Western classical music

A file photo of a Capital City Minstrels’ performance. Photo: Buddha studios photography

The minstrels of utmost happiness

2 min read . 12 May 2018
The Indian classical music (ICM) traditions both in north and south India are disciplines that are far older and more developed than European classical music. Photo: Bohuslav Martinů Philharmonic Orchestra

Czech on the harmony

4 min read . 12 Jan 2018
A scene from an opera staged in Beijing, China. Photo: Reuters

Access all arias: opera in Delhi

2 min read . 01 Sep 2017
Photo: Courtesy Royal Russian Ballet

The Navarasas of Tchaikovsky

4 min read . 18 Aug 2017
Photo: Courtesy Trippy Samaa

Teaching the choir

2 min read . 03 Mar 2017
Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain performing a concerto with the Symphony Orchestra Of India in 2013. Photo: Narendra Dangiya<br />

Alaap in C minor

11 min read . 11 Aug 2015
Hindustani classical singer Kishori Amonkar. Photo: Kalpak Pathak/Hindustan Times<br />

What does our music say about us?

3 min read . 03 Jan 2015
A practice session at The CSM. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint<br />

Kolkata Chromosome | Ode to joy

5 min read . 07 Oct 2014
Vrinda Acharya believes Carnatic music is dynamic. Photo courtesy: Vrinda Acharya <br />
<br />Hub of harmony: Symphony Orchestra of India performing at NCPA, Mumbai. Abhijit Bhatlekar / Mint<br />
<br /> Don’t go solo: To appreciate and enjoy Western classical music, find a guru. Dieter Nagl / AFP <br />
<br />The trinity: (from left to right) Muthuswami Dikshitar, Tyagaraja and Shyama Shastri.<br />

The divine trio of Thanjavur

2 min read . 25 Dec 2008
<br />Sangitaa Advani<br />

Meher Pudumjee | Pitching it right

4 min read . 10 Jan 2008