Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
Share
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Your Cart (0)
Great Shawls Sale... 25% + 10% off on all shawls, stoles and scarves
Books > Performing Arts > How To Play Sitar
Displaying 139 of 1247         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
How To Play Sitar
How To Play Sitar
Description
CONTENTS
1 Your Friend Sitar
Selections of the sitar. Simple , Advance and Double Groud Sitars. Main parts and their settings, Use of finger board and other parts.
9-16
2 Playing on the Sitar
Different sitting postures on ground, on chair and on bench. Proper position of hands. Wearing and use of the mizerab.
17-24
3 Notes and Octaves
Names and signs of seven full tone and five varied notes. Difference between Hindi and English notes and octaves.
25-30
4 Tune your sitar
Seven main and thirteen sympathetic strings, their namesand notes with octaves to be tuned on them. Tuning with the help of a harmonium and without any instrument .
31-38
5 Tips for Proper Playing
Five boles of strings and their production. Tips for fast and proper movements of fingers.
39-42
6 Practice of the plates
Ten plates for playing with string and fret numbers.
43-45
7 Thatas and Ragas
Ten thatas with their plates. Description of the ragas and their nine divisions. Vadee, samvadee and varjit swaras and pakar.
46-50
8 Notations of Selected Ragas
Notation of 12 ragas belonging to all 10 thatas, named - Raga Bilawal, Bhairavi, Yaman, Kedara, Asavari, Kaafee, Bhimpalasi, Marva, Khamboj, Bhairava, Pooriya Dhanshree and Raga Todi.
51-60
9 Tempo or Laya and Tal
Importance and proper use of three tempos and various tals. Notations of 9 popular tals with the number of Matras, Sam , Khaliand Talies.
61-64
10 Signs used in Notations 65-66
11 Raga's Based Music Pieces
1. Prayer to God
2. A Bhajan
3. Jago Mohan Pyare
4. Guru Vandna
5. Shiva Aradhana
6. Guru Mahima
7. Holi geet
9. A Virah Geet.
67-74
12 Prayers and National Songs
1. Saraswati Vandna
2. Aartee-Om Jai Jagdeesh Hare
3. Our National Anthem - Jan Gan Man
4. Our National Song- Vande Maatram
5. Hum Hoge Kamyab Ek Din.
75-82
13 Some Serious Songs
1. Sandeshe Aate hain- Film Border
2. Chandi kee Deewar na Tori -Film Vishwas
3. Aapko hamse Bichhude hue- Film Vishwas
4. Too pyar ka Sagar Hai- Film Seema
5. Khilona Jan Kar Tum To Mera Dil- Film Khilona
6. Shame Gam Kee Kasam - Film Footpath
7. Maine Rakkha Hai Mohabbat-Film Shabnam
8. Ik Pyar Ka Nagma Hai- Film Shor
9. O Jane Wale Ho Sake To - Film Bandini
10. Wafa Na Raas Aayee-Film Bewafa Sanam.
83-101
14 Evergreen Film Songs
1. Dekhi Hai Saree Duniya - Singer Aleesha Chinoy
2. Ek Rasta Hai Zindgee - Film Kala Patthar
3. Badal Rahi Hai Roop Zindgee - Film Kal Ho Na Ho
4. O Re Manjhi, Mere Manjhi - Film Bandini
5. Jadoo Teri Nazar - Film Daar
6. Ye Teri Aankhen Jhuki Jhuki - Film Fareb
7. Kis Tarah Jeete Hain - Film Nai Roshni
8. Deedee Tere Dewar Diwana - Film Hum Aapke Hain Kaun
9. Koyal Kooke Hook Uthaye - Film Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
102-120

Sample Pages









>

How To Play Sitar

Item Code:
IDF487
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2008
Publisher:
Manoj Publications
ISBN:
9788131005774
Language:
English
Size:
9.6" X 7.5"
Pages:
119 (B & W Illus:33, Figures:10)
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 300 gms
Price:
$20.00
Discounted:
$15.00   Shipping Free
You Save:
$5.00 (25%)
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
How To Play Sitar

