Khan Tarapata Chakrabarty Bishnupur Gharana  
Johar Ali Khan violin          
Jotin Battacharya, Pt. sarod   Allaudhin Khan Amit Bhattacharya (son) born 1926  
Juthika Roy bhajan West Bengal Kamal Das Gupta, Vishnadev Chatterjee   born 1922  
Jyoti Goho harmonium          
Jyotiram Pt. khayal   Motiram(father), Rajabali Khan Pt. Jasraj Mewati Gharana  
Jyotish Chandra Chatterjee esraj, sitar, bin, surbahar          
Jyotsna Bhole stage   Khadim Hussain Khan, Bashir Mohammes, Inayet Khan   born 1913, Agra, Taraskhan Gharanas  
Jyotsna Mohile stage          
K. Nagesh Rao Pt. khayal     Dinkar Kaikini    
K. Shridar sarod   Shrimati Rajalakshmi (mother), Zia Mohiuddhin Dagar   Dagarbani  
K.D. Cholkar, Pt. tabla     Samay Cholkar(son)    
K.G. Ginde, Pt. khayal Bombay S.N. Ratanjankar Ramakant Maapsekar Jugalbandi with S.C.R. Ginde, head of Shreevallabh Sangeetalaya in Bombay  
K.L. Segal (Kundan Lal) ghazal, geet       (1904-1946) famous actor-singer  
K.Patemwala khayal          
K.V. Vulgur of Hubli sitar/ bin       late  
Kabir Khan, Ustad sitar          
Kadir Baksh khayal   Makkan Khan(grandfather-in-law)   Gwalior Gharana, 2nd half 19th cent. Wade(p.37)
Kadir Baksh tabla     Allah Rakha, Shaukat Hussain early 20th cent.  
Kagalkarbua stage     Jayamala Shiledar    
Kailash Lal tabla   Pratappu Maharaj (father)   Benares Gharana, early 20th cent.  
Kailash Sharma flute New Delhi        
Kailash Varma flute          
Kaivali Kumar            
Kajal Mishra kathak Calcutta Ram Gopal Mishra(father), Sumita Mishra(mother)   Jaipur Gharana, teaches at Jai Lal Academy of Music(Calcutta) P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kakir Mohammed dholak          
Kala Ramnath violin          
Kale Khan, Ustad khayal Calcutta   Gauhar Jan mid 19th cent.  
Kale Khan, Ustad khayal     Bade Ghulam Ali Khan(nephew), Noor Begum(daughter) Patiala Gharana, brother of Ali Bux Khan  
Kale Khan, Ustad khayal     Abdul Karim Khan(son) 2nd half 19th cent.  
Kale Ram tabla          
Kali Charan shenai          
Kalika Prasad kathak, thumri Benares   Achchan Mahara, Lunchchu Maharaj, Sambhu Maharaj(sons), Jhande Khan brother of Bindadin Maharaj, 19th cent. Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kalka-Bindadin kathak Lucknow   Shamlal of Bikaner late, Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kallan Khan khayal     Faiyaz Khan (nephew) Agra Gharana, late 19th cent.  
Kaloo Qawwal Quawwali          
Kalyan Das kathak Raigarh Achchan Maharaj, Jai Lal   compagnon of Kartik Ram, specialist of Tayari P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kalyani Roy sitar   Nripendra Nath Gupta, Vilayat Khan   born 1931  
Kalyanpurkar kathak   Sunder Prasad, Achchan Maharaj, Shambhu Maharaj   Jaipur/Lucknow Gharanas, teaches at Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kamal Das Gupta bhajan West Bengal   Juthika Roy    
Kamal Sabri sarangi   Sabri Khan(father)      
Kamal Saigel khayal       jugalbandi with Kavita Saigel  
Kamal Sarwar Sabri sarangi Delhi Sabri Khan(father)      
Kamal Singh shenai Benares     "thumri nawaz"  
Kamala Bai khayal   Abdul Karim Khan(father), Suresh Babu Mane(brother)   1st half 20th cent.  
Kamala Bose khayal          
Kamala Jharia Devi ghazal          
Kamalakar Bhatawadekar, Pt. sitar     Shashank Katti    
Kamalesh Maitra tabla, tabla tarang          
Kamlesh Mishra dadra          
Kampana Mazumdar bhajan          
Kanai Dutt tabla   Jnan Prakash Ghosh Pravir Mitra 1924- ±1980, Farukkabad Gharana  
Kanailal sitar maker Calcutta Damodar Adhikari   late, early 20th cent. S. Landsberg, Kanailal and brother
Kanhaiya Lal shenai          
Kanhaiyalal Mishra sarangi Allahabad        
Kanika Banerjee bhajan/ Tagore sangeet Mohar Sailala Majumdar      
Kankana Banerjee khayal Calcutta, Bombay(today) Amir Khan, Ptatap Narain   born 1946  
Kanthe Maharaj, Pt. tabla Benares   Anil Palit, Badri Maharaj, Kishen Maharaj, Sharda Sahai Benares Gharana  
Kantilal sarod   Govindji Brahmbhatt(father) Vasant Rai(brother)    
Kantilal Sonchatra piano          
Kanwar Sain Trikha sitar   Tey Bhan   founded Inst. of Oriental Music(London)  
Karamat Ali Khan khayal   Bade Ghulam Ali Khan(father) Mazhar Ali, Jawad Ali(sons)    
Karamat Ullah Khan kirtan?     Khrishna Chandra Dey / K.C. Dey    
Karamatullah Khan, Ustad sarod Nepal/allahabad   Lakshman Das Munim late 19th cent.  
