Desigar Raga Musical contribution

DesigarFor the lay music lover, Desigar lives in such wonderful songs as Jagajjanani (Ratipatipriya – Ghanam Krishna Iyer) and Taamarai poota tadaagamadi (Hindustan Gandhari – Tiruchi G. Tyagarajan). Tuned by him, both these songs are honeyed webs of melody and lyrical beauty. These songs and a few other recordings showcase Desigar’s melodious voice and his facility with ‘ravai sangati-s’ in fast speeds. His ‘Navaratna Keertanaigal’ on Madurai Meenakshi is a group of nine attractive songs, composed by him in various raga-s and tala-s …read more