Indian classical music is the art music of the Indian subcontinent. Bharat's
Natyashastra was ... Shruti · Swara · Alankara · Raga · Tala · Prahar ... in nature...
The tricky teentala gat had taankari as its focal point, with the jhala at ... North
Indian classical music is one of the most highly developed art music's in the world
. ... rhythmic patterns utilizing the “chikari” strings (high pitched drone strings).
Although Indian music is ultimately centered around the voice, many people are
... will insert rhythms on the drone strings of the instrument, in what is known as
jhala. ... main components to the classical music of India - Drone, Raga, and Tala.
Sep 9, 2013 ... Indian music's influence on jazz is pervasive and longstanding. ... a drone
accompaniment (like some early Western music), but after a while, one can .....
This is evidenced in North Indian music in both the alap (opening free-time ... The
tala systems—both Hindustani and Carnatic—are rich in their variety of .....
Aurally recognise and appreciate characteristics of Indian Classical Music. ...
Indian compositional techniques (raga, tala, drone) and structure (alap, jor, jhala,
The drone instrument is usually the tambura, which has a long neck and four ...
The other basic element of Indian art music, the tala, is a rhythmic cycle ... The
northern classical music (Hindustani music) usually opens with a prelude, the
Who? Ravi Shankar (Sitar). Structure - Alap / Jhor / Jhala / Gat. Instruments.
Tabla. A Pair of Drums - Plays the Tala (rhythm). Tambura - Drone producing 'lute
A Beginner's Guide to North Indian Classical Music ... There are three main
components to the classical music of India - Drone, Raga, and Tala.
In Indian music a system known as sargam is used for naming the notes: Sa, Re,
Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, ... The tonic, or ground note, is Sa (this is heard in the drone).
Most Indian art music uses a drone, a constantly sounding pitch or set of pitches
which gives ... Tala/talam (H/K) is the name of the metrical system and also
specific rhythmic meters. ... Alap – Introduction of raga; Drone and melodic