Karamvalis Khan sarangi Delhi        
Karim Baksh, Ustad khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Karim Khan, Ustad sitar Dharwar Rahimat Khan(father) Usman Khan(son)    
Kartaram Mallick dhrupad Darbhanga Bhupat Khan   18th cent. founders of Dharbhanga Gharana  
Kartick Kumar sitar, surbahar   Manoranjan Mukherjee, Ravi Shankar Indrajit Banerjee (since 1985) born 1936  
Kartik Ram kathak Raigarh Achchan Maharaj, Jai Lal   compagnon of Kalyan Das, specialist of Tayari P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kashi Prasad flute Lucknow   Ragunath Seth(brother)    
Kashinat Mishra tabla       Benares Gharana  
Kashinath Bodas khayal   Shankar Shripad Bodas(father), Laxmanrao Bodas(uncle), Balwantrai Bhatt, Prahlarao Ganoo, Kumar Ghandarva(main) Veena Sahasrabuddhe(sister) born 1935  
Kashinath Maharaj tabla   Baldev Sahaj   Benares Gharana  
Kashinath Mukherjee sitar          
Kasim Hussain shenai          
Kausar Halim Khan sitar          
Kaushin Banerjee khayal          
Kavita kathak   Birju Maharaj(father)   Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kavita Saigel khayal       jugalbandi with Kamal Saigel  
Kebkar Pardekar dhrupad          
Kedar Pandit tabla          
Kedarnath Bhatt tabla          
Kedarnath Bhatt tabla          
Ken Zuckerman sarod   Ali Akbar Khan      
Keramatullah Khan, Ustad sarod Calcutta   Shyam Gangoly    
Keramatullah Khan, Ustad tabla Calcutta Masit Khan Sabir Khan(son), Sankar Karmakar, Swapan Shiv, Zamir Ahmed Khan late (1915-) Farukhabad Gharana  
Kesarbai Kerkar khayal born in Goa, Bombay Aladiya Khan, Bhaskarbua Bakhale, Ramkrishna Vazebua   (1893-) Jaipur-Atrauli Gharana  
Keshav Sathe tabla          
Keshava Bua Patwardhan khayal     Vinayakrao Patwardhan(nephew)    
Kesri Khan tabla Lucknow Miyan Bakhshu Khan (father)   Lucknow Gharana, late, brother of Mammu Khan, thought by some to be the same person as Salari Khan Kippen p. 72
Khadim Hussain Khan khayal Bombay   Aslam Khan, Jyotsna Bohle, Lalit Rao, Latafat Hussain Khan (younger brother), Vasantrao Kulkarni Agra Gharana  
Khalifa Abid Hussain tabla       1st half 20th cent., teacher at Bhatkhande Music College  
Khamisoo Khan alghooza          
Khamisu Khan alghoza          
Khampruman Parvatkat tabla          
Khawar Hussain sarangi Pakistan        
Khemkar harmonium          
Khoka Babu sitar Calcutta     supped yo have a huge repertoire of old Sena(Ashiq Ali Khan) bandishes Musical setting in Benares p. 21
Khokan Bose harmonium          
Khrishna Bhatt sitar          
Khrishna Bhecht khayal          
Khrishna Chandra Dey / K.C. Dey kirtan/stage/geet   Satish Chakravarty, Karamat Ullah Khan   blind since age of 12  
Khrishnarao Chonkar khayal          
Khrishnarao Shankar Pandit khayal     L.K. Pandit(son) late, Gwalior Gharana  
Khrisnarao Phulambrikar khayal   Bhaskarbuva Bakhale   1st half 20th cent.,Agra, Gwalior, Jaipur Gharana  
Khurshed Ali Khan khayal     Chinmoy Lahari    
Kiran Deshpande tabla     Supreet Deshpande, Vijay Ghate    
Kiran Lele harmonium          
Kirti Shiledar stage          
Kishan Maharaj, Pt. tabla Benares Kante Maharaj Anil Palit, Brij Bushan Kabra(guitar), Kumar Bose, Shashi Bellare, Sandip Das, Sukhvider Singh Benares Gharana  
Kishore Kumar Mishra tabla   Sharda Sahaj   Benares Gharana  
Kishori Amonkar khayal Mumbai Mogubai Kurdikar(mother)   born 1931, Jaipur Gharana  
Kousic Sen tabla   Kumar Bose   Benares Gharana  
Krishan Kumar kathak   Pt. Gopal(father), Hanuman Prasad(uncle), Ashiq Hussain, Shambhu Maharaj   Janki Das Gharana, Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Krishan Maharaj kathak   Shambhu Maharaj Kumari Sarika Rani Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Krishna Bhagavatar khayal     M.R. Gautam late  
Krishna Govinda tabla Paris     late  
Krishna Hangal khayal   Gangubai Hangal (mother)   Kirana Gharana, daughter of Gangubai Hangal  
Krishna Kumar Mishra sarangi          
Krishna Rao Majumdar khayal   Rajabali Khan      
Krishna Shankar Shukla khayal   Rajabali Khan      
Krishnadas Paul tabla          
Krishnarao / Krishnarao Ganesh Phulambrikar khayal/ stage   Bhaskar Bua Bakhale Ram Marathe (1898-1974) Jaipur/ Agra Gharanas, "Sangeet Kalanidhi"  
Krishnarao Muley khayal     Sharadchandra Arolkar early 20th cent.  
Krishnarao Shankar Pandit khayal   Shankar Rao Pandit (father) L.K. Pandit (son) (1893-late)Gwalior Gharana, Sangeet Natak Academy Award 1959  
Kshama Bajikar stage          
Kshitilal Mallick dhrupad Darbhanga   Rajit Ram Mallick, Ram Chatur Mallick    
Kubchand Bramchari, Pt. bin     Gopalkrishnan    
Kubernath Mishra tabla          
Kudan Lal kathak     Shobhana Narayan Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kukubh Khan, Ustad sarod Calcutta     1st half 20th cent.  
Kul Bushan Goswami sarangi Delhi        
Kum Kum Dhar kathak   Luchchu Maharaj   Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kumar Bose tabla   Kishen Maharaj, Biswanath Bose Kousic Sen Benares Gharana  
Kumar Desai, Pt. khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Kumar Dinesh Deo violin          
Kumar Ghandarva, Pt. khayal   Anjanibai Malpekar, Prof. B.R. Deodar Shubha Mudgal, Madhup Mudgal, Kashinath Bodas (1924-late)  
Kumar Lal tabla   Pratappu Maharaj (father)   Benares Gharana, early 20th cent.  
Kumar Lal Mishra tabla          
Kumar Nachiket Sharma khayal Dharwad Basavaraj Rajaguru      
Kumar Sashwat khayal Leicester UK        
Kumar Sunil Mungee khayal/ bhajan/ ghazal          
Kumari Sangeeta violin   Dr. N. Rajam   daughter of N.Rajam  
Kumari Sangeetha H. Katti khayal Dharwad Basavaraj Rajaguru   child prodigy (70s)  
Kumari Sarika Rani kathak Calcutta(born) Krishan Maharaj, Ram Narayan   title: Nritya Shiromani P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kumidini Lakhia(Kumud Jayakar) kathak   Radhey Lal Mishra, Sunder Prasad, Shambhu Maharaj   Jaipur, danced for a long time in Ram Gopal's troupe(Bharata Natyam), Edimburgh 1956 P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Kunda Weling khayal   Rambhau Bijapure, Jagannathbuva Purohit, C.R. Vyas, Gajananrao Joshi, Babanrao Haldankar      
Kurshid Ali tabla Pakistan        
Kushal Das sitar Calcutta Bimal Ch. Das(grandfather), Sailen Das(father), Santany Das(uncle), Sanjoy Banerjee, Ajoy Sinha Roy, Manas Chakraborty, Ramkrishna Basu   born 1959 booklet acc. CD: C 560154
Kushinat Mishra tabla          
Laddan Khan, Ustad sarangi Patna/Azimabad     2nd half 19th cent.  
