Played mrudangam today for the violin duet of Sudha R.S. Iyer and Srividya R.S. Iyer at Raga Sudha Hall, Mylapore, Chennai. The concert was a part of Isai Velvi 2008 being organized by (Ghatam) Sri V. Suresh’s International Society for Laya Awareness.
The song list is as follows:
1) sarasUDa (varnam) – sAvEri – Adi – kothavAsal venkaTrAma iyer (O)
2) kanjadaLAyatAkSi – manOhari – Adi – muthuswAmi dIkSitar (S)
3) durmArga carAdamulanu – ranjani – rUpakam – tyAgarAja (A)
4) cittam irangAdEnayyA – sahAnA – misra cApu – pApanAsam sivan (AST)
5) tillAnA – mAND – Adi – lAlguDi g. jayarAman
(Key: O=raga outline, A=raga alapana, N=neraval, S=kalpana swaram, T=taniavartanam)
Tani was for misra cApu tAlam and eDuppu was 3 aksharams after samam.
Here is a snap: