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Indian music instruments. sarangi sitar. sitar is of the most popular music instruments of north india. the sitar has a long neck with twenty metal. 2 pages
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Indian Music InstrumentsSarangi SitarSitar is of the most popular music instruments of North India. The Sitar has a long neck with twenty metalfrets and six to seven main cords. Below the frets of Sitar are thirteen sympathetic strings which are tuned tothe notes of the Raga. A gourd, which acts as a resonator for the strings is at the lower end of the neck of theSitar. The frets are moved up and down to adjust the notes. Some famous Sitar players are Ustad VilayatKhan, Pt. Ravishankar, Ustad Imrat Khan, Ustad Abdul Halim Zaffar Khan, Ustad Rais Khan and Pt DebuChowdhury.SarodSarod has a small wooden body covered with skin and a fingerboard that is covered with steel. Sarod doesnot have a fret and has twenty-five strings of which fifteen are sympathetic strings. A metal gourd acts as aresonator. The strings are plucked with a triangular plectrum. Some notable exponents of Sarod are UstadAli Akbar Khan, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Pt. Buddhadev Das Gupta, Zarin Daruwalla and Brij Narayan.Sara...