Ladle Khan tabla Lucknow Najju Khan (father)   Lucknow Gharana, late Kippen p. 72
Lakshman Bhattacharya sitar Calcutta   Sailen Das, Kushal Das late booklet acc. CD: C 560154
Lakshman Das (Munimji)   Benares     first half 20th cent, teacher at Bharat Kala Parishad Musical setting in Benares p. 21
Lakshman Das Munim harmonium Allahabad/Benares Karamatullah Khan(sarod)     Rai Anand Krishna, The musical setting In Banaras
Lakshman Khrishnarao Pt. khayal New Delhi Krishnarao Shankarpandit(father) Mika Pandit(daughter) born 1934  
Lakshman Prasad Jaipurwala, Pt. (Gunighandarva) khayal Guni Goswami Shrilalji Govindprasad Jaipurwala(son), Zarin Daruwala (1922-1977), Jaipur/Guni Gharana  
Lakshmi Narayan Pawar pakhawaj          
Lakshmi Shankar khayal   Abdul Rehman Khan, B.R. Deodar, Ravi Shankar   born 1926 at Madras, Patiala Gharana born 1926 danced in Uday Shankar's troupe
Lakshmibai Jaidev khayal   Abdul Rehman Khan, Ravi Shankar, Prof. Deodar   jugalbandi with Shialal Tiwari  
Lalima Chatterjee kathak Lucknow Purei Dhadich     P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Lalit Rao khayal Bombay / New Delhi Ramrao Naik, Dinker Kaikini, Kadim Hussain Khan   Agra Gharana  
Lalita Gokhale khayal   Padmavati Shaligram   Atrauli Jaipur Gharana, daughter-in-law of Padmavati Shaligram  
Lalji Gokhale (Madhusudhan Raganath) tabla   Ahmedjan Tirakwa   Farukkabad Gharana  
Lalle Masit Khan tabla   Chote Khan (father)   Delhi Gharana early 19th cent. Kippen p.68
Lalmani Mishra vichitra vina Benares   Laxmi G. Tiwari late, teacher at BHU  
Landan Khan sarangi          
Lata Mangeshkar bhajan/ geet   Amanalli Khan, Amanat Ali Khan, Dinanath Mangeshkar,   born 1929  
Latafat Khan, Ustad khayal born in Atrauli (UP) Khadim Hussain Khan (elder brother), Faiyaz Khan, Vilayat Hussain Khan   (1921-late), Agra Gharana  
Latif Ahmed Khan sarangi Delhi        
Latif Ahmed Khan, Ustad tabla Delhi Game Khan, Iman Ali Khan Dinyang Vakil late, Delhi Gharana  
Latif Khan, Ustad khayal Karachi   Basavraj Rajaguru Patiala Gharana, first half 20th cent.  
Laxmanrao Bodas khayal   V.D. Paluskar Kashinath Bodas(nephew), Kumari Aban E. Mistry brother of Shankar Shripad Bodas  
Laxmi Devi kathak       studied at Kathak Kendra, member of BharatiyaKla Kendra P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Laxmi G. Tiwari khayal Benares/ Santa Rosa,USA Lalmani Mishra, Madhav Vaman Thakar      
Liaquat Ali Khan, Ustad sarangi Bombay Abdul Karim Khan(father) Sharafat Hussain Khan(son) Sikar Gharana  
Loka Sangeet khayal          
Luchchu Maharaj(Baijnath Prasad) kathak Bombay Kalika Prasad(father), Bindadin Prasad(uncle), Achchan Maharaj(brother) Kaushalya(daughter), Vikram Singh, Malavika Sarkar, Kum Kum Dhar 1st half 20th cent. 2nd son, Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
M. Iqbal khayal          
M. Janardan sitar          
M. Kalim ghazal Pakistan        
M. Raza vichitra vina          
M.N. Barve khayal     Shrikant Bakre    
M.N. Bhale tabla          
M.R.Gautam, Dr. khayal born Tiruchi / Benares / Calcutta Krishna Bhagavatar, Rama Rao Naik, Anwar Hussain Khan, Sidhiswari Devi, Begumm Akhtar   born 1924, teacher at BHU Benares  
M.S. Gopalkrishnan violin          
M.S. Kalyanpurkar kathak Lucknow   Rohini Bhate Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Madan Mihan kathak       Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Madan Mishra, Pt. tabla   Bundi Maharaj(grandfather) Santosh Mishra(son) Benares Gharana  
Madan Prakesh, Ustad harmonium          
Madhav Indorekar tabla          
Madhav Modak tabla          
Madhav Vaman Thakar khayal Benares   Laxmi G. Tiwari late  
Madhavrao Alkutkar, Pt. pakhawaj       Panse Gharana  
Madhavrao Alutkar pakhawaj          
Madhu Shilpi kathak       Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Madhukar Karilakar sarangi Poona        
Madhukar Kothare tabla          
Madhup Mudgal khayal New Delhi Vinaychandra Moudgalya(Pt.), Vasant Thakar, Kumar Ghandarva   born 1956, teacher at Ghandarva Mahavidyalaya  
Madhusudan Joshi, Pt. khayal     Babanrao Haldankar Agra, Jaipur, Gwalior Gharana  
Madukarrao Sadolikar, Pt. khayal   Manji Khan, Bhunji Khan   Atrauli Jaipur Gharana  
Maduri Dandani khayal          
Maduri Mathur khayal          
Mahadeo Prasad Mishra tabla     Anand Gopal Bandhopadhyay Benares Gharana  
Mahadev Indorkar tabla   Jahangir Khan, Game Khan, Iman Ali Khan   Delhi Gharana  
Mahapurush Mishra, Pt. tabla   Anokhe Lal   (1933-late)  
Maharaj Banerjee tabla Calcutta     son of Mantu Banerjee(harmonium), first half 20th cent  
Mahbub Khan sitar Dharwar Rahimat Khan(grandfather) Karim Khan(father)      
Mahendra Kapoor thumri, ghazal          
Mahendra Sharma khayal          
Mahendra Tore khayal   Amir Khan(infl)      
Mahesh Chander ghazal          
Mahesh Mishra sarangi Calcutta     mid 2Oth cent.  
Mahesh Mishra sarangi Benares        
Mahesh Prasad Mishra sarangi Calcutta        
Mahfouz Khan harmonium          
Mahmid Hussain sarangi Pakistan        
Mahmood Jha of Jodhpur khayal          
Mahmud Mirza, Ustad sitar Delhi Haider Khan(uncle), Jivan Lal Mattu      
Mahmud Umrekar khayal          
Mahsh Deshpande khayal          
Maina Devi sitar Benares   Sidhiswari Devi(granddaughter), Rajeshwari Devi(daughter)   P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Majid Khan sitar          
Majoye Hajary sitar          
Makhanji pakhawaj Mathura   Gopal Das(nephew) Nana Panse Gharana  
Makkan Khan khayal Lucknow   Nathan Pir Baksh(son), Hassu and Haddu Khan(grandsons), Kadir Baksh(grandson-in-law) Gwalior Gharana, 1st half 19th cent. Wade(p.37)
Makkhu Khan tabla Lucknow Bugara Khan Bare Kale Khan (son) Delhi Gharana, mid 19th cent. married Buggara Khan's daughter Kippen p.68
Malavika Sarkar kathak   Luchchu Maharaj, Birju Maharaj, Prem Shankar   Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Malhar Kulkarni flute   Hariprasad Chaurasia(guru)      
Malhar Mukherjee tabla   Jnan Prakesh Ghosh      
Mali Prasad khayal          
Malika Pukhraj ghazal Pakistan     polular during 30s and 40s  
Malini Rajurkar khayal born at Ajmer(Rajastan) Govindrao Rajurkar      
Malka Jan khayal Calcutta     born in Azamgarh(U.P.), late 19th cent. "Agrewali Malka" studied with ustads of Agra Gharana, close to Faiyaz Khan  
Mallah Khan khayal          
Mallikarjun Mansur, Pt. khayal   Appaya Swami, Gayanacharya Neelkhanta BuaNeelkantbuva Alurmath, Manji Khan, Bhurji Khan   (1910-late), Gwalior and Atrauli-Jaipur Gharana  
Malvika Kanan khayal          
Mamma Ismael thumri       Purab Gharana(U.P.)  
