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Discussion :: Famous Personalities - Section 1 (Q.No.49)

49. 

Which of the following pairs of artists and their areas of specialization is not correct?

[A]. Pt. Ravi Shankar - Sitar
[B]. M. S. Subbulakshmi - Dance
[C]. Hari Prasad Chaurasia - Flute
[D]. Ustad Zakir Hussain Khan - Tabla

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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Dinesh Mahapatra said: (Nov 10, 2010)  
M. S. Subbulakshmi[16 September 1916 - 11 December 2004], also known as M. S. , was a renowned Carnatic vocalist. She was the first musician ever to be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honor. She is the first Indian musician to receive the Ramon Magsaysay award, Asia's highest civilian award, in 1974 with the citation reading "Exacting purists acknowledge Srimati M. S. Subbulakshmi as the leading exponent of classical and semi-classical songs in the Karnataka tradition of South India.

Sabari said: (Feb 28, 2011)  
Because she is a well known vocal music artist.

Nagaveni said: (Jan 31, 2013)  
She is also the first musician to receive padma bhushan.

Parmeet Singh said: (Mar 12, 2016)  
Madurai Shanmukhavadivu Subbulakshmi, also known as M.S. , was a Carnatic vocalist.

She was the first musician ever to be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour.

Deepak Singh said: (Mar 22, 2016)  
She was a Vocalist.

Anu said: (Jun 18, 2016)  
Thank you for all your pieces of information.

Bihari Boss said: (Sep 6, 2016)  
M. S. Subbulakshmi played Veena.

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