by Ashwin Batish
The Tabla drum set has become the staple percussion diet of the Indian music scene. Although today it has found a permanent home in the classical music tradition of North India, it has also been the rhythm instrument of choice in folk and film music.
This video deals with:
- Names of various drum parts - Bayan, Dayan, Pudi, Gatta, Gajara, etc.
- Care of your Tabla set
- Sitting Position
- Tuning the Tabla
- Proper left and right hand positions
- Some important Tabla and Dagga sounds and their production
- Combination sounds
- Simple exercises
(Program Duration 65 minutes)