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Sax Meets Strings

Have western instruments helped or contributed the Carnatic kutcheri form to evolve? Carnatic music, as with any music tradition has evolved but not without rasikas or even artists at times being recalcitrant to change. 9 more words


Music and Hindu Gods and Goddesses

When we come across the ancient Indian sculptures in old temples, one cannot miss a sight of instruments being adored in the hands of our Gods and Goddesses. 450 more words

Music And Meditation

Musical ensemble

An ensemble of various instruments makes a concert. Instruments enhance the performance of a vocalist. The basic instruments which generally accompany a Carnatic Vocalist are Tanpura/Tamboora, Violin and Mridangam. 155 more words


Raga Punch [EP] – Ravi Iyer

Presently based out of Mumbai, Ravi Iyer has got his name emboldened by the popularity of his prowess on the guitar, amalgamating the sounds of a predominantly Western music instrument with multiple Indian instruments that include tabla, mridangam, veena, and violin. 143 more words