Introduction: Patrons have played a very great part in our past in fostering Carnatic Music. Composers and musicians have been sustained, patronized & honored by
INTRODUCTION: Raga Yamuna Kalyani, also called as Yamuna, is a supposedly lighter melody and a minor raga today, under the Kalyani raganga/melakartha. A look at
SUMMARY OF THE ANALYSIS : To summarize the understanding from the 3 works from the post 1750 era : Ma or Ga and Ni were
[simple-author-box] INTRODUCTION: Kambhoji is a purva prasiddha raga of yore which has ornamented Carnatic music for ages. There are many beautiful compositions adorning this raga.
Since the post I made on Pallavi Gopala Iyer, I came across a couple of more points which I thought should form part of the
INTRODUCTION: Pallavi Gopala Iyer is one of the composers from the pre-trinity period who adorned the Tanjore Court and was a vaggeyakara par excellence, in
[simple-author-box] Raga Lakshana – Madhavamanohari PREFACE: One of the first impressions that an observer or student of our music gets is that Muthusvami Dikshitar was
Andhali – An enigma – Ravi Rajagopalan INTRODUCTION: Andhali is an old raga with a textual tradition which is now virtually extinct. Its close cousins, Purnachandrika