From Chandni to Lamhe: Shivkumar Sharma's Contribution to Bollywood

Santoor legend Shivkumar Sharma passed away at the age of 84 on Tuesday, creating a void in Indian classical music.

He left behind a body of work that’s going to remain a benchmark in Indian classical music for generations.

Shivkumar Sharma was one half of the music composer duo Shiv-Hari with classical flautist and another legend, Hariprasad Chaurasia.

Shivkumar and Hariprasad joined hands as Shiv-Hari and composed music for their first film, Silsila (1981).

The duo also worked in Faasle (1985), Vijay (1988), Chandni (1989), Lamhe (1991), Parampara (1993) and Darr (1993).

Shivkumar started his stint in movies with the background score in Jhanak Jhanak Payal Baje (1956)

Source: Indian Express