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Ustad Amjad Ali Khan is associated with which of the following musical instruments?
1. Guitar
2. Flute
3. Violin
4. Sarod

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Correct Answer - Option 4 : Sarod

The correct answer is Sarod.

  • Ustad Amjad Ali Khan-
    • A distinguished maestro in the field of playing the sarod, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan is popularly known as the “Sarod Samrat“.
    • He is the sixth generation sarod player in his family.
    • He learned from his father Haafiz Ali Khan, who was a court musician in Gwalior up until Independence in 1947.
    • He was awarded India's second-highest civilian honor Padma Vibhushan in 2001.
    • The name sarod comes from the Persian ‘sarod’ meaning ‘melody’, alluding to its more melodic tone.

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