Zakir Hussain

Rack up one more for legendary tabla master–and friend of the CWM–Utsad Zakir Hussain!

While he’s received all of the most prestigious awards for musicians in classical Indian music, composer and tabla master Zakir Hussain sees his latest honor as a sign of the Hindustani tradition’s growing international status more than as a personal tribute.

Read the full article at MercuryNews.com.