Play Like a Lion: The Legacy of Maestro Ali Akbar Khan

Play Like a Lion: The Legacy of Maestro Ali Akbar Khan

05/25/2021 | 56m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Award-winning Play Like a Lion travels India to explore the origins and legacy of iconic Indian sarodist Ali Akbar Khan’s music—through the eyes of his son Alam. Carlos Santana, Grateful Dead’s Mickey Hart, slide guitarist Derek Trucks, jazz saxophonist John Handy, virtuoso sarodist Aashish Khan, tabla masters Zakir Hussain and Swapan Chaudhuri provide commentary. Directed by Joshua Dylan Mellars.

Aired: 05/25/21

Rating: TV-G

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Play Like a Lion: The Legacy of Maestro Ali Akbar Khan is a local public television program presented by KRCB PBS.