Aug 7, 2021
Deepak Ram grew up in South Africa, discovered music as a teenager, studied bansuri (bamboo flute) with the masters in Mumbai, and found his “thing” as a globally-recognized musician.
As he shares his journey with us, we touch upon:
School vs. Education
Studying with the Masters
The Role of Practice and Intention
Finding Your “Thing”
Heroes and Zeroes.
We close the episode with some of Deepakji’s sublime playing.
Deepak’s website: https://www.deepakram.com/
Deepak on spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0IRHoIb1ZFEVrwdm0SzPh5
Hariprasad Chaurasia, Vijay Raghav Rao, Shivkumar Sharma
Call of the Valley (album)
Technical information on Ragas mentioned:
Raga Lalit: http://www.tanarang.com/english/lalit_eng.htm
Raga Bhopali: http://www.tanarang.com/english/bhoopali_eng.htm