๐Ÿ•ต๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธA MUSICAL JOURNEY TO HINDUSTANI CLASSICAL MUSIC ๐ŸŽผ๐Ÿฅ๐ŸŽท๐ŸŽบ๐ŸŽน๐ŸŽป๐Ÿช•

Fascinated about Hindustani classical music !

Do you know the basic knowledge about it?

If not , so it is not a very big topic. we are going to discuss about it in this blog.

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So lets start our journey to Hindustani classical music .

๐Ÿค”UNDERSTANDING of word โ€œ CLASSICAL โ€œ

What does it mean?

For being classical:

  • It should be very old and more than 500 years of history .
  • The original form is still intact .

WANTED TO KNOW MORE ABOUT CLASSICAL : CLASSICAL IN DETAIL

Hindustani classical music is also one of the two parts of classical Indian music . Classical music in North India = HINDUSTANI CLASSICAL MUSIC .

AMIR KHUSRO HAS A MAJOR CONTRIBUTION IN THIS MUSIC

BASIS OF HINDUSTANI CLASSICAL MUSIC ๐ŸŽ™๐Ÿ“ฏ

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There are six principle Ragas in Hindustani Music which are :

1 Time

2 Season

3 Mood

๐ŸŽผCOMPOSITION OF HINDUSTANI CLASSICAL MUSIC๐Ÿ“ป

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There are various composition of Hindustani music . Some of them are as follows :

1. DHRUPAD

  MOTHER OF OTHER HINDUSTANI STYLES

  • Oldest of Hindustani Music
  • Has a vedic origin
  • Also known as a temple music . Because it has emerged from temples .
  • A serious and sober composition ( serious in topic and sober in music )
  • It demands efforts from lungs and vocal cards
  • Theme โ€“ Religious and devotional
  • Lyrics โ€“ Bhraj language
  • Accompanied by : Parhawaj and Tanpura
  • Gharanas โ€“ Dagari , Darbangha , Bishnupur
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2. KHAYAL

PERSIAN WORD WHICH MEANS IDEA , THOUGHT .

  • Origin โ€“ Attributed to Khushrao
  • More delicate and romantic than Dhrupad
  • Has more freedom in structure and form
  • Use of โ€œ TAAN โ€œ in music
  • Equal emphasis on melody and rhythm
  • Gharana โ€“ Gwalior , Kirana , Patiyala , Agra

3.DHAMAR

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PERFORMED DURING HOLI THATโ€™S WHY ALSO CALLED HOLI DHAMAR

  • Quite similar to Dhrupad
  • Sung on Dhamad Taal
  • Theme : Krishna โ€“ Gopi affairs
  • Gharana โ€“ Awadh , Bhrajh

4.  TARANA

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COMPOSED FOR ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSE

  • Rhythm is important in it
  • Popular among Aristrocratic class of North India

5. TAPPA

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DEVELOPED BY CAMEL RIDERโ€™S OF NORTH WEST

  • This system become popular among  singers of Punjab. He started to compose fast songs . It has quick turns of phrases.

6. DADRA

CLOSELY RELATED TO THUMRI

  • Originally sung on Dhadra
  • Lyrics โ€“ Bhrajh or Urdu
  • Topics –  Mundane (very common )
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7. QAWWALI

ATTRIBUTED TO SUFI AND ORIGINATED BY AMIR KHUSHRAO

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  • It is related to God
  • In UR FESTIVAL , all Sufis gathered at Dharga . They sing Qawwali there to connect with God
  • Small couplets composed

8. GHAZAL

INFLUENCE OF PERSIANS

  •  Theme โ€“ everything ( romance , sadness , devotion and so on)
  • Composed as independent couplet
  • Love or erotic poetry is basically an underlined  sufi element .
  • mythical , secular and philosophical way
  • Mirza Galib  was one of the famous singers in starting .
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9. THUMRI

INFLUENCED BY BHKTI SAINTS OF NORTH INDIA

  • Florished by Nawab Wajid Ali Shah .
  • It is based on mixed ragas , light religious and romantic words
  • Lyrics of text โ€“ Bhrajh bhasha
  • There are two types of Thumri . First is Urbi Thumri and second is Punjabi Thumri
  • Gharana- Lucknow , Banaras

SOME FAMOUS SINGERS OF HINDUSTANI CLASSICAL MUSIC ๐ŸŽค๐ŸŽ™๐ŸŽง๐ŸŽถ

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HINDUSTANI CLASSICAL MUSIC IS SPREADING ITS BEAUTY ALL AROUND. IT IS SOULFUL AND BRINGS ENERGY IN ONEโ€™S LIFE.

There are a lot of singers who have created history in this era .

Lets know  few names  :

  1. Miyan Tansen
  2. Ustad Ali Akbar Khan
  3. Hariprasad Chaurasia
  4. MS Subbulakshmi
  5. Bismillah Khan
  6. Ravi Shankar
  7.   Zakir Hussain
  8. Shiv Kumar Sharma
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Now lets stay tuned and explore different things in next blog.

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  1. Anshu says:

    Well done …
    Good work ๐Ÿ‘…
    Keep it up ๐Ÿ’ช dear

    Reply

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