Category: Sumi’s Musings

New Year with Raag Yaman

Lets start at the very beginning! Yaman. There is enough and more been said about this Raga however I feel drawn to this sequence of notes time and again and what a better start to the New Year but to…

Fusion, Confusion, Tricks and Gigs

After the recent spate of classical mixes heard in Sydney during the weekend of the 8 November and 9 November I cannot  but help muse about the future of Indian Classical Music. Recently there has been an increasing awareness of…

Musings: Raga Deepak for Diwali

    Wishing You a HAPPY DEEPAVALI  I bring you Raag Deepak, during this festive occassion. Shahida Parveen – Poet says "My love is like Raag Deepak" Every one who is familiar with Saigal, Bollywood’s crowning play back singer in…