Hindustani music
Hindustani classical music ([hin̪d̪us̪t̪ɑːn̪i]) is the Hindustani or North Indian style of Indian classical music. The style is sometimes called North Indian classical music or Shāstriya Sangīt or Klā...
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Hindustani classical music
Hindustani Classical Vocal by Smita Bellur - Raga Bhimpalas: Excerpt from Raga Bhimpalas rendition on TV9 broadcast on 28 June 2009. Smita Bellur is a Hindus...
Esraj
Raag Raga Bhoopali my Ustad, Maiya Singh ji, on Esraj check http://harsangeet.com/2008/05/esraj-album-1-2008/ to download MP3s of Ustad-ji playing Esraj.
Dhrupad
Dhrupad (Hindi: ध्रुपद) is a vocal genre in Hindustani classical music, said to be the oldest still in use in that musical tradition. Its name is derived from the words dhruva and pada (verse), where ...
Khyal
Khyal (or Khayal, Hindi: ख़्याल, Urdu: خیال) is the modern genre of classical singing in North India. Its name comes from an Arabic word meaning "imagination". It is thought to have developed out of t...
Tarana
Tarana or Taranah (Urdu: ترانہ‎, Hindi: तराना) is a type of composition in Hindustani classical vocal music in which certain words and syllables (e.g. "odani", "todani", "tadeem" and "ya...
Tappa
Tappa is a form of Indian semi-classical vocal music. Its specialty is its rolling pace based on fast, subtle and knotty construction. Its tunes are melodious, sweet and depict the emotional outbursts...
Thumri
Thumrī (Devnagari: ठुमरी, Nastaliq:ٹھمری) is a common genre of semi-classical Indian music.The text is romantic or devotional in nature, and usually revolves around a girl's love for Krishna. The lyri...
Ghazal
The ghazal is a poetic form consisting of rhyming couplets and a refrain, with each line sharing the same meter. A ghazal may be understood as a poetic expression of both the pain of loss or separatio...
Gharana
In Hindustani music, a gharānā is a system of social organization linking musicians or dancers by lineage or apprenticeship, and by adherence to a particular musical style. A gharana also indicates a ...
Chaturprahar
Chaturprahar is an annual Indian classical music festival held at National Centre for Performing Arts (NCPA) in Mumbai, India. It is based on the concept of association of time (prahar) with the ragas...
Dhamar (music)
Dhamar (Sanskrit धमार) is one of the talas used in Hindustani classical music. It is associated with the dhrupad style and typically played on the pakhawaj.Dhamar tala has 14 beats (matras) grouped as...
Adana (raga)
Adana is an Indian raga. It is also called Adana kanada. It is often sang or played in drut laya after a vilambit composition in raga Darbari Kanada, as Adana is straighter than Darbari in its chalan...
Swara Samrat festival
Swara Samrat Festival (SSF) was an Indian classical music concert which was organised at the Nazrul Mancha auditorium in the Indian city of Kolkata on 5–6 January 2013 by Shreeranjani, a cultural orga...
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Mehfil
A mehfil (Urdu: محفل; sometimes spelled mahfil) is a gathering or evening of courtly entertainment of poetry or concert of Indian classical music and Pakistani classical music (particularly Hindustani...
Bhatkhande Music Institute
Bhatkhande Music Institute (भातखंडे संगीत संस्थान) now Bhatkhande Music Institute University is a renowned music institute in Lucknow. Established in 1926 by Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande, it was declared...
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Sanjeev Abhyankar
Pandit Sanjeev Abhyankar (born 1969) is a Hindustani classical music vocalist of the Mewati Gharana.He won the National Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer in 1999 for his song, Suno Re Bhaila, i...
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Thakur Jaidev Singh
Thakur Jaideva Singh (September 19, 1893 in Shoratgarh, Uttar Pradesh – May 27, 1986 in Banaras) was an Indian musicologist and philosopher, and played a key role in the development of All Ind...
Tilwada
Tilwada or Tilwara is a tala of Hindustani music. Like Tintaal, Tilwada tala also has 16 beats. Tilwada is often used in Kheyal.
Cyclical series of equally periodical beats consisted of recurring ...
Shanno Khurana
Shanno Khurana (born 1927) is a noted Indian classical vocalist and composer, from the Rampur-Sahaswan gharana of Hindustani classical music. A disciple of the doyen of the gharana, Ustad Mushtaq Huss...