Musical notes rendered with speed weaving different patterns.
Prominence of taans.
A title awarded to musicians who excel in the rendering of taans.
A pair of drums, the treble is played by the right hand while the left hand plays the bass.
Rhythm - cycle containing a particular number of beats.
Training, process of learning / teaching.
A drone instrument , usually of four strings and is commonly used by vocal musicians.
A blend of Khayal and Tappa.
A semi-art music developed in Punjab, created by Shori Mian - and later evolved into an intricate semi classical style with bol and taan thickly knitted at every possible step.
Idiom / composition using musical syllables based on Persian and Arabic phonemes.
10 different sets of musical scales with seven primary notes in order of ascent and in sequence only to help categorise the maximum number of Hindustani ragas under it.
Popular semi classical idiom.
Idiom / composition with three prominent features - sargam, bols of tabla and tarana.