Suite for South Indian Veena and Orchestra

Composer: 

Alternate Title: 

Suite for South Indian Veena and Orchestra

Year Authored (or revised): 

2008

Scoring: 

2 (double picc)-1+EH-2-2/4-2-0-1 /2 perc/ str/veena

Duration (min): 

20

Movements-Titles: 

6

First Performance: 

Commissioned by the St. Paul Civic Symphony Landmark Center, St. Paul May 2008

Suite for South Indian Veena and Orchestra is dedicated to Nirmala Rajasekar (nirmalarajasekar.com) The six movements include settings of three forms of Carnatic music: the alap (a slow, unfolding melody), the Jati (rhythmic composition) and the Thillana

Ms. Rajasekar performs with Shrini, mridangam drum

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