Ustad Sultan Khan

Ustad Sultan Khan (1940 – 2011), sometimes referred to as simply "Sultan Khan", was an Indian traditional sarangi player and classical vocalist belonging to the Sikar Gharana (classical school music of Sikar, Rajasthan). He was one of the founding members of the Indian fusion group Tabla Beat Science, with Zakir Hussain and Bill Laswell. In 2010 he was given the Padma Bhushan civil award for his trajectory.