Asian / Pacific / Native America (Reference)

The music of Asia (excluding Turkey and the Arabic lands, which means from Iran east), plus Australia, Pacific islands (e.g., Hawaii), and NAmerica. rica.

The reference list includes records that have been obtained and/or rated (in blue) as well as many other records that have been recommended from various sources.


Kiran Ahluwalia

Alaap

Azam Ali

Salamat Ali

Turgun Alimatov

Hossein Alizâdeh (1951– )

Vijaya Anand

Ankala

Ashkhabad

Dr. M. Balamuralikrishna

Nikhil Banerjee

Ashwin Batish

Purna Das Baul

Keola Beamer

Jay Begaye

Krishna Bhatt (1949– )

Vishwa Mohan Bhatt (1952– )

Tarun Bhattachary

Debashish Bhattacharya (1963– )

Asha Bhosle (1933– )

Earl Bullhead

The Cambodian Space Project

Kev Carmody

The Cathedral Lakes Singers

Sheila Chandra (1965– )

Anindo Chatterjee

Shri Swapan Chaudhuri

Hariprasad Chaurasia (1937– )

Jackie Cheung (1961– )

Leslie Cheung

Sonny Chillingworth

Chingari

Cui Jian

Zia Mohiuddin Dagar (1929–90)

Buddhadev Das Gupta

Dear Eloise [2010– ]

Girija Devi

Ensemble Altai-Hangai

Ensemble Moshtaq

Gamelan Pacifica

Ghazal

Kadri Gopainath

Guo Brothers and Shung Tian [1990– ]

Lama Gyurme (1948– )

Idjah Hadidjah

Hapa

Medhi Hassan

Aziz Herawi

Takashi Hirayasu

Sol Hoopii (1902–53)

Ruby Hunter

Zakir Hussain (1951– )

Huun-Huur-Tu [1994– ]

Indian Quintet

Jaipur Kawa Brass Band

Japanese Koto Consort

Pandit Jasraj

Vishnu Govind Jog

Bhimsen Joshi (1922– )

Kalama's Quartette

Kambar Kalendarov

Manika Kaur

Kayhan Kalhor (1963– )

Dennis Kamakahi

Israel Kamakawiwo'ole (1959–97)

The Kâmkârs

Raymond Kane (1925– )

Kayhan Kalhor (1963– )

Kasuma Sari

KCP 5

Ricky Kej

Khac Chi Ensemble

Ali Akbar Khan (1922–2009)

Amir Khan (1912–74)

Amjad Ali Khan (1945– )

Badar Ali Khan (1964– )

Bismillah Khan (1916– )

Ustad Imrat Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (1948–97)

Rais Khan (1939– )

Rashid Khan (1966– )

Salamat Ali Khan

Sultan Khan

Vilayat Khan (1922– )

Farida Khanum

Khun Narin

Ravi Kitran (1967– )

Kodo

Koes Bersaudara

Euis Komariah

Ramnad Krishnan

Kishore Kumar (1929–87)

Yungchen Lhamo

Li Xiangting (1940– )

Kevin Locke (1952– )

Kamalesh Maitra (1928– )

Sheila Majid

Lata Mangeshkar (1929– )

Parviz Meshkatian (1955– )

Bill Miller

The Tau Moe Family

Neel Murgai

Musafir

Najma

Sainkho Namchylak

Ram Narayan

Shahram Nazeri

Nasida Ria

King Bennie Nawahi (1899–1985)

Niyaz [2005– ]

Siti Nurhaliza

Outback

Cyril Pahinui (1950– )

Gabby Pahinui (1921–80)

The Pahinui Brothers

Abida Parveen

Faramarz Payvar

Alim Qasimov (1957– )

Quraishi

Mohammed Rafi (1924–80)

Dr. Krishna Raghavendra

Sudha Ragunathan

A.R. Rahman (1966– )

Alla Rakha (1919–2000)

Deepak Ram

Satyajit Ray

Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali

RMaster

Archie Roach

Sabri Brothers

Bally Sagoo

Sam-Ang Sam Ensemble

Mohammad Reza Shadjarian (1940– )

Shakti [1975–1977]

Shang Shang Typhoon

Daya Shankar

Lakshminarayana Shankar (1950– )

Ravi Shankar (1920–2012)

Shivkumar Sharma (1938– )

Shoukichi Kina (1948– )

Sindhi Music Ensemble

Charanjit Singh

Malkit Singh

Jyotsna Srikanth

U. Srinivas (1969– )

L. Subramaniam (1947– )

Suphala

Tahitian Choir

Telek

Senti Toy

Tubuai Choir

2NE1 [2012– ]

Wu Man

XIT

Michiyo Yagi

Yat-Kha

Yothu Yindi

Munadjat Yulchieva (1960– )

Takahashi Yujiro

Aziza Mustafa Zadeh

Various Artists


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