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Prabha Atre
Prabha Atre (born 13 September 1932) is an Indian classical vocalist from the Kirana gharana.Contents1 Early life and background 2 Academic and musical qualifications 3 Career 4 Discography 5 Composer 6 Music-related activities 7 Awards 8 References 9 External linksEarly life and background[edit] Prabha was born to Abasaheb and Indirabai Atre in Pune. As children, Prabha and her sister, Usha, were interested in music, but neither of them planned to pursue music as a career. When Prabha was eight, Indirabai was not keeping good health, and at a friend's suggestion that classical music lessons would help her feel better, she took a few lessons. Listening to those lessons inspired Prabha to learn classical music. Her music training was in the Guru-shishya tradition. She learnt classical music initially from Vijay Karandikar. She then learnt from Sureshbabu Mane and Hirabai Badodekar from the Kirana gharana
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Mumbai
Mumbai
Mumbai
(/mʊmˈbaɪ/; also known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is the most populous city in India
India
with an estimated city proper population of 12.4 million as of 2011
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Netherlands
The Netherlands
The Netherlands
(/ˈnɛðərləndz/ ( listen); Dutch: Nederland [ˈneːdərˌlɑnt] ( listen)), also known informally as Holland, is a country in Western Europe
Europe
with a population of seventeen million
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Madhuvanti
Madhuvanti
Madhuvanti
is a raga used in Indian classical music. It is a Hindustani music
Hindustani music
raga, which is reported to have been borrowed into Carnatic music,[1][2] and is structurally similar to Multani. This Raag is based on Todi
Todi
Thaat
Thaat
(Mode). It is a romantic raga based on the foundation, eternity and colors of love. Madhu literally means honey. It is a very sweet raga with a very simple philosophy of love and romance.Contents1 Hindustani music1.1 Time 1.2 Rasa2 Carnatic music2.1 Structure and Lakshana 2.2 Compositions3 See also 4 References 5 External linksHindustani music[edit] Madhuvanti's notes are N S Mg M P N S'(Mg in meend) while ascending and all the swaras, S' N D P M g R S, in the descent. (notations M - tivra,g-komal gandhar)
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Desi (raga)
Desi (Hindi देसी or देशी) is a Hindustani classical raga. This raga may be affiliated with the Asavari thaat or with the Kafi thaat depending on the way of presentation. It is similar to raga Barwa. References[edit] V. N. Bhatkhande, Music Systems in India (A comparative study of some of the leading music systems of the 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th centuries), 1st ed., 1984, S. Lal & Co., New Delhi, India. External links[edit]SRA on Raga Desi SRA on Samay and Ragas SRA on Ragas and Thaats Rajan Parrikar on RagasThis article about the music of India is a stub
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Yaman (raga)
Yaman (also known as Emaan in West Asia
West Asia
and 'Kalyani' in Carnatic classical music) is a heptatonic (Sampurna) Hindustani Classical raga of Kalyan Thaat.Sample music in SitarA 1 min 43 second sample of Sitar sound, playing Yaman RagaProblems playing this file? See media help.Contents1 Description1.1 Mechanics 1.2 Vadi and Samavadi 1.3 Pakad or Chalan 1.4 Organization and relationships 1.5 Behavior 1.6 Samay (Time) 1.7 Seasonality 1.8 Rasa2 Historical Information2.1 Origins 2.2 Important recordings 2.3 Film songs3 References 4 Literature 5 External links 6 External linksDescription[edit] Yaman emerged from the parent musical style of Kalyan. Considered to be one of the most fundamental ragas in Hindustani tradition, it is thus often one of the first ragas taught to students
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Bhairav (raga)
Raga
Raga
Bhairav (Hindi: भैरव/भैरों) (Urdu: بیرو‬‎) (Sindhiبھےرو ) is a Indian classical heptatonic (Sampurna) raga of Bhairav Thaat. Traditionally it is a morning raga. It is usually performed as the beginning piece in concerts
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Bihag
Bihag is a Hindustani classical raga.Contents1 Theory1.1 Arohana and Avarohana 1.2 Vadi and Samavadi 1.3 Pakad or Chalan 1.4 Organization and relationships2 Behavior2.1 Samay (Time) 2.2 Seasonality3 Historical information3.1 Origins 3.2 Important recordings 3.3 In film4 References 5 External linksTheory[edit] Writing about the musical theory of Indian classical music is fraught with complications. First of all, there have been no set, formal methods of written notation
