Music from India
Dhol and Pepa
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Village square close to the village namghar (prayer hall), Koraholla village, Majuli, Jorhat district, Assam.
Bharat Das (horizontally-held dhol drum), Bopai Khatania (pepa oboe)
This dhol and pepa instrumental performance belongs to the Bihu musical genre. Bharat Das plays the horizontally-held dhol drum and Bopai Khatania, the pepa oboe. The artists belong to the Assamese community and Assamese belongs to the north Indian language group.