Fayaz Khan  - HH. 1 – 78 RPM

Ustad Faiyaz Khan was an Indian classical vocalist, an exponent of the Agra Gharana.

Faiyaz Khan served for a long time as the court musician of Sir Sayaji Rao Gaekwad, the Maharaja of Baroda, where he was awarded the "Gyan Ratna" (Gem of Knowledge). The Maharaja of Mysore awarded him the title "Aftab-e-Mousiqui" (the Sun of Music). Faiyaz Khan's specialities were dhrupad and khyal, but he was also capable of singing thumri and ghazal. According to well known musicologist Dr. Ashok Ranade who was a former Director of Music Centre, University of Bombay, "There was no chink in his armour". He was a frequent performer in the musical conferences and circles of Lucknow, Allahabad, Calcutta, Gwalior, Bombay and Mysore and in concerts organised by provincial princes who vied with one another to have the Ustad perform in their respective courts. The rulers of Baroda held him in high esteem and he was offered the seat to the right of the Maharaja of Baroda during the official functions of the royal court.He also performed at Jorasanko Thakurbari, the residential abode of Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941), who was an admirer of the Ustad. It is known that he had held a musical session at Jorasanko a few years before the passing away of Tagore. Other well-known admirers include maestros such as Ahmad Jaan Thirakwa, Ustad Amir Khan, Ali Akbar Khan, Vilayat Khan and Pandit Ravi Shankar. Some of his best-known students are Dilip Chand Bedi, Sohan Singh, Asad Ali Khan and Shrikrishna Ratanjankar, apart from in-house disciples such as Khadim Hussain Khan, Vilayat Hussain Khan, Latafat Hussain Khan, Ata Hussain Khan and Sharafat Hussain Khan. Faiyaz Khan himself was an admirer of Abdul Karim Khan. S.N.Ratanjankar was perhaps the last of his pupils who excelled both as a teacher and as a performer.
 

Record Details

Title

Fayaz Khan - HH. 1

Singer

Fayaz Khan

Genre

Indian Classical (Vocal)

Language

Hindi

Label

Hindustan Records

Made In

India

Manufacture

H. M. P. & V. Syndicate Ltd.

Serial No.

 HH. 1

Side One

  • Mein Kar Aayi Peeya Sang - Puriya Khayaal

Fayaz Khan 

Side Two

  • More Mandar Vaa - Jaijayantee

Fayaz Khan

Specification

Size

12 Inches

Speed

78 RPM

Record Condtion

Excellent

Cover Condition

Excellent

 

Record Details
Genre Indian Classical (Vocal)
Label Hindustan Records
Language Hindi
Size 12 Inches
Speed 78 RPM
Singer
Singer - 1 Faiyaz Khan
Songs
Side1 - Song1 Mein Kar Aayi Peeya Sang - Puriya Khayaal
Side2 - Song1 More Mandar Vaa - Jaijayantee

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Fayaz Khan - HH. 1 – 78 RPM

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