Kirtana Malika - I
This book explains about the composition repertoire of Carnatic Music.It mainly consists of Gitam, Varnam and Kriti or Kirtana. There can be no comparison, especially in the directness of the expression and the range of melodic material available in the repertoire. In kritis, the act of semantic content serves to further invigorate music on both emotional and intellectual levels.
The Composition repertoire of Carnatic music mainly consists of Gitam, varnam, and Kriti. The Kritis which are intricate, embellished and with sangatis evolved from among Jayadeva ashtapathi, Arunagirinathar Thiruppugazh, Andal thiruppavai, and Annamacharya compositions. In Kritis, the act of semantic content serves to further invigorate music on both emotional and intellectual levels. The ideas expressed in them find a personal resonance because they are expressed with such musical grace and its core idea of devotion meets with connoisseur everywhere.
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Book - Paper Back
First Edition 2017
Product Weight (in grams)
24cm x 18cm x 0.5cm