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 11161 times since 30th Jul, 2016
CONTENTS
1 Your Friend Sitar
Selections of the sitar. Simple , Advance and Double Groud Sitars. Main parts and their settings, Use of finger board and other parts.
9-16
2 Playing on the Sitar
Different sitting postures on ground, on chair and on bench. Proper position of hands. Wearing and use of the mizerab.
17-24
3 Notes and Octaves
Names and signs of seven full tone and five varied notes. Difference between Hindi and English notes and octaves.
25-30
4 Tune your sitar
Seven main and thirteen sympathetic strings, their namesand notes with octaves to be tuned on them. Tuning with the help of a harmonium and without any instrument .
31-38
5 Tips for Proper Playing
Five boles of strings and their production. Tips for fast and proper movements of fingers.
39-42
6 Practice of the plates
Ten plates for playing with string and fret numbers.
43-45
7 Thatas and Ragas
Ten thatas with their plates. Description of the ragas and their nine divisions. Vadee, samvadee and varjit swaras and pakar.
46-50
8 Notations of Selected Ragas
Notation of 12 ragas belonging to all 10 thatas, named - Raga Bilawal, Bhairavi, Yaman, Kedara, Asavari, Kaafee, Bhimpalasi, Marva, Khamboj, Bhairava, Pooriya Dhanshree and Raga Todi.
51-60
9 Tempo or Laya and Tal
Importance and proper use of three tempos and various tals. Notations of 9 popular tals with the number of Matras, Sam , Khaliand Talies.
61-64
10 Signs used in Notations 65-66
11 Raga's Based Music Pieces
1. Prayer to God
2. A Bhajan
3. Jago Mohan Pyare
4. Guru Vandna
5. Shiva Aradhana
6. Guru Mahima
7. Holi geet
9. A Virah Geet.
67-74
12 Prayers and National Songs
1. Saraswati Vandna
2. Aartee-Om Jai Jagdeesh Hare
3. Our National Anthem - Jan Gan Man
4. Our National Song- Vande Maatram
5. Hum Hoge Kamyab Ek Din.
75-82
13 Some Serious Songs
1. Sandeshe Aate hain- Film Border
2. Chandi kee Deewar na Tori -Film Vishwas
3. Aapko hamse Bichhude hue- Film Vishwas
4. Too pyar ka Sagar Hai- Film Seema
5. Khilona Jan Kar Tum To Mera Dil- Film Khilona
6. Shame Gam Kee Kasam - Film Footpath
7. Maine Rakkha Hai Mohabbat-Film Shabnam
8. Ik Pyar Ka Nagma Hai- Film Shor
9. O Jane Wale Ho Sake To - Film Bandini
10. Wafa Na Raas Aayee-Film Bewafa Sanam.
83-101
14 Evergreen Film Songs
1. Dekhi Hai Saree Duniya - Singer Aleesha Chinoy
2. Ek Rasta Hai Zindgee - Film Kala Patthar
3. Badal Rahi Hai Roop Zindgee - Film Kal Ho Na Ho
4. O Re Manjhi, Mere Manjhi - Film Bandini
5. Jadoo Teri Nazar - Film Daar
6. Ye Teri Aankhen Jhuki Jhuki - Film Fareb
7. Kis Tarah Jeete Hain - Film Nai Roshni
8. Deedee Tere Dewar Diwana - Film Hum Aapke Hain Kaun
9. Koyal Kooke Hook Uthaye - Film Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
102-120

