Allarakhan & Zakir Hussain - Together - 190758577715 - LP Record

Ustad Allarakha Qureshi (29 April 1919 – 3 February 2000), popularly known as Alla Rakha, was an Indian tabla player specialized in Hindustani Classical music. He was a frequent accompanist of sitar player Ravi Shankar. Allah Rakha was born in Ghagwal, Jammu and Kashmir, British India. His mother tongue was Dogri.[1] He became fascinated with the sound and rhythm of the tabla at the age of 12, while staying with his uncle in Gurdaspur. Finding little chances for grooming and appreciation, the determined young lad ran away from home, became a disciple of tabla began studying it with Mian Kader Baksh of the Punjab gharana of tabla players. Sabir Rakha, a brother, also played the tabla. He studied voice and Raag Vidya under Ashiq Ali Khan of the Patiala gharana. His regimen of practice and dedication were legendary: hours upon hours of hard, disciplined practice, that would later pay off. He was married to Bavi Begum and their marriage produced three sons, Zakir Hussain, Fazal Qureshi and Taufiq Qureshi; two daughters, Khurshid Aulia née Qureshi and Razia; and nine grandchildren. They all survived him except Razia; it was the news of her death the day before that is thought to have caused his fatal heart attack.

Zakir Hussain (born 9 March 1951) is an Indian tabla player in Hindustani classical music, musical producer, film actor and composer. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1988, and the Padma Bhushan in 2002, by the Government of India. He was also awarded the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 1990, given by the Sangeet Natak Academy, India's National Academy of Music, Dance & Drama. In 1999, he was awarded the United States National Endowment for the Arts' National Heritage Fellowship, the highest award given to traditional artists and musicians. Hussain was born to tabla player Alla Rakha. He attended St. Michael's High School in Mahim, and graduated from St. Xavier's, Mumbai. Hussain was a child prodigy. His father taught him Pakhawaj from the age of 3 years. Zakir's father Alla Rakha belonged to the tradition of tabla-playing known as the Punjab baaj, one of the six main traditions (baaj) of north Indian tabla drumming, the others being Delhi, Benares, Ajrara, Farrukhabad, and Lucknow. He was touring by the age of eleven. He went to the United States in 1969 to do his PhD at the University of Washington, receiving a doctorate in music. citation needed] After that he began his international career, including more than 150 concert dates a year.

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Allarakha & Zakir Hussain - Together - 190758577715


Ustad Sultan Khan


Allarkha & Zakir Hussain



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Indian Classical (Instrumental)




Sony Music

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Side One

  • Jugalbandi in Chartaal – Ki – Sawari (11 Matras)

Allarkha & Zakir Hussain

Side Two


  • Jugalbandi in Teen Taal (16 Matras)

Allarkha & Zakir Hussain

  • Ustad Alla Rakha Solo in Rupak Taal (7 Matras)

Allarkha & Zakir Hussain



12 Inches


33 RPM

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Artist - 1 Ustad Sultan Khan
Instrument - 1 Tabla
Record Details
Genre Indian Classical (Instrumental)
Label Sony Music
Language Hindi
Releasing Year 2018
Size 12 Inches
Speed 33 RPM
Singer - 1 Ustad Allarakha Qureshi
Singer - 2 Zakir Hussain
Side1 - Song1 Jugalbandi in Chartaal – Ki – Sawari (11 Matras)
Side2 - Song1 Jugalbandi in Teen Taal (16 Matras)
Side2 - Song2 Ustad Alla Rakha Solo in Rupak Taal (7 Matras)

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Allarakha & Zakir Hussain - Together - 190758577715 - LP Record

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