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Rageshree
Rageshree is a Hindustani classical raga, from the Khamaj thaat. Aaroha 'n - S - G - m - D - n - S' Avroha S' - n - D - m - G - R - S Vaadi G Samvaadi n Pakad G - m - D - n - S, S - n - D - m - G - R - S External links[edit]SRA on Samay and Ragas SRA on Ragas and Thaats Rajan Parrikar on Ragas Film Songs in Rag RageshreeThis article about the music of India is a stub
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Bhajan
ArtsBharatanatyam Kathak Kathakali Kuchipudi Manipuri Mohiniyattam Odissi Sattriya Bhagavata Mela Yakshagana Dandiya Raas Carnatic musicRites of passageGarbhadhana Pumsavana Simantonayana Jatakarma Namakarana Nishkramana Annaprashana Chudakarana Karnavedha Vidyarambha Upanayana Keshanta Ritushuddhi Samavartana Vivaha AntyeshtiAshrama DharmaAshrama: Brahmacharya Grihastha Vanaprastha SannyasaFestivalsDiwali Holi Shivaratri Navaratri Durga
Durga
Puja Ramlila Vijayadashami-DussehraRaksha Bandhan Ganesh Chat
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Sucheta Bhide Chapekar
Sucheta Bhide Chapekar (born 6 December 1948) is an Indian classical dancer and choreographer. She is an exponent of Bharatnatyam. She is the founder of "Kalavardhini", a trust supporting the teaching and propagation activities in classical dance, where she also teaches Bharatnatyam.[1] She has been a recipient of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award (2007). Biography[edit] Born in 1948, Chapekar had her arangetram in 1963. She was trained under Acharya Parvati Kumar and K. P. Kittappa Pillai.[2] In the subsequent years, she performed at many local concerts, including one at the Madras Music Academy in 1974.[3] Post marriage, she moved to Pune. Encouraged by JRD Tata, who called her "blue-eyed beauty’", she performed outside India for the first time in 1982. During the tour, she performed in London, Paris, and Rotterdam.[4] During the 1980s, she performed various concerts in her home state of Maharashtra
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Jazz
Jazz
Jazz
is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States,[1] in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.[2] Jazz
Jazz
is seen by many as 'America's classical music'.[3] Since the 1920s Jazz
Jazz
Age, jazz has become recognized as a major form of musical expression. It then emerged in the form of independent traditional and popular musical styles, all linked by the common bonds of African-American
African-American
and European-American
European-American
musical parentage with a performance orientation.[4] Jazz
Jazz
is characterized by swing and blue notes, call and response vocals, polyrhythms and improvisation
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Rotterdam Conservatory
Codarts
Codarts
University for the Arts (Dutch: Codarts
Codarts
hogeschool voor de kunsten) is a Dutch vocational university in Rotterdam
Rotterdam
that teaches music, dance and circus
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Todi (raga)
Todi (Hindi: तोडी) is a classical raga which gave its name to the Todi thaat, one of the ten types of classical music according to the musicologist Bhatkhande. Ragas from the Todi raganga (class of ragas) include Todi (a.k.a. Miya ki Todi) itself, Bilaskhani Todi, Gujari Todi (also called Gurjari Todi), Desi Todi, Hussaini Todi, Asavari Todi (more commonly known as Komal Rishabh Asavari), and Bahaduri Todi. The equivalent raga in Carnatic music
Carnatic music
is Shubhapantuvarali
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Montreux
Montreux
Montreux
(French pronunciation: ​[mɔ̃tʁø]) is a municipality in the district of Riviera-Pays-d'Enhaut in the canton of Vaud
Vaud
in Switzerland. It is located on
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Switzerland
Switzerland
Switzerland
(/ˈswɪtsərlənd/), officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic in Europe. It consists of 26 cantons, and the city of Bern
Bern
is the seat of the federal authorities.[1][2][note 1] The country is situated in Western-Central Europe,[note 4] and is bordered by Italy
Italy
to the south, France
France
to the west, Germany
Germany
to the north, and Austria
Austria
and Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein
to the east. Switzerland
Switzerland
is a landlocked country geographically divided between the Alps, the Swiss Plateau and the Jura, spanning a total area of 41,285 km2 (15,940 sq mi) (land area 39,997 km2 (15,443 sq mi))
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