Mammad Khan tabla Lucknow     grandson of Miyan Bakshu Khan, Lucknow Gharana  
Mammad Khan (Mohammad) tabla Lucknow Mammu Khan (father), Miyan Bakshu Khan (grandfather) Munne Khan, Nadir Husain, Abid Husain (sons) Khalifa of Lucknow Gharana, considered most accomplished player of his time, died 1879, brother of Kesri Khan Kippen p. 72
Mamman Khan khayal     Bundu Khan(brother), Chand Khan(sons) Nasir Ahmed Khan(grandson), Umrao Bundu Khan (nephew), Usman Khan title: Shams-e-Mausiqi  
Mamman Khan, Ustad sarangi Delhi Abdul Ghani Khan(father) Ghulam Hussain Khan(grandfather) Sajji Khan and Murad Khan(Hapur) Ali Bax(Patiala), Chajju Khan(Bhendibazar), Ashik Ali Khan, Inayat Khan Chand Khan, Bundu Khan, Umrao Bundu Khan early 2Oth cent. Delhi Gharana Neuman (1990)
Mammu Khan tabla Lucknow Miyan Bakhshu Khan (father)   Khalifa of Lucknow Gharana, late, brother of Kesri Khan Kippen p. 72
Manas Chakravorty khayal          
Mangesh Mulye sarangi          
Mangesh Mulye tabla          
Mani Prasad khayal   Shaktilal(grandfather), Sukhdev Prasad(father), Shakar Lal(uncle), Gopal Prasad(uncle)   Kirana Gharana  
Manick Das tabla          
Manik Bhide khayal   Madukarrao Sadolikar, Kishori Amonkar Ashwini Bhide(daughter) born 1935, Atrauli-Jaipur Gharana  
Manik Das tabla          
Manik Munde pakhawaj          
Manik Pal tabla Calcutta   Abhijit Banerjee    
Manik Varma khayal Bombay Appasaheb Bhope, Sureshbabu Mane, Inayet Khan, Bholenath, Jagannathbua Purohit Shoba Joshi, Sarla Bhide Kirana Gharana, born 1926, Padmashri(1974)  
Manikrao Popatkar, Pt. tabla       late  
Manilal Nag sitar   Gokul Nag(father) Bahadur Hussain Khan Indrajit Banerjee born 1939 Bishupur Gharana  
Maniram, Pt. khayal Bombay Nathulal(grandfather), Motiram(father), Jyotiram(uncle) Pratap Narayan Ji,Pt.Jasraj(brothers) (1910-1985) Pt. Mahamahapadhy, Mewati Gharana, court musician at Sanand court, held a 24-hour concert there in 1937  
Manji Khan khayal     Mallikarjun Mansur older brother of Bhurji Khan  
Manju Bhatt sitar   Ali Akbar Khan      
Manna Dey bhajan Bengal        
Manohar Barve Pt. khayal kazoo     Anant Damle, Ram Marathe Gwalior Gharana  
Manoranjan Mukherjee sitar     Kartick Kumar    
Mantu Banerjee harmonium Cancutta     father of Maharaj Banerjee (tabla), first half 20th cent.  
Manumahar Ji subash sangit          
Maqbul Khan sarangi Mirzapur        
Marghoob Hussain Khan khayal       Patiala Gharana  
Maruti Keer tabla          
Maruti Kurdikar tabla   Taranath   Benares Gharana  
Maruti Venkatesh Kurdekar pakhawaj          
Mashkoor Ali Khan tabla          
Mashkoor Hussain Khan harmonium          
Masit Khan sarangi          
Masit Khan, Ustad tabla     Jyan Prakash GhoshKeramatullah Khan early 20th cent. Farukhabad Gharana  
Master Labhu khayal          
Masud Ahmed flute          
Matangebua khayal     Indirabai Khadilkar 1st half 20th cent., Gwalior Gharana  
Mathu Umbekar khayal          
Maula Bux khayal Calcutta   Gauhar Jan late 19th cent.  
Maya Chatterjee kathak Calcutta       P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Maya Rao kathak Bangalore Shambhu Maharaj, Sunder Prasad   Lucknow/Jaipur Gharanas, founder of Natya Saraswathi Art Centre(Bengalore) P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Medhi Hassan tabla          
Meena Fatharpekar khayal/geet?       late, Kirana Gharana?  
Meena Lodhi khayal Pakistan     late  
Meera Banerjee, Shrimati khayal   Sailen Bhallacharji, Bade Ghulam Ali Khan   born 1932, Patiala Gharana  
Meera Khirwalkar khayal          
Meeran Bux khayal       Patiala Gharana (see Ummeed Khan)  
Mehboob Khan tabla     Dayan Shah Quadri Farukkabad Gharana, late  
Mehbood Khan, Ustad khayal     Faiyaz Khan daughter married Faiyaz Khan  
Mehbub Khan, Ustad sarangi     Liaqat Ali Khan    
Mehdi Hassan ghazal Pakistan        
Mehdi Hussain tabla/sarangi   Rahim Bakhsh Khan (father)   Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Inayat Hussain, Mohammad Husain, Ahmad Husain Kippen p.70
Mehmood Dhaulpuri harmonium          
Mehmood Khan sarangi Calcutta        
Melang Zerbamali tabla Afghanistan        
Menaka Shirodkar kathak Shiroda(born) Shamlal of Bikaner   Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Menaka(Lila Sokhey) kathak Khandala Sitaram Mishra, Vaidyanath Mishra, Ram Dutt Mishra   (1899-1947) Lucknow Gharana, travelled widely P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Menakabai Shirodkar thumri     Shoba Gurta late  
Menli Hassan tabla          
Mermava Dev dhrupad          
Mertah Pandit khayal          
Mian Bakshu Khan tabla Lucknow     late 18th cent. Founder of Lucknow Gharana, came from Delhi when Nawab Asaf-ud-daula came to Lucknow Kippen p. 72
Mian Tan Sen vocal     Bilas Khan(son of muslim wife) Tan Taranga, Surat sen, Sarasvati Devi(children of Hindu wife) courtmusician at Akbar's court  
Mika Pandit khayal New Delhi L.K.Pandit(father)   Gwalior Gharana  
Milind Chittal khayal   Ghulam Mustafa Khan, Firoz Dastur(guru), Dhondutai Kulkarni, Yeshwantbuva Joshi      
Mindi Khan tabla          
Mira Banerjee khayal          
Mirash Buva Pt. khayal     D.V. Paluskar, Ram Marathe Gwalior Gharana  
Mirashibuva, Pt. khayal   Balkrishnabuva Ichalkaranjikar Ram Marathe, Yashwant Joshi late. Gwalior Gharana  
Mishra Shyam Lal flute Benares        
Miskin Khan rabab          
Miskin Khan tabla          
