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Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan

Sitar

Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan is one of the finest sitar players alive today.  His dazzling virtuosity and innovative genius have earned him a legacy as a giant of the sitar.  Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan learned his craft from his father, Ustad Aziz Khan, and enjoys an impeccable pedigree.  He is a seventh generation heir to the sitar's first family, the Etawah Gharana.  Ustadji's global reputation as an awe inspiring performer is complemented by another rare gift - his ability to spread his music as a dedicated and loving guru.  Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan sums up his mastery of this most intricate art form with a profoundly simple philosophy: "Music is my life."