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Monday, February 24, 2020

Indian music


Anoushka Shankar: ‘I look inwards a lot more than I used to’

February 09, 2020 1:05 pm

The sitar player on heartbreak, life after divorce, her new album and a first-time stage collaboration with sister Norah Jones in Pandit Ravi Shankar’s birth centenary.

How a Kerala schoolteacher has been using music to draw student to Malayalam poetry

September 15, 2019 6:31 am

For Namboodiri, now retired from government service, engaging with more school students to teach them about the charm of their ‘mathrubhasha’ through ‘Malayala Madhuri’ remains his sole pursuit.

A record restoration project aims at releasing thousand Assamese songs online this month

April 26, 2019 6:26 pm

Through April and May, there will be a thousand songs from Assam — many which face the risk of fading into oblivion — released on Youtube by Jyoti Chitraban Studio’s Digital Archive department.

Making the Sound of Music

May 10, 2018 12:15 am

A documentary by filmmaker Nandit Desai explores Gwalior gharana, the oldest bastions of khayal gayaki and one of the most significant chapters in the history of Hindustani classical tradition.

What’s in a Name?

May 09, 2018 8:25 pm

National Awardee Shashaa Tirupati on breaking into the music industry, carrying the weight of her name, and being surprised at every turn.

A Fairytale Beginning

January 08, 2018 9:12 pm

Sarod maestro Soumik Datta's latest work is a reimagined score of Satyajit Ray’s iconic film, Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne, with a twist.

Soul Strings: U Rajesh on the legacy of playing an Italian lute in the Carnatic classical system

August 19, 2017 6:00 pm

Mandolin player U Rajesh on his illustrious brother, Mandolin Srinivas, and the legacy of playing an Italian lute in the Carnatic classical system.

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan launches SD Burman's biography

September 04, 2014 5:55 pm

Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan called SD Burman an "unmatchable artiste" while unveiling his biography.

Fine Tuned

August 03, 2013 1:17 am

The Archive of Indian Music is a repository of rare recordings of music,theatre and politics,with an aim to preserve the nation’s intangible heritage

Music in the Air

July 29, 2013 5:41 am

ART and Artists (AAA) has made sourcing Indian music easier for music lovers around the world.


Ziro to Shiva Squad: 10 happening music festivals in India you should not miss

January 29, 2020 12:37 pm

If you are a music lover and desire to explore new forms of the art, here are some music festivals held across India that you should visit.