Rare Carnatic Talas – A Lecture Demonstration
May 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm| Free
Percussion maestro, Shri T. R. Dhandapany along with his disciples under the ‘Guru Shishya Parampara’ will be sharing his research on rare Carnatic taalas (sulaadi sapta taalas) through a lecture demonstration on Mridangam and Konnakol. The theory of taala patterns and imposition of different gatis (speed cycles) will be explained through demonstration of various compositions. This will be followed by a talavadhyakucheri on one of these rare taalas to demonstrate the practical applicability of these rarely performed taalas.
Performers: Shri M.V. Chandrashekhar, Shri Adithya Krishnan, Shri Anuraag and Shri Sathyanarayanan on mridangam; Shri D. Kartik Narayanan on mridangam / kanjira; Shri Prasanna Sampath on dholak; and Shri Srinivasan on ghatam.
Venue Name: C.D. DESHMUKH AUDITORIUM