Sample Pages









>
Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Related Items

How to Play Sitar (With Notation)
by Mamta Chaturvedi
Paperback (Edition: 2008)
Diamond Pocket Books Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAG531
$12.00$9.00
You save: $3.00 (25%)
How to Play Sitar
by Vikas Aggarwal
Paperback
Creative Publications
Item Code: IDJ863
$19.00$14.25
You save: $4.75 (25%)
Sitar Playing A Practical Guide
by Clem Alford
Paperback (Edition: 2012)
Abhinav Publications
Item Code: NAD847
$15.00$11.25
You save: $3.75 (25%)
Sitar and its Music
by Pandit Debu Chaudhuri
Paperback (Edition: 2014)
D K Printworld
Item Code: NAF768
$20.00$15.00
You save: $5.00 (25%)
Sitar and its Music
by Pandit Debu Chaudhuri
Hardcover (Edition: 2014)
D K Printworld
Item Code: NAF769
$30.00$22.50
You save: $7.50 (25%)
LEARN TO PLAY ON VEENA (PANKAJ LEARN YOURSELF MUSIC SERIES)
by TARA BALAGOPAL
Paperback
Pankaj Publications
Item Code: IDD564
$20.00$15.00
You save: $5.00 (25%)
RAJATARANGINI: The Saga of the Kings of Kasmir
by Translated by Ranjit Sitaram Pandit
Hardcover (Edition: 2009)
Sahitya Akademi
Item Code: IDD937
$50.00$37.50
You save: $12.50 (25%)
The String Instruments of North India (Set of 2 Volumes) (A Rare Book) (Transliteration Text with English Translation)
by Sharmistha Sen
Hardcover (Edition: 1992)
Eastern Book Linkers
Item Code: NAH237
$50.00$37.50
You save: $12.50 (25%)
Cloudburst of A Thousand Suns
by Raj Supe
Paperback (Edition: 2011)
Celestial Books
Item Code: NAE067
$25.00$18.75
You save: $6.25 (25%)
Ustad Vilayat Khan: A Life Set to Music (Rupa Charitavali Series)
by Niharika Seth
Hardcover (Edition: 2004)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDI754
$16.50$12.38
You save: $4.12 (25%)
Hindustani Music: A Tradition in Transition
by Deepak Raja
Hardcover (Edition: 2015)
D. K. Printworld (P) Ltd.
Item Code: NAK690
$70.00$52.50
You save: $17.50 (25%)
Hindustani Music A Tradition in Transition
by Deepak Raja
Paperback (Edition: 2005)
D. K. Printworld (P) Ltd.
Item Code: IDF168
$65.00$48.75
You save: $16.25 (25%)
Classical Musical Instruments
by Dr. Suneera Kasliwal
Paperback (Edition: 2006)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDI740
$32.50$24.38
You save: $8.12 (25%)
Ravanhattha - Epic Journey of an Instrument in Rajasthan
Deal 25% Off
by Suneera Kasliwal
Hardcover (Edition: 2009)
Shubhi Publications
Item Code: IHJ061
$90.00$50.62
You save: $39.38 (25 + 25%)

Testimonials

'My' Ganesha-pendant arrived ! Thank you a lot-it's really very lovely ! Greetings from Germany.
Birgit Kukmann
I got the parcel today, and I am very happy about it! a true Bible of Subhashitam! Thanks again a lot.
Eva, France
I have been your customer for many years and everything has always been A++++++++++++ quality.
Delia, USA
I am your customer for many years. I love your products. Thanks for sending high quality products.
Nata, USA
I have been a customer for many years due to the quality products and service.
Mr. Hartley, UK.
Got the package on 9th Nov. I have to say it was one of the excellent packaging I have seen, worth my money I paid. And the books where all in best new conditions as they can be.
Nabahat, Bikaner
Whatever we bought from Exotic India has been wonderful. Excellent transaction,very reasonable price excellent delivery. We bought so many huge statues, clothes, decorative items, jewels etc. Every item was packed with love.
Tom and Roma Florida USA
Namaste. I want to thank you as I have received the statue and I shall always remember the service provided to such good standards.
Dr. B. Saha, UK
I received my Green Tara statue today and it's absolutely lovely, much nicer than I'd hoped--thank you so much for arranging its manufacture for me!
Betsy, California
Parcel received is brilliantly packed by your dispatch team. Excellent collection, beautiful Micro-art work. The items are exactly same as displayed. Hats-off to the collection team. The shiva linga Ring & Garuda pendant were superb. Its pleasure shopping every time. God bless your team with good energy to continue this Real collection work.
Badarinath, India
TRUSTe online privacy certification
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2016 © Exotic India