Raga Unveiled – Screening

Raga Unveiled Movie by Gita Desai I had the wonderful opportunity of watching the movie/ documentary Raga Unveiled on big screen! Thanks to Indian classical music circle for arranging this movie show. As I learnt towards the end by Gita Desai herself, the original movie is 4 hours and 20 min in length. However the…

Percussion in Classical Indian Music – Lecture Demostration by Poovalur Sriji

Topic : Function of Percussion in Classical Indian Music – Lecture Demostration by Poovalur Sriji. Date: Jan 15 2011 Venue : Frisco I recently attended a lecture demonstration by Poovalur Sriji, reknowned “Mridangam” player , musicologist and faculty University of north Texas Denton. My sincere thanks to IGMAA Dallas ( www.igmaa.org ), for thinking of…

G.S.Mani – Lecture Demonstration

I enjoy attending lecture demonstrations. Not only, does this give me an opportunity to peek into the artist’s intellect, but I always come back home with the feeling of having found a timeless treasure. This happened to me recently when I attended the lecture demonstration by Madhurai GS Mani. It was a very close knit…