s r g m p d n! Did you know? The success story of Indian music and its industry would only be 3.5 musical notes without our Women Musicians! 3.5 musical notes? Yes! You heard me right! Let me explain. When the Gramaphone Co. came to India in 1902, the male musicians were reluctant to … Continue reading Women in Music- A salute to pioneers in Indian Music
Chandram bhaja manasa, sadhu hrudaya sadrusham . Indhradhi loka paleditha tharesam, Indhum Shodasa kala dharam nisakaram, Indhira sahodharam, sudha kara manisam. Shankaramauli Vibhushanam Seethakiranam Chaturbhujam Madana Chatram Shaapakaram ,Venkatesha Nayanam Viraanmano Jananam Vidhum Kumuda Mithram Vidhi Guruguha Vaktram, Sashaankam Geeshpathi Shaapaanugraha Paatram Sharacchandrikaa Dhavala Prakaasha Gaatram ,Kankana Keyura Haara Makutaadi Dharam Pankaja Ripum Rohini Priyakara Chaturam. Now let … Continue reading Chandram Bhaja Manasa
By Swetha Kannan 'I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me - like food or water.' American singer Ray … Continue reading Happy music day!
a twaang exclusive A new take on the popular chants in the haunting voice of Sikkil Gurucharan. With foot tapping music and a lilting tune, listen once and you're hooked! Description- contemporary take on Sanskrit shlokas Tracks- Samudra Vasane Devi, Karagre Vasathe Lakshmi. Artist- Sikkil Gurucharan Listener review- "My 4 yr old son loves 'Shloka Hues' and insists … Continue reading Shloka Hues
The Dhaa of the tabla and the twaang of the veena converse in ‘Illusions”... (Twaang in conversation with Zakir Hussain) How is classical Indian music doing on the international circuit? First let me say that classical Indian music is thriving in India, as for the rest of the world, our music is considered one of … Continue reading Dhaa and twaang!
Twaang InConcert presents Illusions of Pure Sound. Zakir Hussain, the international phenomenon in the world of percussion and Jayanthi Kumaresh, who takes the Veena to the pinnacle of sophistication, come together in a unique collaboration. The concept of this collaboration is the confluence of virtuosity and divinity to create an illusion which is frozen in … Continue reading Illusions of Pure sound
Grammy awardee Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt's twaang exclusive release 'Stargazing' has been a favorite among twaang listeners and has been on the twaang top ten tracks for the past 3 months. 'Stargazing' is an experience in music listening, soul touching music which lets your mind rise above the chaos both external and internal, transporting you to a … Continue reading Star-Gazing