Music Corner

   

September Classical Music Month Contest 1

Post Reply New Post

Page 1 of 2

Page 1
Page   of 2
Page 2 Page 2

ramas

IF-Veteran Member

ramas

I-F Creative Head

Joined: 03 February 2006

Posts: 36772

Posted: 16 September 2009 at 3:34pm | IP Logged

September is a  month of classical music.  What will be classical music without Raags?
 
 
 

**** Informations Regarding Raags****
 
 
 Total number of raags in Hindustani classical music was beleived to be 300. But most  of them are  lost over the centuries. Around  100 raags are known and performed in present times.  The  classification of most raags in thaats is universally accepted, opinions are still  vary among the experts for some raags. The same is also  true about performance times of some raags.
 

***Contest***
 We begin with very simple contest.
 Name 10 Raags, their classification in Thaat and  their performance time.

Example of thaat will be todi, kafi, kalyan etc.
Example of performance time can be morning, afternoon, evening etc.
Pm your answers to "crazycreative"
by September 23rd.
subject "Classical Music Contest 1"

 All the best. Enjoy.Smile
Another fun contest is on the way before the month ends.





Edited by ramas - 16 September 2009 at 11:51pm

The following 21 member(s) liked the above post:

TGLchallengemokban_Jiya_BilliCat.~*LoVeLy*~11hypnotic11pams309honeydaisybobbiedhillonanjali83192-BolNaHalke-OodlesDoodles-aditi-burgerchaappop77set_raj.Jiya.jaanloverRoshni.shininggal2008.DontKnow.

Dear Guest, Being an unregistered member you are missing out on participating in the lively discussions happening on the topic "September Classical Music Month Contest 1" in Music Corner forum. In addition you lose out on the fun interactions with fellow members and other member exclusive features that India-Forums has to offer. Join India's most popular discussion portal on Indian Entertainment. It's FREE and registration is effortless so JOIN NOW!

ramas

IF-Veteran Member

ramas

I-F Creative Head

Joined: 03 February 2006

Posts: 36772

Posted: 17 September 2009 at 7:05am | IP Logged
What are you waiting for  friends? plz start sending your entries. as we do not have much time. It may be hard for those who do not have much info regarding classical music but hey there is help call goggle chacha try it and you will find all .Smile Contest is mostly posted to make today's generation aware of those raag ragini's  and how grand and scientific  our music is .

Edited by ramas - 17 September 2009 at 7:15am

The following 2 member(s) liked the above post:

_Jiya_shininggal2008

pams309

IF-Dazzler

pams309

Joined: 22 January 2006

Posts: 3736

Posted: 17 September 2009 at 9:36am | IP Logged
What is thaat?? plzz explain...

OodlesDoodles

IF-Veteran Member

OodlesDoodles

Joined: 14 September 2004

Posts: 16531

Posted: 17 September 2009 at 9:40am | IP Logged
great contest raksha...i do know some on the top of my head but will need to ask google uncle to help out ...will try to send it in

The following 1 member(s) liked the above post:

shininggal2008

Roshni.

IF-Sizzlerz

Roshni.

BollyCurry Buzzer

Joined: 07 March 2009

Posts: 13385

Posted: 17 September 2009 at 10:10am | IP Logged

Wonderful Contest  Di...

Will surely try and participate!Big smile

The following 1 member(s) liked the above post:

shininggal2008

.DontKnow.

IF-Sizzlerz

Joined: 29 August 2009

Posts: 11527

Posted: 17 September 2009 at 10:37am | IP Logged
THE ACCOUNT OF THE MEMBER WHO POSTED THIS MESSAGE HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY BANNED.

If you think this is an error please Contact us.

The following 1 member(s) liked the above post:

shininggal2008

ramas

IF-Veteran Member

ramas

I-F Creative Head

Joined: 03 February 2006

Posts: 36772

Posted: 17 September 2009 at 11:08am | IP Logged
Originally posted by pams309

What is thaat?? plzz explain...
Thaat are musical scale or framwork
    A Thaat must have seven notes out of the twelve notes [Seven Shuddha, Four komal (Re, Ga, Dha , Ni), one teevra (Ma) ], placed in an ascending order. Both the forms of the notes can be used. Thaat has only an Aaroha. Thaats are not sung but the raags produced from the Thaats are sung. Thaats are named after the popular raag of that Thaat. For example Bhairavi is a popular raag and the thaat of the raag Bhairavi is named after the raag.
  1.  for more info go to

 http://www.swarganga.org/articles/icmconcepts/icm5.php

I hope that helps.

Edited by ramas - 17 September 2009 at 11:10am

Ishan.

Moderator

Ishan.

BollyCurry Buzzer

Joined: 12 November 2007

Posts: 28489

Posted: 17 September 2009 at 11:27am | IP Logged
Yeah there are many raags . But i know only a few of their names. I dont know their thaat and when they are performed.

Actually was knowing it when i used to play harmonium . But as time passed i have lost in touch with my harmonium as well as raags !!! lol

Post Reply New Post

Go to top

Related Topics

  Topics Topic Starter Replies Views Last Post
Results Classical Music Month Contests

2 3

ramas 18 2473 22 November 2009 at 2:32pm
By nikita_88
September classical music month fun contest 2

2

ramas 13 1381 01 October 2009 at 11:50am
By gopalagarwal11
Classical music? *Nishi* 3 413 24 May 2009 at 10:59pm
By *Nishi*
music and music Tabi_tabbsum 0 1392 12 September 2007 at 8:52am
By Tabi_tabbsum
Indian classical music dayita 2 374 17 May 2006 at 1:13am
By dayita

Forum Quick Jump

Forum Category

Active Forums

Forum Search

Limit search to this Forum only.

 

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.