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Music is ecstasy without drugs: Big B

entertainment Updated: Dec 31, 2011 17:52 IST
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Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says classical music has a different impact altogether, and playing it on a piano himself gives him another high!

"Raga the essence of the classical... for morning for evening for night... how did they ever construct this music... Indian classical music, unlike western cannot be written... unique quality that coerces it to follow from one Guru to another... Some basics taught for Indian raga and an attempt to play them on digital piano... bliss and freedom and ecstasy without drugs!" Big B posted on his Twitter page.

AmitabhThe 69-year-old actor spent time with music composer Aadesh Shrivastav, who gave the veteran actor some basic tunes to practice on the piano. Big B loved the experience, and is perhaps trying to learn more of it.