About Zakir Hussain

Zakir Hussain is an Indian tabla virtuoso, composer, and music producer. He has been described as one of the greatest tabla players of all time. His career began when he was just nine years old, performing with his father Ustad Alla Rakha Khan. By the age of twelve, he had already won the All India Radio Music Competition. He has since gone on to collaborate with some of the biggest names in music, including John McLaughlin and Mickey Hart of The Grateful Dead. Hussain's solo recordings include Making Music (1987), Planet Drum (1991), Tabla Duet (1998), and Global Drum Project (2007). In addition to these albums, he has also released numerous live recordings with many different ensembles over the years. Hussain's work spans multiple genres including classical Indian music, jazz, rock, and world fusion. 

He has been awarded several prestigious awards such as a Grammy Award in 1992 for Best World Music Album for Planet Drum and two Grammy nominations for Global Drum Project in 2008 and 2009. He was also honored with a Padma Shri award from the Government of India in 2002 for his contribution to Indian classical music. Zakir Hussain announced his 2023 tour dates across North America. The tour will feature performances from some of today's most renowned musicians including Aamir Zaki on guitar, Niladri Kumar on sitar and zitar, Hariprasad Chaurasia on flute, and Ustad Sultan Khan on sarangi. This tour promises to be an unforgettable experience that will take audiences around the world through a journey of musical exploration! Fans can expect to hear classic renditions as well as fresh new compositions that are sure to captivate everyone in attendance. 

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