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Musicians of Rajastan

World music

Musicians of Rajastan World music


The region of Rajastan in Northern India is where the gypsies originated, the land from where their big journey started one thousand years ago. Nowadays it is an attractive landscape with maharaja's palaces covering its rocky hills and its great deserts. It is a unique explosion of India's colours and sounds. In this documentary in the heart of Rajastan's capital Jaipur, we meet Hammed Khan, the lead musician of Musafir and the Kawa Brass band who brought Rajastani music and its powerful gypsy tradition to the West.

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  • Directed by:
    • Angeliki Aristomenopoulou
  • Production date: 2006
  • Duration: 51 min
  • Production: © Onos Productions
  • Available version(s): EN


  • Hammed Han
  • Kawa Brass band
  • Divana
  • Gullabi Sapera
  • Tieri Roben
  • Salil Bhatt
  • Dhoad Gypsies

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