Title Author Duration
Origins of Gamaka - Poet Lakshmeesha's description of Lava Kusha's singing Jayarama Rao 4m 24s
Types of Gamaka - Sangeeta Gamaka Jayarama Rao 1m 44s
Types of Gamaka - Sahitya Gamaka Jayarama Rao 1m 32s
Introductory Verse Jayarama Rao 3m 14s
Origins of Gamaka Jayarama Rao 5m 36s
Characteristics of a Gamaki - Verse by Kumaravyasa Jayarama Rao 5m 1s
Understanding the lyrics for effective musical rendering Jayarama Rao 5m 59s
Pointers for Gamaka rendition with examples - 1 Jayarama Rao 4m 14s
Pointers for Gamaka rendition with examples - 2 Jayarama Rao 6m
Pointers for Gamaka rendition with examples - 3 Jayarama Rao 4m 14s
Pointers for Gamaka rendition with examples - 4 Jayarama Rao 4m 28s
What is a RagaLe? Jayarama Rao 5m 2s
Differences between Gadya & Padya Jayarama Rao 3m 38s
Types of languages used by poets Jayarama Rao 6m 46s
Gamaka & Prosody / Meter Jayarama Rao 9m 13s
Use of classical ragas in Gamaka rendition Jayarama Rao 4m 16s
Development of Gamaka - The pioneers Jayarama Rao 6m 33s
Development of Gamaka - Bharata Bindu Rayaru, Krishnagiri Krishnaraayaru Jayarama Rao 4m 15s
Development of Gamaka - Disciples of Krishnagiri Krishnarayaru Jayarama Rao 4m 10s
Development of Gamaka - Kannada Sahitya Parishat under Bharata BinduraayarugkB3GjiEX6w Jayarama Rao 3m 29s
Development of Gamaka - at the Kannada Sahitya Parishat Jayarama Rao 8m 50s
Development of Gamaka - after being alienated by the Kannada Sahitya Parishat Jayarama Rao 8m 54s
Development of Gamaka - Humaramaradhyaru of Gandhi Sahitya Sangha Jayarama Rao 2m 47s
Gamaka Today Jayarama Rao 5m 29s
What is Harikathe? - A Gamaki's perspective Jayarama Rao 1m 45s
Difference between Harikathe & Gamaka Jayarama Rao 3m 4s


Welcome to the History and Development of Gamaka! This course is a detailed introduction to Gamaka, an art form native to Karnataka in Southern India. While the theoretical component of the course traces the development of Gamaka through history and explores the relations between language, form, metre, and Gamaka, the practical component offers useful pointers for Gamaka rendition with examples.


Prerequisites  -  None


Level : BeginnerLanguage : EnglishDuration : 2 hours


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