Sounds Of Kutch
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Located on the western most tip of India, in the state of Gujarat, Kutch is an isolated island which showcases its cultural diversity. Tribes from Sindh, Pakistan, Persia, Africa, Central Asia and Europe brought their music to Kutch - music that has over the years given a unique identity to the region.
Instruments like Surando, JodiaPava, Morchang, Santaar, Ramsagar, Shehnai, Nagada, Dakla, Ghado-Ghamelo, Manjeera, Jhanj, are used here. The majority of the artists who have played the instruments on this album are engaged in occupations like cattle herding, farming, black smithy, truck driving, daily wage labor, and manufacturing of handicrafts.