Accompanists’ role in Carnatic musicP.K. DORAISWAMY

This is the concluding part of the dialogue between two rasika-s: the senior Rasika-1 (R-1) and Rasika-2 (R-2) the junior, on the role of accompanists in Carnatic music. The first part was published in Sruti 285/ June 2008.

R-2 : Do you agree solo is no longera simple extension of the accompanying experience and needs special skill and talent? …read more