Thumri and light classical

Thumri and light classical

Thumri and light classical

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Thumri and light classical
  • Arati Ankalikart Tikekar | Chaiti

    This is a piece from Arati Ankalikar’s performance from Darbar Festival 2011. It is towards the end of her concert where she presents a few lighter pieces including a ‘chaiti’. A chaiti is a light classical form that originated in the western belt of India with strong influences of the folk musi...

  • Indrani Mukherjee | Raag Multani

    Indrani Mukherjee holds the tradition of the Kirana-Rampur gharana and thumri in Purab Ang. Mukherjee performs Raag Multani in the afternoon on location in the village of Bawali, West Bengal as locals watch on her performance with amazement.

    Multani is a popular afternoon raga. It draws from To...

  • Pandit Venkatesh Kumar | Khamaj

    Pandit Venkatesh Kumar holds a Doctoral degree in Indian classical music from the Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, one of the most austere institutions of Indian classical music in India. He has authored a text book that has been made a part of the academic syllabus of colleges running under the aegis of...

  • Indrani Mukherjee | Raag Todi

    Indrani Mukherjee sings the morning Raag Todi amongst the lush setting of The Rajbari Bawali near Kolkata. Mukherjee is from the Kirana-Rampur style and thumri in Purab Ang. After training in the family she studied under gurus from Allahabad and Benares, and was selected as a scholar of the ITC ...