Ustad Ahmed Jaan Thirakhwa (Tabla):
Master Musicians of India,
From the Archives of Sangeet Natak Akademi
Sangeet Natak Akademi and Saregama India, two venerated institutions that have recorded the
music of India for posterity, bring for the world a series of priceless recordings of Indian
music from the archives of the Akademi. This series will be as educative as entertaining. A
truly valuable collection.
The presentation has been re-arranged and divided into five tracks, namely.
Ustad Ahmed Jaan Thirakhwa talks about (with demonstration) the
traditional system of presenting Tabla solo.
Elaboration on the specialities of 4 Gharanas. [Delhi,
Ajrada, Lucknow and Farrukhabad]
Demonstrating the Thekas of 19 Taals and the appropriate
Laya of presentation.
Addressing the technique of playing different syllables
[Bols] of Tabla and compositions [Bandishes]
Ustad Ahmed Jaan Thirakhwa talks about his training during
formative age and demonstration of some special compositions.
Table : Ustad Ahmed Jaan Thirakhwa
Sarangi : Ahmed Raza
Edited By : Shri Govind
Flac (EAC Rip): 180 MB | MP3 - 320 kbs: 160 MB | Scans
Archives have 5% of the information for restoration
OR MP3 320 kbps
Stravinsky: Les Noces, Oedipus Rex
1 day ago