Misri Khan khayal       Patiala Gharana(see Ummeed Khan)  
Misri Khan Jamali, Ustad alghoza Pakistan        
Miss Nilambari ghazal          
Mithai Lal thumri Benares   Sidhiswari Devi, Badi Moti Bai early 2Oth cent. P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Modhu Khan tabla     Ram Sai(founder of Benares Gharana) Lucknow Gharana, mid 19th cent. brother of Bakshu Khan Kippen p.68
Modhu Khan tabla     Gasita Khan, Allah Bakhsh Khan (sons), Ram Sahai Founder of Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Zahid Khan, came to Lucknow during reign of Nawab Nasiruddhin Haider (1827-1837) Kippen p.70
Modhu Sudansen tabla Pakistan        
Modu Khan, Ustad tabla Lucknow   Ram Saray (Benares Gharana) 19th Cent. Delhi Gharana  
Mogubai Kurdikar khayal born in Kurdi, Goa Alladiya Khan, Hyder Khan Kishori Amonkar, Padma Talwalkar born 1904, Jaipur, Atrauli Gharana, mother of Kishori Amonkar  
Mohammad Bandhi (Fem.) thumri Patna/Azimabad     late 19th cent  
Mohammad Hussain tabla/sarangi   Rahim Bakhsh Khan (father)   Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Mehdi Husain, Inayat Husain, Ahmad Husain Kippen p.70
Mohamme Rafi shazal          
Mohammed Afzal Khan Dhrupad Talwandi        
Mohammed Ahmed tabla       Delhi Gharana, Kinnari Baj  
Mohammed Alam Khan sitar       "sitar nawaz"  
Mohammed Alam Khan sitar Pakistan     "sitar nawaz"  
Mohammed Ali Khan dhrupad   Haider Khan(father)   Dagarbani  
Mohammed Ali Khan sarangi Delhi        
Mohammed Amir Khan, Ustad sarod   Murad Ali (grandfather), Abdullah Khan (father) Radhika Mohan Maitra    
Mohammed Dabir Khan Beenkar, Ustad sarod     Radhika Mohan Maitra Rampur Senia  
Mohammed Dafeer Khan bin          
Mohammed Dilshad Khan khayal Benares Faiyaz Ahmed Khan, Bade Ghulam Ali Khan(infl.)   born 1942, husband of Parveen Sultana  
Mohammed Hafiz Khan, Ustad dhrupad Pakistan     Talwandhi Gharana  
Mohammed Hussain ghazal          
Mohammed Hussain harmonium          
Mohammed Hussain Khan Sarohang khayal          
Mohammed Ida Khan     Irshad Ali Khan(father) Ali Bax, Kale Khan(sons) 19th cent  
Mohammed Ismail khayal          
Mohammed Jaffer Khan sarangi Delhi        
Mohammed Jan Khan dhrupad   Haider Khan(father) Zakhiruddhin Khan (son) (1795-1850), Dagarbani  
Mohammed Khan tabla     Sheikh Dawood    
Mohammed Khan sarangi Lucknow        
Mohammed Khan, Ustad sitar/bin   Enayat Khan, Haddu Khan, Hassu Khan, Nathu Khan, Babu Khan(Indore) Rajabali Khan, Murad Khan Rais Khan(son) married Enayat Khan's daughter  
Mohammed Khan, Ustad, Haji sarangi     Sabri Khan late  
Mohammed Mohan Singh tabla          
Mohammed Rachid Khan khayal   Abdul Majid Khan (father)   jugalbandhi with Mohammed Sayeed Khan: "Khan Bandhu"  
Mohammed Rafi ghazal          
Mohammed Reza, Ustad sitar/musicologist Patna     early 19th cent. rais of Patna, courtier of Nawab Asafudaullah of Lucknow, created many rezakhani gats, wrote "Nagamat-e-Asafi", created Razakhani-gat style in 19th cent.  
Mohammed Sadiq Pindiwale, Master harmonium Rawalpindi        
Mohammed Sagiruddhin Khan sarangi          
Mohammed Sayeed Khan, Ustad khayal   Abdul Majid Khan (father)   jugalbandi avec Mohammed Rachid Khan: "Khan Bandhu"  
Mohammed Shafir Khan harmonium   Salamat Ali Khan(father)      
Mohammed Shan Rangile, Ustad khayal       18th cent.  
Mohammed Sharif tabla Lahore        
Mohammed Subhan Rathore rubab          
Mohammed Tufail Narowali tabla Pakistan        
Mohammed Wazir Khan, Ustad khayal     Allaudhin Khan late 19th cent.  
Mohammedn Sabir Khan rudravina          
Mohammes Akram Khan tabla          
Mohammes Atchan tabla Pakistan        
Mohammes Sagiruddhin Khan sarangi          
Mohan Lal kathak, pakhawaj Lucknow, Delhi, Khairagarh Hanuman Prasad(father), Bindadin Maharaj   late. Jaipur Gharana, excelled in Bhava P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Mohanlal Rayani bhajan          
Mohanmara Sharma khayal          
Mohinderjit violin          
Mohinderjit Singh ghazal Bombay   Sandhya Rao    
Mohiuddhin Dagar, Ustad dhrupad born in Jaipur Alla Bande Khan(grandfather), Nasiruddhin Khan Dagar(father) both from Indore   (1920-1967) jugalbandi with Amiuddhin Dagar, (senior) Dagar Brothers. Tradition goes back to Vrija Chandra "Daguri" (contemporary of Mian Tan Sen)from the name of a village near Delhi. Dagarbani  
Mohiuddhin Khan sarangi          
Moizuddhin Khan, Ustad thumri Benares   Gauhar Jan, Janki Bai, Sidhiswari Devi, Badi Moi Bai mid 19th cent. P. Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi, 1986
Morju Shah kirtan     Radharani Devi first half 20th cent.  
Motiram, Pt. khayal   Nathulal(father) Maniram, Jyotiram, Jasraj (sons) Mewati Gharana  
Moussa Kassimi khayal Afghanistan        
Mr. Lobo violin     Allaudhin Khan late 19th cent.  
Mridula Sharma kathak   Yogendra Chatterjee, Purnima Pandra, Purei Dhadich   Lucknow/Jaipur Gharanas P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Mrinal Sengupta sarod   Ali Akbar Khan, D.L. Kabra      
Mubarak Ali Khan sarod   Hafiz Ali Khan(father)   brother of Rehmat, Amjad Ali Khan  
Mubarak Ali Khan Kasoori khayal   Ali Bax Khan(father)   first half 20th cent.  
Mubarak Ali Khan, Mujahid khayal / qawali Pakistan Akhtar Hussain Khan   Patiala Gharana, recorded with Fateh Ali Khan  
Mubarak Ali Niasi harmonium Pakistan        
Mubarak Ali, Ustad tabla Patna/Azimabad   Basavaraj Rajaguru 1st half 20th cent..  
