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Title Name

MAP3 (Music Appreciation Programme) -

RAGA VAIBHAVAM - a journey into the beautiful world of Ragas – Video DVD

Artists

Dr. Radha Bhaskar

Price

Rs. 200/-

About the CD

Concept & Presentation

Dr. Radha Bhaskar (Musician & Musicologist)

Vocal

Dr. Radha Bhaskar, K.P.Nandini, Aishwarya Shankar & Deekshita

Violin

Melakkaveri Thyagarajan

Mridangam

Ramaiah Vittal

Ghatam

Nanganallur Swaminathan

Duration

2hrs. 20Mts

Ragas:

1. Introduction

2. Begada

3. Saveri

4. Kalyani

5. Karaharapriya & Janyas

6. Kuntalavarali

7. Rasikapriya

8. Sindhubhairavi

Profile

Listening to a raga is a beautiful experience in itself……….

Raga is something very unique to Indian classical music - one without a parallel anywhere in the world.

As rasikas, how do we understand and appreciate different ragas that are performed by the artist through compositions as well as various improvisatory forms?

Well, understanding a raga does not just mean the identification of its name. It involves a more holistic approach where the listener must try to acquire a complete picture of the raga through constant and intent listening. The rasika should analyse how the same raga unfolds through different forms like alapana, composition, niraval or swaram. He should get absorbed in the music and try to live the experience which the artist wishes to share with his audience.

Raga Vaibhavam is a unique programme devised for rasikas to understand the finer intricacies of ragas and enjoy it better. It takes the rasikas on a journey into the world of ragas through various compositions so that they can understand its different facets in a simple way…………..

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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