Topic started by cosmician (@ 22.214.171.124) on Mon Apr 23 01:24:33 EDT 2001.
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I'm not music literate and go more by feel and hearing...and this has always baffled me. Why does carnatic songs tuned by IR sound so different from those of ARR ? Could you please throw some light on this ?
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- From: kk (@ 126.96.36.199)
on: Thu Apr 26 09:42:20 EDT 2001
Shankar Mahadevan was also introed by IR, but if IR uses him today they say he is going ARR way!.
- From: NagaS (@ 188.8.131.52)
on: Thu Apr 26 10:59:53 EDT 2001
Shankar Mahadevan was introduced by Ranjit - 'NeTRu No No' is his first song in Tamil (Movie : VIP) Fastbased song to which Shankar's voice fits just perfect.,
IR used Shankar Mahadevan first in Telugu Andhapuram (Thai Thagathai) and then in Tamil Nilave Mugam kaattu (Sittu parakkuthu)., After this .. ARR used him in Sangamam (Varaga nathikkarai ooram) which made him very popular.,
But the sad part is Shankar Mahadevan always mentions ARR's name in every interview, forgetting Ranjit and IR who believed in him for his first entry in southern side.,
Unni menon, Mahalakshmi Iyer also falls into same category - introduced by IR (in tamil) and made popular by ARR., After a bit of thinking, we can also include Sujatha to the list.
- From: badri (@ 184.108.40.206)
on: Thu Apr 26 11:05:28 EDT 2001
1 "sollayoh vhaai thirandhu" -MOGAMHULL-m.g.srikumar-such a splendid carnatic song
before some body break their head for the raaga- its shanmughapriya .
2 "kamalam paada kamalam"- MOGAMHULL --K.J.Y
3 "nenje guru natharin sevadi ,,,-- ARUNMOZHI WILL SHOW HIS CLASS IN THAT SONG
CAN ANY 1 TELL ME THAT RAAGA
SPLENDID SONGS IN THAT FILM
- From: UVII (@ 220.127.116.11)
on: Thu Apr 26 11:12:50 EDT 2001
Nenje Gurunadarin song is in NatakaPriya Raagam.
Check this list by Hari Govindan http://raaja.com/raagas.html
- From: yaaro (@ 18.104.22.168)
on: Sat Apr 28 05:25:12 EDT 2001
I am listening to Aaru ruthu vulu-from a telugu film called Aalapana-all IR fans Please, please listen to this no-brilliant-a mega carnatic no.the beginning humming by SPB-wow-IfARr can come up with something like that....http://www.raaga.com/default.asp?L=3
- From: Common Friend (@ 22.214.171.124)
on: Sat Apr 28 11:34:03 EDT 2001
IfARr can come up with something like that....http://www.raaga.com/default.asp?L=3
Is it humanly possible to satisfy yaaro.
I clicked on to your link and it took me to raaga.com homepage. I could not find the song. Help me if you could.
- From: sabesan (@ 126.96.36.199)
on: Sat Apr 28 11:38:48 EDT 2001
CF.... click on Search and search for the movie "Aalapana"..... there u can find it....
- From: sabesan (@ 188.8.131.52)
on: Sat Apr 28 11:40:42 EDT 2001
a good one Yaaro.... but i feel, there is a TAMIL song by IR like this (or similar to this).... any idea ?
- From: yaaro (@ 184.108.40.206)
on: Sat Apr 28 16:56:11 EDT 2001
agreed, it does have shades of sangeetha jaadhi mullai in places-incidentally, IR got the Nandhi award for this movie from AP govt that year.
- From: vc (@ 220.127.116.11)
on: Sun Apr 29 13:44:56 EDT 2001
Are the songs(atleast the beginning) Nenjegurunadharin from Mogamul and
Enge enadhu kavithai from KKKK based
on the same Raaga?Just an observation
that's all, correct me if I'am wrong.
I'am mentioning this because I heard
the Mohamul song in radio only a couple
of weeks back and as soon as I heard the
first line of the pallavi,I was reminded
of KKKK song.After that of course the
entire course ofthe song changed in
- From: Sridhar Raman (@ 18.104.22.168)
on: Sun Apr 29 15:09:34 EDT 2001
I thought Shankar Mahadevan had sung a bit in Urvashi Urvashi in Hindi. I think that came before VIP. I am not too sure..
- From: sundar (@ )
on: Sat Jul 17 17:34:11 EDT 2004
Kamalam Paada kamalam is Vaachaspathi
- From: Gyan (@ 22.214.171.124)
on: Sat Jul 17 17:52:52 EDT 2004
........IR used Shankar Mahadevan first in Telugu Andhapuram (Thai Thagathai) and then in Tamil Nilave Mugam kaattu (Sittu parakkuthu)., After this .. ARR used him in Sangamam (Varaga nathikkarai ooram) which made him very popular.,........
IR's gave a super energetic carnatic based qawwali type rhythm song in Orey Muththam - Paavairgal Maan Poley..... (SPB/SJ, with SPB just too good in that song)
Rahman' Vaaraga' song charanam has a portion exactly like the IR' song above (which is a unexpexted twist in the charanam), the rythm i think is also a close imitation, i find.
that is the diff between IR and ARR' carnatic compositions
NagaS, I think Rahman used SM first before IR brought him for anthapuram (bytheway, a super tribal type composition, orchestration stanzas mind blowing.)
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