Head of Krishna | ca. 1800 | Attributed to Sahib Ram | India (Rajasthan, Jaipur) | Cartoon for a mural depicting the Rasalila (Circle dance of Krishna and the gopis) | Ink and watercolors on paper | metmuseum.org

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lutf-e khiraam-e saaqii-o-zauq-e sadaa-e chang
yih jannat-e nigaah vuh firdaus-e gosh hai

the grace of the Cupbearear’s gait, and the relish of the lute’s sound
this is a heaven of the eye; that, a paradise of the ear

This music has been generously shared by Aftab Datta: it is the peculiar good fortune of sarangi.info that he owns it too.

Abdul Rashid Khan – Nayaki Kanada
Abid Hussain – Des (Rudra Veena)
Afzal Hafiz Khan – Patdeep
A. Kanan – Jog
Amanat Ali & Fateh Ali Khan – Chandini Kedar
Nasir Aminuddin Dagar – Durga (Khamaj Thaath)
Amir Ahmed – Ahir Bhairav
Amir Khan – Ahiri
Arnab Chakrabarty – Chhayanat
Asad Ali Khan – Nat Behag
Asad Ali & Hamid Ali Khan – Chandini Kedar
Ata Hussain – Lalit
Aurangzeb Khan – Bageshree
Begum Akhtar – Chhaa Rahii Kaali Ghataa
Badi Motibai – Khamaj
Hussain Bakhsh Gullo – Mian ki Todi
Bade Ghulam Ali Khan – Marwa (unpublished)
Bundu Khan – Gaud Malhar
Chote Ghulam Ali Khan – Shudhh Kalyan
Chand Khan – Marubehag
D. V. Paluskar – Basant
Fahimuddin Dagar – Multani
Fayyaz Khan – Shyam Kalyan
Farida Khanum – Rah Dekhenge
Ganesh Ramchandrabehere – Behag
A. G. Ginde – Bhairav
Ijaz Hussain Hazarvi – Hai Justajoo Keh
Irfan Mohammed – Shree
Jagdish Prasad – Kedar
Krishnarao Shankar Pandit – Bhopali
Kumar Prasad – Megh Malhar
Manzoor Khan – Gaud Sarang (Tarana)
Nasir Ahmed – Puriya Kalyan
Nathu Khan – Nand
Nazar Hussain – Marwa
Nirmal Guha Thakurata – Miyan Malhar
Nisar Hussain Khan – Chhayanat
Nizamuddin – Ahir Bhairav
Pannalal Ghosh – Desi
Rasiklal Andharia – Kafi (Hori)
Ravi Kitchlu – Bhairavi
Radhika Mohan Maitra – Patdeep
Roshanara Begum – Jhinjhoti (Thumri)
Shafi Ahmed – Lalita Gauri
Shahida Parveen – Ahir Bhairav
Shahid Parvez – Rageshree
Shakoor Khan – Ramkali
Sharafat Hussain Khan – Jog
Subramanya Hegde – Puriya Kalyan
Umeed Ali Khan – Asavari
Umeed Ali Khan – Hindol Bahar
Vilayat Khan – Lalit (Mehfil at Imrat Khan’s home.)
Vijay Raghav Rao – Amritvarshini
Waheed Ali Khan – Sarang
Zia Moinuddin Dagar – Puriya