Abhijit Pohankar, India’s ‘only’ classical keyboard player on the concert circuit made a mark with the pathbreaking ‘Piya Bavari’- an album that really went places on the charts. Despite his success with fusion and world music, Abhijit’s roots lie in Classical music. Having trained under Pandit Shivkumar Sharma, his sound on the keyboard is akin to a mixture of the Santoor and Piano-a very distinct and unique sound to experience! In this album, Abhijit has created wonderful soothing sounds for meditation/relaxation. The album is an attempt to complements meditation for different parts of the day and different moods.
The album may be used for therapeutic use by extremely stressed people and also for normal listening pleasure. The 5 pieces are designed specifically for different effects on the mind at different times.
This piece should be heard after the late night meal and just before going to bed. Switch off the lights, play this music and drift into the land of pleasant dreams.
This piece has optimal use after 10PM. It helps to unwind after a long, exhausting day.
This piece has a calming effect on the mind when heard after meals. This should be heard alone and not when there are many people doing different activities.
This composition should ideally be heard with your partner. It is designed to create feeling of romance and thus ease away any tensions that might prevail.
Lie back on a Sunday evening and listen to this track. This is the kind of music that takes relaxation to the level of “Total Relaxation”.
These melodies can also be heard at all times for solo purpose of relaxing and unwinding- they have a soothing, calm effect on the mind.