Flashcards in III. Ind Classical Music: Dhrupad: 7. Raga Yaman, Chautal (12 Beats), The Gundecha Brothers Deck (12):
Raga Yaman is part of what genre?
Which instruments are in the Raga Yaman?
Tambura (string drone) and a Pakhavaj (barrel-drum)
Yaman is what kind of raga?
What kind of mood does Raga Yaman evoke?
Delicate moods of love.
What kind of singers were the most prestigious musicians in the pre-modern court centers of North India?
16th century Mughal Emperor Akbar employed which legendary dhrupad singer who is said to have been able to light a fire when he sang Raga Dipak (dipak means illuminating).
Which language is Raga Yaman sung in?
What is the name of the horizontal drum that is the premier drum in the Raga Yaman?
Tala cycle of 12 beats is called ________>
Indian word that means support.
Indian word that means the second and final line of the pre-composed part of the performance.