Recordings


Here is a start for our online musical archives of dagarvani and the ensemble of Ustad Wasifuddin Dagar accompanied by Pandit Mohan Shyam Sharma. We maintain this small archive on Youtube here — http://youtube.com/dagarvani .

The web has numerous recordings of dhrupad available. Some notable ones are:

  • Compositions by Ustad Wasifuddin Dagar accompanied by Mohan Shyam Sharma at the Raga Records web site.
  • Compositions by the Senior Dagar brothers (including a very beautiful Bhairavi) at the Raga Records webs site.
  • Recordings of Ustad Wasifuddin Dagar at Music India Online.
  • Recordings of the Junior Dagar Brothers at Music India Online.
  • Recordings of the Senior Dagar Brothers at Music Indian Online.
  • A short recording by Ustad Wasifuddin Dagar at the Festival of Sacred Music, NY archived by WNYC.
  • Films Division archives low resolution versions of their documentary on dhrupad by Mani Kaul (search of dhrupad).
  • Parag Chordia’s Music Course at Stanford has a Bihag by the Junior Dagar Brothers.

Seen a publically available recording of dhrupad? Send us an email.

तू ही ब्रह्म तू ही विष्णु,  तू ही गुरु तू ही चेला रे ।
तू ही पवन तू ही पानी, तू ही रैन तू ही दिन,  तू ही बेली तू ही बेला रे ।।

Bhairavi, attributed to Baiju.