Mubarak Hussain khayal          
Muhammed Ahmed, Ustad tabla Bombay Rajabali Khan      
Muhammed Khan tabla   Shitab Ali Khan(father) Chote Khan(son) Delhi Gharana, late 19th cent. brotehr of Nazar Ali Khan Kippen p.68
Mukeh Bihari Sharma sarod New Delhi        
Mukesh ghazal / bhajan       late  
Mukul Shivpuha khayal          
Mukund Kane tabla          
Mukund Narayan Bhale tabla          
Mukund Nene harmonium          
Muleh Khan tabla          
Mumtaz Khan sarangi   Zakir Husain(Zakkan Khan) (father)   Kothiwal Gharana Kippen p.70
Munawar Ali Khan, Ustad khayal   Bade Ghulam Ali Khan(father), Barkat Ali Khan, Tansen Pandey Reza Ali Khan, Shakir Ali(sons), Sandhya Mukherjee (1932-1989), Patiala Gharana  
Munawar Hussain Khan tabla          
Munir Bai thumri Lucknow     late 19th cent.  
Munir Khan, Ustad sarangi Delhi Amir Khan, Nazir Khan Zamir Ahmed Khan(son) born 1927, brother of Faiyaz Khan (tabla)  
Munir Khan, Ustad tabla     Amir Hussain Khan, Ahmedjan Thirakhawa early 20th cent., Farukkabad Gharana  
Munir Sarhadi sarinda Pakistan     "sarinda nawaz"  
Munirbai khayal/thumri/kathak Lucknow Shambu Maharaj, Chunnu Khan, Mumtaz Khan   mid 20th cent.  
Munna Khan, Sheik shenai          
Munna Lal kathak Bombay   Rohini Bhate   P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Munne Khan tabla Lucknow Mammad Khan (father) Bahadur Husain (son) Khalifa of Lucknow Gharana, died 1890, brother of Nadir Husain, Abid Husain, considered most accomplished of the three, worked with Bindadin and Kalke Prasad Maharaj (Kathak) Kippen p. 74
Munne Khan, Ustad tabla Patna/Azimabad     2nd half 19th cent.  
Munney Khan, Ustad tabla          
Munni Ketkiwali dadra, gali          
Munnu Khan tabla   Chote Khan (father)   Delhi Gharana, uncle of Inam Ali Khan, brother of Gamay Khan, brother in law of Natthu Khan Kippen p.68
Munowar Husain tabla Bombay Chutke Khan (father)   Kothiwal Gharana Kippen p.70
Muqbal Hussain Qureshi tabla          
Murad Ali Khan, Ustad sarod   Ghulam Ali Khan(father) Abdullah Khan(adopted son), Mohammed Amir Khan(grandson) Indore Gharana of Beenkars, died 1932  
Murad Khan Beenkar, Ustad bin       gurubai of Rajabali Khan  
Murad Khan, Ustad khayal       Hapue Gharana  
Mured Ali Khan sarangi Delhi        
Murlidhar Shastri flute Mathura   Arvind Gajendragadkar    
Murtaza Hussain tabla/sarangi   Ghulam Imam Khan   Kothiwal Gharana, late, brotehr of Imdad Hussain, Sher Khan Kippen p.70
Mushtari Bai thumri Lucknow     late 19th cent.  
Mustafa Hussain tabla          
Mustafa Khan tabla Lucknow Raza Husain (father)   Lucknow Gharana, late Kippen p. 72
Mustaq Ali Khan, Ustad sitar   Ashiq Ali Khan (drupad) (father), guru was disciple of Amrit Sen Debu Chaudhuri Senia Gharana  
Mustaq Hussain Khan, Ustad khayal Benares then Calcutta Mehmood Khan (Atrauli), Bahadur Ali Khan, Enayet Hussain Khan of Rampur whose daughter he married   (1880-late), Rampur Gharana  
N. Dass, Pt. khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
N. Rajam, Dr. Shrimati violin Benares then Calcutta Omkarnath Thakur   born 1939,sister of T.T. Krishnan, Padmashri, staff of BHU  
N.V. Murthy tabla          
N.Y.Apte tabla Madras        
Nabi Ahmed Hussain shenai          
Nabi Baksh Khan, Ustad sarangi Pakistan        
Nabir Khan bin          
Nadir Husain tabla Lucknow Mammad Khan (father) Raza Husain, Wajid Husain, Sajjad Khan (sons) Lucknow Gharana, late, brother of Manne Khan, Abid Husain Kippen p. 72
Nafeesuddhin Dagar dhrupad   Sayeeduddhin Dagar(father)   Dagarbani  
Nafiz Ahmed Khan tabla          
Nagendra Neth Datta of Ramghat khayal Ramghat   Vishmadev Chatterjee early 20th cent.  
Nageshwarlal Karn tabla          
Naijral Sinha tabla     Swami Pagal Das    
Naima Devi thumri     Vidya Rao, Shubha Mudgal late biography written by Vidya Rao
Nain Ghosh tabla          
Naina Devi thumri, dadra     Shubha Mudgal    
Najju Deredar tabla Lucknow Bakshu Khan   late 18th cent. Kippen p. 73
Najju Khan tabla Lucknow Mammu Khan (father) Zakir Husain, Chattan Khan, Ladle Khan (sons) Lucknow Gharana, late, brother of Mammad Khan Kippen p. 72
Najma ghazal          
Nakul Mishra tabla          
Nalini Gajendragadkar khayal Benares Omkarnath Thakur, Pt.      
Namita Sen Gupta Kabir bhajans          
Nan Rang khayal          
Nana Muley, Pt. tabla     Samay Cholkar    
Nanak Chand tabla          
Nand Kishore, Pt. bin     Gopalkrishnan    
Nandalal Ghosh sarod          
Nandalal, Prof. shenai Benares     (1902-late), attached to Kali-badi temple, Sonapura  
Nandan Mehta tabla          
Nandan Prasad khayal   Omkarnath Thakur(guru)      
Nandkishor Muley santur          
Nandkishore Kapote kathak   Prabha Marathe, Munnalal Shukla at Kala Chhaya in Pune, Birju Maharaj     P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Nandlal tabla; pakhawaj     Allaudhin Khan late 19th cent.  
Nanhe Khan, Ustad khayal     Abdul Karim Khan 2nd half 19th cent.court of Nizam of Hyderabad  
Nanne Khan tabla   Lalle Masit Khan(father Ahmedjan Tirakwa Delhi Gharana, mid 19th cent. Kippen p.68
Nanne Khan, Ustad sarod   Ghulam Ali Khan(father) Hafiz Ali Khan(son) (19th cent.)  
Nanu Gopal khayal     Allaudhin Khan late 19th cent.  
Naran Vinay Patwardhan khayal          
Narayan khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Narayan Chakravorty vichitra vina   Amiya Bhattacharya      
Narayan Das Mishra sarangi          
Narayan Nath Gurtu thumri     Shoba Gurto(daughter-in-law)    
Narayan Prasad kathak Delhi Hanuman Prasad(father)   late. (1908-1958) Jaipur Gharana, excelled in Bhava P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Narayan Ramesh Das, Pt. khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Narayan Surdas, Pt. khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Narayanrao Datar, Pt. khayal Bombay D.V.Paluskar(uncle) D.T.Datar, Sarla Bhide Pt.  
