Venue: Narada Gana Sabha Mini Hall, TTK Road, Chennai
Date: 10 Dec 2006
Organizer: Kartik Fine Arts
Vocal: Kum. Nisha Rajagopal
Violin: Sri R. Satishkumar
Mridangam: Sri Kallidaikurichi Sivakumar
Khanjira: Sri Papanasam Sethuraman
Here is the partial list of songs as I reached the concert about 15 min late:
* mA pAla – asAvEri – Adi – thyAgarAja (A)
* manavyALakim – naLinakAnti – Adi – thyAgarAja
* gowri manOharA – gowrimanOhari – Adi – pApanAsam sivan (AS)
* sArasamukhi – gowDamalhAr – rUpakam – harikEsanallUr muthiAh bhAgavatar
* bhajarE rEchita – kalyANi – misra chApu – muthuswAmi dIkshitar (ANST)
* tungA tIra – rAgamAlikA – Adi – kamalEsa viTTala dAsa
* chalO man gangA – jOnpuri – Adi – mIrAbAi
* thillAnA – bAgEswari – Adi – lAlguDi g. jayarAman
(Key: O=raga outline, A=raga alapana, N=neraval, S=kalpana swaram, T=taniavartanam)
A decent concert powered by a good voice. Special mention must be made of Sri Kallidaikurichi Sivakumar who played very well for the songs.
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u sure that tunga tIra virAjam was rendered in rAgamAlika? it is a composition in sALagabhairavi, as of i remember.
Yup .. she rendered tungA tIra virAjam in two ragas. The first portion was sALagabhairavi and the second one if I remember correctly was Ahir bhairav.