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160 Results for SITAR

51 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, March 21, 201736ABollywood soundtrack instrumentGeorge Barany and John D. Child
Thursday, December 1, 201612DStringed instrument usually played sitting downTimothy Polin
Wednesday, September 28, 20163DInstrument with 18+ stringsMorton J. Mendelson
Friday, March 20, 201530AStaple of Hindustani musicRoland Huget
Wednesday, November 19, 201411DInstrument with sympathetic stringsJacob Stulberg
Saturday, August 23, 201429ABad member to pick?Timothy Polin
Monday, June 16, 201420ACousin of a mandolinBruce Haight
Wednesday, May 14, 201443AInstrument on the Beatles' "Norwegian Wood"Victor Barocas
Tuesday, October 22, 201354AInstrument played by George Harrison (2)Kevan Choset
Sunday, January 6, 201379D"Norwegian Wood" stringsDan Feyer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Monday, June 4, 201222DIndian instrumentJohn R. O'Brien
Saturday, March 5, 201118AIt has two bridges in IndiaRandolph Ross
Wednesday, June 30, 201044AInstrument that's usually played cross-leggedKristian House
Tuesday, October 21, 200811DInstrument played by George Harrison (2)Randall J. Hartman
Thursday, June 12, 200814AInstrument often played while sitting on the floorAlex Boisvert
Saturday, March 29, 200831DIt's heard on the Beatles' "Rubber Soul"Mike Nothnagel
Sunday, March 16, 200842DLong-necked instrument (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, September 20, 200742APear-shaped instrument (2)Alex Boisvert
Tuesday, June 12, 200734DInstrument often accompanied by a pair of small drumsJonathan Gersch
Sunday, May 13, 20071DRelative of a mandolinJim Page
Wednesday, April 18, 200753D"Norwegian Wood" instrument (4)Jim Page
Wednesday, March 15, 200630APear-shaped luteLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Thursday, November 3, 200524DFretted instrumentByron Walden
Saturday, October 29, 200547DInstrument accompanying a tamburaJoe DiPietro
Monday, June 20, 200551AIndian stringed instrumentAlison Donald
Wednesday, June 15, 200529D"Norwegian Wood" instrument (4)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, June 5, 200537DLutelike instrumentPatrick Merrell
Monday, August 16, 200433DRavi Shankar's instrument (2)Joy C. Frank
Wednesday, August 4, 200452DIt was played by George HarrisonRaymond Hamel
Wednesday, June 9, 200414A15-Across's instrumentSeth A. Abel
Saturday, December 27, 200345AInstrument heard on "Within You Without You"Adam Cohen
Friday, October 24, 200349DIt may be used to play a ragaSherry O. Blackard
Sunday, March 30, 200375D"Norwegian Wood" instrument (4)Alan Arbesfeld
Saturday, October 12, 200236D"Norwegian Wood" instrument (4)William I. Johnston
Saturday, April 13, 200251DThe Beatles' "Norwegian Wood" features itSherry O. Blackard
Tuesday, January 15, 200262ARaga instrument (2)Kelly Clark
Saturday, September 8, 20011DSomething with stringsJim Page
Friday, September 7, 200128AInstrument on the Beatles' "Within You Without You"Manny Nosowsky
Friday, June 9, 20001DIndian music makerJoe DiPietro
Friday, October 22, 199948DLong-necked instrument (3)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, May 9, 199956DLong-necked instrument (3)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, September 6, 199820ATinny-sounding instrumentRich Norris
Friday, June 26, 199829AGeorge Harrison popularized itFrank Longo
Tuesday, August 26, 199734DSound of the 60'sStephanie Spadaccini
Thursday, July 31, 199735ALong-necked luteTrip Payne
Tuesday, December 3, 199646DRavi Shankar's instrument (2)R. Hartman
Wednesday, May 24, 199537DRaga instrument (2)Wayne Robert Williams
Sunday, April 23, 199536DPear-shaped instrument (2)Randolph Ross
Wednesday, August 10, 19949DEastern luteErnie Furtado
Thursday, January 20, 199436DLute's kinLois Sidway
Wednesday, December 1, 199336AShankar's stringsTap Osborn

5 results for SITAR from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
September 28, 2014cryptic7DSinger is returning instrument (5)Rosalie Moscovitch
October 14, 2012cryptic26DPrincipal takes one lute (5)Rosalie Moscovitch
September 26, 2004panda26AInstrument for one in the artsMel Taub
August 3, 2003cryptic23DCeleb carrying one stringed instrument (5)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
December 29, 2002acrosticELong-necked lute with movable fretsEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

