|Studio album by Anoushka Shankar|
|Released||23 October 1998|
|Recorded||June - July 1998|
|Genre||Indian classical music|
|Anoushka Shankar chronology|
Anoushka is the debut album of Indian sitar player Anoushka Shankar, released in 1998. The pieces begin with a slow introduction of fluid rhythms (alap or aochar) and build in a crescendo to a spirited display of virtuosity with tabla accompaniment. Four of the album's five themes are based on ragas adapted by Ravi Shankar.
All songs by Ravi Shankar, except where noted.
- "Bairagi" – 20:15
- "Tilak Shyam" – 10:35
- "Kirwani" – 8:46
- "Charukeshi" – 7:30
- "Pratham Prem" (by Anoushka Shankar) – 12:43
- Anoushka Shankar: Sitar, tamboura, vocals
- Sukanya Shankar: Tamboura
- Bikram Ghosh: Tabla
- Arup Chattapadhyay: Tabla