- Ragamala Concert Recordings: V.G. Karnad
- 7 items : EC-4 reels (7 1/2 ips, 2 track, stereo, 7"); WT-3 reels (7 1/2 ips, 2 track, stereo, 10"); Duration: 2:20:50
- Collection Number
- Concert recorded in Seattle, 5/14/82.
- University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
- Access Restrictions
Unrestricted: collection is open for research.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
Ragamala is a Seattle-based non-profit, founded in 1981, that "strives to advance the traditional performing arts of South Asia through exceptional programming" in the Puget Sound region. Their main activities include putting on concerts and recitals showcasing traditional musical and dance performances from South Asia, as well as lectures, interviews, and demonstrations.
For more information, visit their website: https://ragamalaseattle.wordpress.com
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Original recorded by Niranjan Benegal on cassette (TDK SA-C90, Dolby)
Performers: V.G. Karnad/flute; Omar Gulwadi/tabla.
Contents: Tape 1 - Puriya Dhanasari (alap, vilambit-jhumra tal, drut-ektal (incomplete)); Tape 2 - Puriya Dhanasari (drut-ektal, continued), Khamaj (thumri), Harisadhwani; Tape 3 - Tabla solo ("Ganesh Paran," "older compositions"), Darbari (alap), Behag (alap, vilambit-ektal, drut-tintal) (incomplete)); Tape 4 - Behag (drut-tintal, continued), "Bhatiali" (Bengali folk song)
Other: WT set on 3 reels rather than 4 (Rag on .3 EC continues on .4 EC so they were combined).
Durations of EC set (4 reels): 44:50, 41:15, 43:50, 10:55.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Classical Music, Hindustani
- Tabla music
- India--Asia--South Asia
- North India
- Seattle (Wash.)
Form or Genre Terms
- Sound recordings
- Gulwadi, Omar (performer)
- Karnad, V.G. (performer)