Raga Yaman (Classical Ragas From India)
|Item Code||Pack Size|
|2595||1 Audio CD|
He was born in a small village called Dumraon in the Shahbad district of Bihar, on November 21, 1916. His early childhood was spent in Varanasi, on the banks of the Ganga, where his uncle was the official shehnai player in the famous Vishwanath temple. His elder brother was also a renowned shehnai player. His father, Paigamber Bax, was a musician for the Dumraon State.
He started his training under the guidance of his maternal uncle, Ali Bax, at the age of six. He often accompanied him to perform at marriage celebrations or music conferences. Bismillah Khan made a recording for the first time in 1930,. However it was sold in the name of a relative, Vilayat Hussain, a more popular musician at the time!
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