Learn to play Veena Vol.2

Category : Do It Yourself Videos

Language : English

Released : 2010

Synopsis :

Varṇaṃ is a form of song in the Carnatic music repertoire. A Varṇaṃ is a relatively long piece and can range from 30 minutes to up to an hour. It is usually set to Aadi or Ata tala. It is the center piece in a recital of Bharatanatyam dance. It is a tradition to start a recital in Carnatic music with a varnam. The lyrics are simple and consist mostly of long syllables and swara phrases of various lengths which bring out the essential features of the raga. It has two types: Taana varnam and Pada varnam. 

Country of Origin : India