Indian Jazz Quartet

 

Ancient Future

 

With Sitar Master Pandit Habib Khan

 

Ancient Future Quartet

Indian Jazz Hi-Res Photo (2.4" x 1.6", 300 dpi, jpeg, 395K)
Shown: Emam (tabla), Doug McKeehan (keyboards), Matthew
Montfort (scalloped fretboard guitar), and Pandit Habib Khan (sitar)

Indian Jazz

The Ancient Future Indian Jazz program with Pandit Habib Khan features the sitar in unusual settings. While performing Indian jazz fusion in Lebanon with Ancient Future guitarist Matthew Montfort, Pandit Habib Khan was described as the "Jimi Hendrix of the sitar" by L'Orient le Jour, Beirut's French language newspaper. On the Planet Passion CD, Habib Khan adds an element of soulful longing. In concert, this ensemble shows both sides, from slow passion to energetic ecstasy.

Featured Songs

>audio (live concert and repertoire). Courtesy of WorldFusionMusicRadio.Com. Live and studio recordings of the repertoire played by this band variation of Ancient Future.

>audio (repertoire). Courtesy of WorldFusionMusicRadio.Com. Features Pandit Habib Khan, and Matthew Montfort with other top musicians including Swapan Chaudhuri (tabla), George Brooks (saxophone), and Danny Gottlieb (drums). From Ecstasy by Habib Khan (RPG Records CDNF-15917). CD-R- $19.98: Add CD to Cart. Buy CD Now.

Socha Socha (Khan/Montfort. 10:34) iTunes. >audio. Indian raga with full instrumentation. From Planet Passion (Ancient-Future.Com AF-2001). CD/Gift Card, $17.98: Add 1 to Cart. Buy 1 Now.

Photo of Ira Stein, Matthew Montfort, Pandit Habib Khan, George Brooks, Alan Kushan, and Danny Gottlieb.

Shown: Ira Stein (piano), Matthew Montfort (scalloped
fretboard guitar), Pandit Habib Khan (sitar),George
Brooks (saxophone), Alan Kushan (santur),Danny Gottlieb
(drums). Not pictured: Swapan Chaudhuri (tabla)

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