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Sitars for musicians by musicians!!
*FREE FIBERGLASS SITAR CASE, SPARE STRINGS, STRING HOOK, CHALK, 3 MIZRABS, AND YOUR CHOICE OF 1 DVD WITH EVERY SITAR*
Unless otherwise noted and while supplies last!! Details here
Welcome to the SITAR page,
we offer sitars by Srishti Musical, Hiren Roy, Naeem Sitarmaker, SenGupta,
Mohan Lal Sharma, Radhey Shyam Sharma, Hemen, and others. Every instrument is carefully
monitored through each stage of production and air
shipped only. While we have access to nearly any
maker in India, we've chosen these few makers
based on predictable superior quality and tone. We
have a long history with each maker and regularly
visit India every year to monitor progress on the
instruments. We go to an extreme degree that
is unmatched by anyone else to guarantee a very
high quality instrument for you!! If in doubt,
give us a call and we'll play them for you,
there's only one other dealer in the west that can
do this so don't put your trust in cheap importers
or dress shops! Sitars are the main reason we're
here....Custom modifications are available from
each maker provided you're willing to wait for it.
Otherwise, in stock instruments will generally
feature half closed jawari in the case of Kharaj
Pancham sitars or closed jawari for Vilayat Khan
style sitars. For detailed information about
makers, etc. please visit the Sitar information
Unlimited customization available.
Full decoration teak concert sitar due 2/15
Vilayat Khan style/gandhar pancham sitar due 12/14
Please click on each model to go to the page for it! Each sitar featured is the exact sitar that is in stock, no substitutions (except for the Standard). Custom modifications (Nikhil Banerjee style,teak etc.) available for those who wish to wait. Almost all instruments now made with modern style mogra ~ grommets and natural materials for both bridges.
Please click on each link to view
OTHER SITARS Available
These are instruments that may be one of a kind only or not continuously in stock, they have generally been handpicked in India by us and are premium instruments.
SenGupta half decoration Kharaj Pancham concert sitar poss. Spring, 2015
SenGupta full decoration Kharaj Pancham concert sitar Coming 2/15
Kanai Lal & Sons #1 Kharaj Pancham sitar Ravi Shankar style sitar A great sounding full decoration Kharaj Pancham sitar made by Subasch Bhowmick himself in colored penwork and a special decorative touch for us. Not in stock, can be custom ordered year round.
SITAR ARCHIVES CLICK HERE!! Sitar and other instruments we've carried in the past, some of which may still be ordered.
We often have sitars here that are not listed on the website, it can take up to 2 months depending upon how busy we are to get them on the site so if there's a particular sitar you're looking for, don't hesitate to call or email.
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