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Treasuring maestro Balasahib Poonchwale

The slow Jaipur taans in their dignity gave way to faster taans; Padma tai’s music has so much of her own creativity

09 Jul 2018 12:26 AM

MLV’s music stands the test of time

MLV Amma, as she is fondly called, was a remarkable musician. She is credited with striding the Carnatic music arena like a Colossus.

02 Jul 2018 12:21 AM

Learning three different perspectives on sitar

It was interesting to get different perspectives from three of these masters of the sitar.

27 Jun 2018 11:37 PM

‘My aim is to take chitravina around globe’

Outspoken, highly articulate with strong beliefs, Ravi Kiran is a rare musician.

19 Jun 2018 1:30 AM

Carnatic-North Indian classical music enthrals audience

The composition again was from the Carnatic repertoire in “Adi tala” or “teentaal”.

12 Jun 2018 1:28 AM

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The preservers of the musical past

Keepers of our musical archives keep the music of past generation alive and allow us to hear the forbears of today’s masters.

04 Jun 2018 12:42 AM

Authentic, unadulterated folk music woos audience

Basanti Bisht is an unusual singer who actually trained to sing only when she was in her thirties.

28 May 2018 12:55 AM

Devotional music gig in classical style

A lot of his works on Shri Krishna are available in a text published in 1941, called Tri Dhara.

23 May 2018 1:26 AM

Indian classical music enchants Dubai

Coimbatore- based Rajyalakhsmi Arts recently held Classical Music Festival in Dubai.

21 May 2018 12:58 AM

Success always comes with a price tag

The genre of music does not matter; being in the public eye and regularly facing the pressures of concerts is a daunting task.

14 May 2018 12:15 AM

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Appaji was more than a mother to me: Malini

Folk singer Malini Awasthi, one of the desciples of Padma awardee Girija Devi, speaks on her guru and her musical journey.

07 May 2018 12:43 AM

Bhilwara Sur Sangam festival

Shujaat asked permission to start his recital from the younger musician in the audience, Abhishek Borkar.

02 May 2018 2:06 AM

Celebrating Buddha through music

Bombay Jayashri has carved out a unique niche for herself, distinct from her identity as a senior Carnatic classical vocalist.

23 Apr 2018 1:31 AM

Bhakti Utsav at Nehru Park from April 20

Pt Ajoy Chakravorty shared he had learnt some 35-40 songs from his own father.

19 Apr 2018 2:14 AM

Banaras blends music with devotion

The eagerly awaited 6 all night long festival commemorating Lord Hanuman’s birthday was held in Banaras last week.

16 Apr 2018 1:06 AM

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With song, dance and drama, Navras festival grips Pink City

Catering to all tastes, the recently-concluded Navras Festival in Jaipur featured a host of interesting dance, music and theatre items.

09 Apr 2018 12:24 AM

Concerts to showcase Jaipur’s musical past

Jaipur has an old musical past with several musicians settling in the city under the patronage of the Jaipur rulers.

02 Apr 2018 12:22 AM

Kaushiki’s band woos a new generation of listeners

Talking about her daily regimen, Kaushiki said it varied so much, as she travelled so much.

26 Mar 2018 12:36 AM

The finest exponent of Dagarvani Dhrupad

Music is taught through the Raga, not through the composition, as is now the norm.

19 Mar 2018 12:44 AM

Spic Macay: Expanding the classical heritage series

Sadly the historic Red Fort was not used as the backdrop, and the stage was built alongside the fort entrance.

12 Mar 2018 12:46 AM

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