Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
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.
.
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)
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
CDs & DVDs > Indian Classical Music > Thumri The Music of Love (Audio CD)
Displaying 81 of 752         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Thumri The Music of Love (Audio CD)

Thumri The Music of Love (Audio CD)

Thumri The Music of Love (Audio CD)

Specifications:

Nirmala Devi
Saregama (1999)

Item Code:
ICC082
Price:
$28.00
Discounted:
$22.40   Shipping Free
You Save:
$5.60 (20%)
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Thumri The Music of Love (Audio CD)

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 5262 times since 16th Sep, 2014
From the CD

Thumri- the song of love, of romance, passion and pining.

Thumri, dadra, kajri, chaiti, jhoola, savani- these are the timeless songs of the lives and love of the Indian folk stylized into a performance genre. Songs which paint the myriad colours of romance, longing, separation and union- under the rain- washed skies, on harvested fields, and swinging jhoolas.

In its most stylized contemporary from, the Thumri developed around dance and abhivaya. Abhinaya has been the soul of Indian dance and theatre from ancient times. In angika abhinaya (anga- body) the body speaks, in Satvika abhinaya, the face registers emotions and in vachika abhinaya, music and words come together as a powerful tool for portraying emotions and dramatic situations.

Thus the music of the Gangetic soil merged with the court dances of Lucknow to give the world an exquisite music genre where vachika abhinaya came to be the soul of performance.

The Thumri genre is multiplex. The bol- banao thumri set on vilambit talas provides the singer an extensive canvas for reposeful improvisation. The pacy bol-bant thumri, popular in Kathak, allows rhythmic play. The dadra is a coquettish song with a metric cadence. The kajri extols the romantic moments of the monsoons and the chaiti the trauma of separation in the post harvest season.

Nirmala Devi was one of the most respected traditional exponents of the Thumri form. She was steeped in the classy Banaras ang of Thumri. However she was also trained in the Patiala gharana and this enabled her create an individual style of her own. She was gifted with a sharp, powerful voice capable of executing superfast taans.

1. Pahadi - ‘Sawan Ka Nazara Hai’

2. Thumri - ‘Main Ne Lakhon Ke Bol Sahe’

3. Chaiti - ‘Yehi Thaiyan Motia Herae Gaili Rama’

4. Sohini Thumri - ‘Prem Na Jane Rasiya’

5. Kafi Holi - ‘Na Maro Pichkari’

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

Related Items

Saawan Ki Thumri: Folk Based Monsoon Thumris (Audio CD
Dhanashree Pandit Rai
Times Music (2008)
Item Code: ICR428
$28.00$22.40
You save: $5.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Jugal Bandi Live In Concert Thumri Mishra Pilu, Chaiti (Audio CD)
Ustad Bismillah Khan and Vocal Girija Devi
Saregama (1999)
Item Code: ICF065
$28.00$22.40
You save: $5.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Thumri Gold : A Timeless Treasure (Audio CD)
Various Artist
Times Music (2008)
59 Min
Item Code: IZZ040
$28.00$22.40
You save: $5.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Music of Love: Romantic Thumries (Audio CD)
Various Artists
Saregama (2004)
Item Code: ICN049
$28.00$22.40
You save: $5.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Hindustani – Vocal Bade Gulam Ali Khan (Thumris) From the Archives of Sanger Natak Akademi (Audio CD)
Bade Gulam Ali Khan
Sanger Natak Akademi (2009)
62:53 Minutes
Item Code: ICR014
$28.00$22.40
You save: $5.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ras Rang: Thumri Songs of Love and Longing (Audio CD)
Nirmala Devi
Saregama (2008)
Item Code: ICC075
$28.00$22.40
You save: $5.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Thumri & Kajari A Vocal from India (Audio CD)
Dr. Prabha Atre
N A Classical Vocal (2008)
Item Code: ICE050
$22.00$17.60
You save: $4.40 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Thumri Utsav (Set of Two Audio CDs)
Various Artists
Music Today (2007)
Item Code: ICP079
$30.00$24.00
You save: $6.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Morey Balmaa Thumris  (Audio CD)
Deal 20% Off
Afroz Bano
Times Music (2008)
Item Code: ICR028
$28.00$17.92
You save: $10.08 (20 + 20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now

Testimonials

Very grateful for this service, of making this precious treasure of Haveli Sangeet for ThakurJi so easily in the US. Appreciate the fact that notation is provided.
Leena, USA.
The Bhairava painting I ordered by Sri Kailash Raj is excellent. I have been purchasing from Exotic India for well over a decade and am always beyond delighted with my extraordinary purchases and customer service. Thank you.
Marc, UK
I have been buying from Exotic India for years and am always pleased and excited to receive my packages. Thanks for the quality products.
Delia, USA
As ever, brilliant price and service.
Howard, UK.
The best and fastest service worldwide - I am in Australia and I put in a big order of books (14 items) on a Wednesday; it was sent on Friday and arrived at my doorstep early on Monday morning - amazing! All very securely packed in a very strong cardboard box. I have bought several times from Exotic India and the service is always exceptionally good. THANK YOU and NAMASTE!
Charles (Rudra)
I just wanted to say that this is I think my 3rd (big) order from you, and the last two times I received immaculate service, the books arrived well and it has been a very pleasant experience. Just wanted to say thanks for your efficient service.
Shantala, Belgium
Thank you so much EXOTIC INDIA for the wonderfull packaging!! I received my order today and it was gift wrapped with so much love and taste in a beautiful golden gift wrap and everything was neat and beautifully packed. Also my order came very fast... i am impressed! Besides selling fantastic items, you provide an exceptional customer service and i will surely purchase again from you! I am very glad and happy :) Thank you, Salma
Salma, Canada.
Artwork received today. Very pleased both with the product quality and speed of delivery. Many thanks for your help.
Carl, UK.
I wanted to let you know how happy we are with our framed pieces of Shree Durga and Shree Kali. Thank you and thank your framers for us. By the way, this month we offered a Puja and Yagna to the Ardhanarishwara murti we purchased from you last November. The Brahmin priest, Shree Vivek Godbol, who was visiting LA preformed the rites. He really loved our murti and thought it very paka. I am so happy to have found your site , it is very paka and trustworthy. Plus such great packing and quick shipping. Thanks for your service Vipin, it is a pleasure.
Gina, USA
My marble statue of Durga arrived today in perfect condition, it's such a beautiful statue. Thanks again for giving me a discount on it, I'm always very pleased with the items I order from you. You always have the best quality items.
Charles, Tennessee
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2017 © Exotic India