Narayanrao Indorkar tabla          
Narayanrao Vyas, Pt. khayal   Vishnu Digambar Paluskar D.V. Paluskar, Vidyadhar Vyas(son) late, born 1902 in Kolhapur, Gwalior Gharana, "Sangeet Praveen" (1922)  
Narendra Bataju sitar, surbahar Paris Ravi Shankar      
Narendra Nath Dhar sarod Lucknow        
Naseem Bano Chopra ghazal          
Nasir Ahmed Khan, Ustad khayal   Mamman Khan(grandfather), Chand Khan(uncle)Usman Khan(father)   born 1930, Delhi Gharana ECSD 2496
Nasir Amiuddhin Dagar, Ustad dhrupad       Dagarbani  
Nasir Hussain harmonium          
Nasir Khan khayal       late 18th cent.  
Nasiruddhin sitar Pakistan        
Nasiruddhin Khan Dagar, Ustad dhrupad Indore Allah Bande Khan(father) Mohiuddin Dagar, Amiddin Dagar, Nasir Zahiruddhin Dagar, Nasir Faiyazuddhin Dagar(sons) (1895-1936), Dagarbani  
Nathan Khan, Ustad khayal     Vilayat Hussain Khan(son) early 20th cent.Agra Gharana  
Nathan Khan, Ustad khayal     Shoba Gurtu, Dinkar Jadhav    
Nathan Pir Baksh khayal   Makkan Khan(father)   Gwalior Gharana, 1st half 19th cent. Founder of Gwalior Gharana Wade(p.37)
Nathu Khan tabla     Habibiddhin Khan Ajrapa Gharana, late(?)  
Nathu Khan, Ustad sarangi Pakistan     late  
Nathu Lal khayal     Jagannath Prasad Gwalior Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Nathu Prasad, Pt. tabla     Chatur Lal 1st half 20th cent.  
Nathulal, Pt. khayal   Ghagge Nasir Khan Motiram early 20th cent., Pt. Mewati Gharana  
Nathuran, Pt. shenai          
Natin Mishra tabla          
Nattilal Sharma harmonium          
Nattu Khan tabla       Delhi Gharana, married daughter of Chote Khan Kippen p.68
Nattunkhan khayal     Sarasvati Rane Kirana Gharana  
Navab Ahmed Khan tabla          
Navinder Singh     Sukhvinder Singh Namdhari   Benares Gharana, son of Gurdev Singh(sarod), born ±1978  
Nayab Khan tabla Lucknow Bahadur Husain (father), Chuttan Khan Irshad Husain, Intizar Husain Lucknow Gharana, late Kippen p. 72
Nayak Surdas khayal   Ram Das Bairagi (father)   Ramdas Gharana  
Nayan Ghosh tabla   Nikhil Ghosh(father)   Farukkabad Gharana  
Nazakat Ali Khan, Ustad khayal Pakista, Vilayat Ali Khan (father)   (1932- late), Sham Chaurasi Gharana, sang, jugalbandi with brother Salamat (Ali Brothers)  
Nazar Ali Khan tabla   Shitab Ali Khan(father)   Delhi Gharana, late 19th cent. brotehr of Nazar Ali Khan Kippen p.68
Nazar Hussain Khan sarangi Bhopal        
Nazim Ali Khan sarangi Pakistan        
Nazir Ahmed sitar Pakistan        
Nazir Ali Khan sarangi Pakistan        
Nazir Hussain shenai Calcutta Wazir Ali(father) Ali Ahmed Hussain(nephew) late  
Nazir Khan tabla     Faiyaz Khan    
Nazir Khan of Jaora sitar       late  
Nazir Khan, Ustad dhrupad(?) Dharbanga   Vidyadhari Devi Darbhanga Gharana(?) P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Nazir Khan, Ustad khayal "Darbhangawale"   Vidyadari Bai "Khansahib Darbanghawale", mid 19th cent.  
Naziruddin Khan Dagar dhrupad     Rahimuddhin Khan first half 20th cent.  
Nazma Bai thumri Lucknow     late 19th cent.  
Neela Devi khayal          
Neelkantbuva Alurmath khayal     Mallikarjun Mansur    
Niamattullak Khan rabab   Basit Khan   born in Afghanistan, mid 19th cent.  
Niamatullah Khan rabab       mid 19th cent. supposed inventor of sarod  
Niaz Ahmed Khan, Ustad khayal   Bashir Khan(father)   Kirana Gharana  
Nikhil Banerjee, Pt. sitar   Jitendranath Banerjee(father), Allaudhin Khan, Ali Akbar Khan Kushal Das(infl.) (1931-late)  
Nikhil Ghosh, Pt. tabla Bombay Akshyakumar Ghosg(father), Jyan Prakash Ghosh, Amir Hussain Khan, Ahmadjan Thirakwa Aneesh Pradha, Nayan Ghosh Younger brother of Pannalal Ghosh, Founder of Sangit Mahabharati(Bombay), Padmabushan, Hafiz Ali Khan Smriti Samman, Farukkabad Gharana (1919-1995) CD 216AB wrote: Fundamentals of Raga and tala with a new system of notation
Nilabai Nahili khayal          
Nilakanta Buva khayal     Basavaraj Rajaguru    
Nilakshree Juvekar stage          
Niranjan Prasad flute   Bhola Nath      
Niranjan Prasad flute   Bhola Nath      
Nirmal Biswas sitar          
Nirmal Chakravarty sitar Calcutta   Subroto Roy Chaudhuri    
Nirmala Arau thumri          
Nirmala Devi thumri born in Benares Wasudev Prasad (father), Abdul Rehman Khan      
Nirmala Nandu kathak   Birju Maharaj   Lucknow Gharana P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Nisar Abbas Khan tabla/sarangi   Chote Khan (father)   Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Saardat Ali Khan Khan Kippen p.70
Nisar Ali khayal   Haddu Khan   Gwalior Gharana, late  
Nisar Haider tabla   Ghulam Haider (father) Zakir Hussain(Zakkan Khan) Kothiwal Gharana, late Kippen p.70
Nisar Hussain Khan, Ustad khayal Badaun (Uttar Pradesh) Fida Hussain Khan(father), court musician in Baroda Rashid Khan born 1906 Rampur/Sahaswan Gharana specialist of tarana singing, teaches at Sangeet Research Academy  
Nishat Khan, Ustad sitar   Vilayat Khan, Imrat Khan(father)   son of Imrat Khan  
Nitai Dasgupta khayal geet   Usha Ranjan Mukherjee(guru)      
Nityanand Haldipur, Pt. flute   Pannalal Ghosh, Devendra Murdeshwar, Annapurna Devi   Staff of AIR Bombay  
Nivruttibua Sarnaik, Pt. khayal     Shobha Joshi, Sudhakarbuwa Digrajkar, Vijaya Jadhav Gatlewar Autrali Jaipur Gharana, teaches at Sangeet Research Academy  
Niyamat Khan bin       Jaipur Seni Gharana of Beenkars 19th century  
Niyananda Lal sitar maker Calcutta Damodar Adhikari   late, died early seventies S. Landsberg, Kanailal and brother
Nizamuddhin Khan, Ustad tabla   Illahi Bux Khan, Azim Khan, Ahmedjan Thirakwa Deepak Nerurkar    
Nobin Ghosh tabla          
Noor Begum khayal Kasoor Kale Khan(father) Amir Ali(son) first half 20th cent.  
