June 25, 2018

A sad note about the death of GS Sachdev

GS Sachdev, a flautist strongly associated with Ali Akbar Khan, has passed away.

I own several of his LPs and hope to digitize them soon.

Sachdev's playing showed a gravity and soulfulness which is often attempted but not always successfully by younger players... He had a very reserved, serious, and somber approach music and he will be missed.


  1. Very sad news,Sachdev was a brillant and original bansuri player.

  2. RIP Pt G.S.Sachdev. He was a very good musician.

    Richard, your LPs would really be a nice tribute to him !

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