104 results for SITAR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, October 31, 199391DRaga-time instrument?Alfio MicciTaub
Friday, September 10, 199328DLong-necked luteBeverly J. SewardTaub
Saturday, April 10, 199348DRaga-time instrument?Kevin BoyleMaleska
Friday, March 26, 199322DShankar's stringsJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thursday, March 18, 199337AInstrument for ShankarBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, March 5, 199328AHindu instrumentRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Monday, February 8, 199350DShankar plays it (5)Jim PageMaleska
Sunday, January 10, 199339DRavi Shankar's companionJune A. BoggsMaleska
Thursday, December 10, 199228DShankar's instrumentJudith PerryMaleska
Sunday, November 22, 199242DShankar's companionCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sunday, September 13, 199251DShankar's mediumFrances HansenMaleska
Saturday, July 11, 199243DShankar's luteErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sunday, June 21, 199287AProducer of 10 AcrossLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, May 8, 199226DShankar's instrumentAlfio MicciMaleska
Saturday, May 2, 19923DIndian luteJesse RoarkeMaleska
Monday, December 30, 199157ALute of IndiaFred TooleMaleska
Sunday, April 21, 199193AShankar's instrumentJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, December 9, 199069AShankar's companionDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Thursday, October 4, 199033DLute for ShankarWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, September 2, 199028AShankar's mediumFrances HansenMaleska
Wednesday, May 30, 199059AShankar's instrumentNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Wednesday, March 14, 199052AShankar plays oneLois SidwayMaleska
Wednesday, December 20, 198964AIndian luteBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, October 8, 1989105AShankar's companionJim PageMaleska
Friday, June 2, 198928DShankar instrumentMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, May 14, 198987AShankar's companionCharles M. DeberMaleska
Thursday, February 16, 198936DShankar's instrumentNancy JolineMaleska
Wednesday, December 7, 198825DShankar's instrumentJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, August 22, 19884DShankar's instrumentJudson G. TrentMaleska
Monday, February 15, 198865AMusical instrument of 50 DownFred TooleMaleska
Sunday, January 4, 198728DHindu's stringed instrumentJim PageMaleska
Tuesday, December 30, 198647AIndian luteMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Sunday, February 16, 198680AShankar's instrumentWarren W. ReichMaleska
Tuesday, September 17, 198526DInstrument for ShankarBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, March 10, 198552ASubcontinental luteBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, June 19, 198355AWhat Shankar playsArnold MossMaleska
Thursday, February 17, 19839AAsian music sourceJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Saturday, January 15, 198318AShankar's stringsRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, September 13, 198261AGuitar of IndiaAudrey KochMaleska
Tuesday, August 3, 198242AShankar's instrumentPeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, July 12, 198240AShankar's instrumentBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sunday, March 28, 198263AIndian luteTom MixonMaleska
Sunday, December 6, 198199AHindu luteBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, October 25, 198170DShankar's instrumentNancy A. WoodMaleska
Tuesday, August 11, 19817DHindu guitarJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tuesday, April 21, 198141AShankar plays itJankeMaleska
Saturday, November 1, 198021AShankar plays itWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, May 24, 198066AIndian luteDavid A. ScullyMaleska
Saturday, February 16, 198015AShankar's instrumentRobert KatzMaleska
Sunday, February 10, 198060DShankar plays itLouis BaronMaleska
Sunday, April 22, 197938AShankar plays itNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Saturday, April 14, 197956AHindu instrumentA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, November 27, 197820AShankar's instrumentSchwarzbaumMaleska
Wednesday, July 13, 197739AShankar instrumentYoungMaleska
Sunday, May 8, 1977105AEastern instrumentYael GaniMaleska
Friday, November 5, 197610DShankar's instrumentJordan S. LasherWeng
Sunday, October 24, 1976118ANeed for 104 AcrossJohn WilligWeng
Sunday, August 29, 197653DShankar's instrumentAlfio MicciWeng
Sunday, June 13, 197625AHindu luteFrances HansenWeng
Thursday, May 6, 197650ADelhi instrumentTap OsbornWeng
Tuesday, April 20, 197625DStringed instrumentJim PageWeng
Saturday, May 17, 197546AHindu guitarHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Monday, May 5, 197565AShankar's instrumentMcAulayWeng
Monday, March 31, 197547AShankar's instrumentDorothea E. ShippWeng
Friday, February 8, 197426DInstrumentMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Tuesday, July 31, 19733DIndian instrumentUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 25, 1973140AIndian luteArnold MossWeng
Wednesday, October 25, 197226DShankar's luteUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 8, 197217DHindu guitarElaine D. SchorrWeng
Tuesday, August 8, 197246DHindu luteUnknownWeng
Monday, May 29, 197226DHindu guitarUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 13, 197137AShankar's instrumentThomas W. SchierWeng
Thursday, January 14, 197164AIndian luteUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 3, 197032AStringed instrumentUnknownWeng
Thursday, March 12, 197017DShankar's instrumentUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 3, 196931AA Beatle instrument.UnknownWeng
Sunday, June 29, 196972DHindu guitarLewis C. BreakerWeng
Tuesday, March 18, 196943ALong-necked guitar.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 19, 19696DPopular instrument.UnknownWeng
Friday, August 23, 19687DRavi Shankar's instrument.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 196748DHindu guitar.William LutwiniakFarrar
Monday, January 23, 196753DHindu guitar.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Tuesday, December 13, 196648DHindu guitar.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 14, 196593DHindu musicmaker.Anne FoxFarrar
Wednesday, November 4, 196431AHindu guitar.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 11, 196048DHindu guitar.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 30, 196050DHindu guitar.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 4, 195834DHindu guitar.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, June 7, 195438DOriental guitar.Albert BlumFarrar
Tuesday, March 9, 195431AGuitar of Nehru’s land.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 11, 195326DMusical instrument of India.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, August 1, 195347DHindu guitar.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 20, 195246DOriental guitar.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 3, 195227DHindu guitar.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 4, 195163AHindu guitar.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 11, 195129DHindu guitar.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 16, 195090DHindu guitar.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, April 3, 1949107DHindu guitar.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sunday, February 27, 194934AHindu guitar.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sunday, February 20, 194975AHindu guitar.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, September 16, 194565DGuitar.Harriot T. CookeFarrar
Sunday, January 7, 1945120DHindu guitar.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, May 14, 194488DHindu guitar.G. O. ButlerFarrar
Sunday, December 13, 194257AOriental guitar.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar

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