Noor Jehan ghazal /film          
Noori Khan tabla Kanpur Allah Baksh Khan (father) Haider Husain, Bahadur Husain (sons) Kothiwal Gharana, late, brother of Ghulam Haider Kippen p.70
Noori Khan tabla Patna     Kothiwal Gharana, mid 19th cent.  
O.M. Chaurasia santur          
Om Prakash Chourasiya santur          
Om Prakash Mishra kathak   Birju Maharaj   Lucknow Gharana, family of Achchan Maharaj P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Om Prakash Mohan harmonium          
Om Prakesh Sharma dilruba          
Omar Khan sarod       descendant of Niamatullah Khan  
Omkar Gulwani tabla   T.S.Ratnakar Bhat(uncle), Taranath Rao      
Omkarnath Thakur, Pt. khayal   Vishnu Digambar Paluskar, at Ghandarva Maha Vidyalaya in Mumbai Prof.Deodar, P.N. Barwa, Balwantrai Bhatt, Bijonbala Ghosh Dastidar, P.K. Dasur, Atul Desai, Nalini Gajendragadkar, Yashwantrai Purohit, Prem Lata Sharma, Subhadra Chaudhuri, Gopalkrish.N. Rajam, Dinkar Kaikini, Arvind Gajendragadkar, Sunanda Patnaik (1890/1897-1967), Gwalior Gharana, head of Maha Vidyalaya in Lahore, founded Sangeet Niketan in Bombay, dean of BHU(as from 1950) Sangitanjali (6 vol.), "A multi-dimensional genius"
Omrao Khan bin, surbahar, sarod       Jaipur Seni Gharana of Beenkars 19th century  
P. Madhukar harmonium     Anant Rane, Tulsidas Borkar late  
P. Shankar tabla          
P.Chakravarty khayal          
P.K. Dastur khayal Benares Omkarnath Thakur, Pt.      
P.L. Pawar violin New Delhi        
P.N. Barwa khayal Benares Omkarnath Thakur, Pt.      
Padma Talwalkar khayal   Gangadhar Pimpalkhare, Mogubai Kurdikar, Gajananrao Joshi   wife of Suresh Talwalkar, born 1949  
Padmavati Bohle khayal          
Padmavati Gokhale, Shrimati (Shaligram) khayal   Buparao Shaligram   born 1920  
Padmavati Shaligram khayal   father and uncle were "leading exponents of Atrauli Gharana"   Atrauli-Jaipur Gharana  
Pamela Singh Meera bhajans          
Panchakshari Buva khayal     Basavaraj Rajaguru    
Panchakshari Gawai khayal Shivayogamandit Temple Waheed Khan Basavraj Rajaguru (son) Kirana Gharana, died 1944  
Panchu Maharaj tabla          
Pandrinath Nageshkar tabla Bombay   Vibhav Nageshkar(son), Samar SahaSuresh Talwalkar late  
Pankaj Kumar Mullick ghazal / Tagore sangeet   Dinendranath Tagore, Durgadas Banerjee   (1905-)  
Pankaj Mishra sarangi Calcutta        
Pannalal Bhattacharya shyam sangeet          
Pannalal Ghosh, Pt. flute   Allaudhin Khan, Devendra Murdeshwar, Ragunath Seth, Nityanand Haldipur (1911-1960), older brother of Nikhil Ghosh  
Pannalal Upadjan pakhawaj          
Pannalal Uppadhya pakhaway   Chotte Narayan Mallick   Darbhanga Gharana text by Patrick Moutal in Oc. 558 672 73
Panubabu dhrupad     Debendra Krishna Chattopadhyay    
Papa khayal   Abdul Karim Khan(father)      
Parameshwar Hegde khayal Dharwad Basavaraj Rajaguru      
Parashuram Haldipur, Guru santur     Shashikant V. Chindarkar    
Parthasarathi Mukherjee tabla          
Partho Das sitar New Delhi        
Partho Sarathy sarod          
Parveen Sultana khayal Mumbai Chinmoy Lahari   mixture of Kirana and Patiala Gharanas, wife of Dilshad Khan  
Pathana Khan kafees Pakistan        
Patrick Moutal sitar/musicologist Paris        
Pearu Qawwal quawalli          
Pervaiz Mehdi ghazal Pakistan        
Piarey Khan khayal     Ummeed Khan(son) Patiala Gharana(see Ummeed Khan)  
Prabakar Pednekar harmonium          
Prabha Atre khayal Mumbai Sureshbabu Mane, Hirabai Barodekar Shobha Joshi born 1932, Kirana Gharana  
Prabha Sharan bhajan          
Prabhakar Dhakle violin          
Prabhakar Karekar khayal Bombay Suresh Haldankar, Jitendra Abhishekhi(7years), C.R. Vyas   born 1944, Agra Gharana  
Prabhakar Karekar stage          
Prabhashankar Gaikwad, Ustad shenai          
Prabhir Ghosh, Pt. flute          
Prabhu Das khayal       Ramdas Gharana  
Prabhu Edouard tabla France Shankar Ghosh      
Prabhudev Sardar khayal   Digambarbua Kulkarni   born 1925, Kirana Gharana  
Pradeep Chatterjee khayal          
Pradeep Dixit pakhawaj          
Pradeep Kumar Barot            
Prahladrao Ganoo khayal Bombay     Gwalior Gharana  
Prakash Maharaj tabla          
Prakash Wadera flute          
Prakesh Ghangrekar stage          
Pramati Mukherjee khayal          
Pramila Pande kathak New Delhi Munna Shukla, Birju Maharaj   Lucknow Gharana, studied at Bharatiya Kala Kendra(New Delhi), Kathak Kendra(New Delhi) P.Banerjee, Dance in Thumri, Delhi 1986
Pramod Kumar sitar Paris     (1939-late)  
Pramod Marathe harmonium          
Pramod Pathak khayal Calcutta Ballaram Pathak(father)   born 1951 text by Patrick Moutal in Oc. 558 672 73
Pranesh Khan tabla          
Prannath khayal   Waheed Khan Terry Riley e.o. Kirana Gharana, professor of music at Delhi univ. one time Sadhu
Prasad Sawkar stage          
Prasun Banerjee khayal   Jamini Ganguly, Bade Ghulam Ali Khan   born 1926, Pathiala Gharanna  
Pratap Narayan Ji Pt. khayal Bombay Motiram Ji(father) Kankana Banerjee born 1918, Mewati Gharana, brother of Pt. Jasraj, court musician at Raigarh State and later Rewa State  
Pratappu Maharaj tabla   Ram Saray   Benares Gharana, late 19th cent.  
Prateek Chaudhuri sitar/surbahar Delhi Debu Chaudhuri (father