Category: Music Glossary

Laya and Layakari

Last updated on September 7, 2019. “Laya” means Rythm and “Kari ” means doing . It is basically everything related to rhythm of music i.e....

Nibadh and Anibadh Gayan

Last updated on September 8, 2019. Anibadh singing is a way of singing free of any structure. It was sung in ancient times. It did...

Samprakritik Raag.

Last updated on July 26, 2016. Raagas are born  from Thaat.That is the reason Thaat is known as Janak(one who gives birth)and raagas born from...

Adharvdarshak Swar.

Last updated on July 22, 2016. In Classical music,Madhyam swar plays an important role in deciding the time of singing raagas.it is known as Adharvdarshak...

Swar Samvad.

Last updated on July 20, 2016. The combination of two Swars produce a sound which is known as Dhwani.This Dhwani is sometimes soothing to ears...

Sparsh Swara

Last updated on September 8, 2019. Sparsh in hindi means ‘touch’. Swara means the surs in hindustani classical music i.e. Sa Re Ga Ma Pa...

Komal and Teevra Sur.

Last updated on August 29, 2014. Out of these seven surs ,Re Ga Dh and Ni become “Komal”when their frequency is lower than their shudhha...

Sur

Last updated on August 29, 2014. Musical Naad used for singing is known as Sur.To Learn music it is necessary to have knowledge of sur.Sur...

Naad

Last updated on August 27, 2014. The origin of music is “Naad”.It is a musical sound.It is a series of regular vibrations in a medium...

Raaga

Last updated on August 25, 2014. Raaga is a important artifact of Indian music...