Raag Aur Taal playlist for 08/14/2011

DJs: 
Sriharsha Aradhya
Artist Title Album Label Link
Ud. Rashid Khan Raga Desh Rashid Khan Indian Archive Music
Ud. Rashid Khan & Ud. Shahid Parvez Raga Desh Jugalbandi Series Navras Records
Pt Vishwa Mohan Bhatt & Pt Sukhvindar Singh Namdhari Raga Desh Vishwa Mohan Bhatt Raga Records
Ud. Hafiz Ali Khan Raga Desh The Legendary Lineage Navras Records
Snehashish Mozumder Raga Desh Mandolin Dreams Latitudes/Music of the World
Girija Devi Raga Mishra Desh Diva Sense World Music

Special show for Indian Independence day (Aug 15th): Raga Desh. Desh/Des means "country" in Sanskrit/Hindi languages of India, and the raga has nationalistic connotations in recent years. This show explored various artists and instruments rendering Raga Desh.