The full moon is a captivating sight, casting its eerie glow over the world below. And when it's reflected in a creek, the effect is simply magical. As I stood by the water's edge on a recent evening, I couldn't help but be struck by the beauty of it all. Sensual The first thing that … Continue reading Full moon at creek
Ye zameen rukh jaaye
“Yeh Zameen Ruk Jaye, Aasma Jhuk Jaye, Tera Chehra Jab Nazar Aaye" is a soulful Hindi song that was composed and sung by the renowned singer and musician, Adnan Sami. The song is a beautiful romantic ballad that captures the essence of love and the feeling of being in love. The lyrics of the song … Continue reading Ye zameen rukh jaaye
Love..! What is Love?
How does love happen? What is this love anyway? Is it just an emotion that connects, creates, and shatters both physical and mental attributes? Here I wrote my perspective about love; I feel it is cyclical, like the water manifesting as a cloud and returning back to the source. Click the play button to listen … Continue reading Love..! What is Love?
When to make my child learn music?
When to make my child learn music? That's a question many parents ask themselves. Let us explore what music means to us. Music is an amazing way to connect with your children whether they are babies or a little older. There's music everywhere. In the calling bell, in rain drops , on television and various … Continue reading When to make my child learn music?
Self exploration through music composition
I was introduced to proper music school while i was learning my bachelor's degree. It was one incident which triggered my ego and challenged myself as why i couldn't/shouldn't learn music. Whatever the reason, it turned as a blessing. Now, i could not imagine spending a day without playing an actual instrument or a music … Continue reading Self exploration through music composition
What is music according to you? For me, it is the play of seven notes.( Sa Ri Ga Ma Pa Dha Ni Sa). These are the notes of Carnatic Music. Man has made efforts in simulating the sound of birds and animals from ancient times and the introduction of swaras or notes was through keen … Continue reading Carnatic Music
Baare nammani thanaka – Bhajan
Following is a Bhajan i was able to arrange along with my mother in law while she was here with us on a visit. I'd a desired to collaborate with her for one song looking at her passion for Bhajan singing. We were looking at various songs then finally decided to go with this. Have … Continue reading Baare nammani thanaka – Bhajan
https://www.youtube.com/embed/JCkeS2HEyNw It's my hobby to carry at least one instrument when I go out. That day I had my harmonica with me. We roamed around the hills and I was inspired by the sand, hills, tree, breeze, birds... Pure Bliss with the nature. Used LogicPro X to arrange this music. Go Pro to capture videos … Continue reading Harmonica
Introducing kids to music
Just before COVID-19 confined us to our homes, my family and my friend's family went out to the beach for a barbeque party. On our way back, my friend's son told us he was interested in learning drums. Immediately my friend replied that learning a guitar would be better. He was of the opinion that … Continue reading Introducing kids to music
Some times even pretending like nothing i know - inspires, start my C scale from scratch. Learn, Unlearn, Relearn is the process, cycle to re-fill, know that it can be emptied. Above track i have produced using Ableton Live 10 and its presets.
ಹೃದಯ... (Click play to listen to the song) I was arranging ambient chord progression on my Ableton and chilling alone tripping out mesmerising the sounds. Then thought triggered to write these lyrics followed by composing and producing this song. Silently I wanted to touch the source, the loved, to whom I always wanted to talk. … Continue reading Reminisce
How does music sound to you?
This question may sound weird, but how does music sound to you? Does the lead steal all your attention, or do you experience it as an amalgam of various sounds? As a musician, this question has always made me curious. I have posed this question to a lot of people, many of whom have confessed … Continue reading How does music sound to you?