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Archive for May 2009


Episode 38: Analysis of a Ghana Ragamalika Thanam – Part II — Gowlai

Sunday, May 24th, 2009
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In this episode, we continue our exploration of the Raagamalika thanam rendition by Smt. Veena Dhanammal. The second and third raaga she plays are Gowlai and Arabhi, respectively. Vidya points out the specific phrases Smt. Veena Dhanammal uses to transition from Nattai to Gowlai, and also elaborates on several important Gowlai phrases that Smt. Veena Dhanammal uses. Finally, we finish this segment by reviewing the transition from Gowlai to Arabhi.
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Episode 37: Analysis of a Ghana Ragamalika Thanam – Part I — Nattai

Monday, May 11th, 2009
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In this episode, we delve deeper into the Raagamalika thanam rendition by Smt. Veena Dhanammal. The first raaga she plays is the Raaga Nattai. Vidya elaborates on several important phrases and detailed nuances that Smt. Veena Dhanammal masterfully packed into a one minute snippet.

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