Naeem Sitarmaker Concert Sitar
Kohinoor style decoration teak
Vilayat Khan style setup ~ all inlaid
This is now an
archive page: Unfortunately I've had to discontinue
carrying instruments from Naeem Sitarmaker. Left
here for your viewing, if you see a design you like
it's easily made by one of our newer makers, just
let me know!
Been working on these for awhile, I had
suggested a Miraj version of the popular Kohinoor
design which has been done by a few makers. Naeem
put his own style and design on it. Adding a lot of
carved bone work and extensive inlays with very old teak
6 main strings and 12 sympathetics with a
13 7/8 inch tabli width. All natural materials
for nuts/bridges. Nuts (Meru) are hand carved.
Custom tuning beads. Langot is synthetic. Main pegs also
hardwood, sympathetics are also hardwood and carved.
Natural shellac finish in dark brown with slight red
Aged teak was used and the construction is all Miraj made.
Gourd is one piece. Very good sustain and a solid
Fiberglass cases for sitar also Miraj made and very nice with a fitted
This sitar has been
air shipped (as are all of our instruments) to
preserve its quality. Styles of each will vary
Please click on
each picture to view!