Title Author Duration
Historical References and Etymology Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 18s
Taana Elaboration in Carnatic System of Music - Characteristics Dr. T S Sathyavathi 3m 11s
Sound production in Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 2m 19s
Course Outline Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 21s
Introduction - What is Taana? Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 14s
Nomenclature Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 18s
Laya in Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 3m 11s
Usage of Ghana Raagas for Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 2m 19s
What are Ghana Raagas? Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 28s
Uniqueness of Ghana Raagas Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 44s
Development of Taana in Ghana Raagas - Naata Raaga Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 51s
Goula Raaga Dr. T S Sathyavathi 3m 36s
Aarabhi Raaga Dr. T S Sathyavathi 3m 10s
Varali Raaga Dr. T S Sathyavathi 5m 3s
Shree Raaga Dr. T S Sathyavathi 3m 5s
Characteristics of Taana - Taana Krama Dr. T S Sathyavathi 3m 33s
Breath control in Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 5m 55s
Additional Clips - Difference between Raaga And Taana Singing Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 37s
Additional Clips - Raagas that are most suitable for Taanas Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 9s
Classification of Taana - Shuddha and Koota Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 15s
What is Shuddha Taana? Dr. T S Sathyavathi 2m 10s
What is Koota Taana? Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 4s
More on Shuddha Taana? Dr. T S Sathyavathi 5m 54s
More on Koota Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 2m 5s
Examples - Gaathika Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 48s
Saamika Dr. T S Sathyavathi 5m 18s
Swaraantara Dr. T S Sathyavathi 6m 37s
Audava Dr. T S Sathyavathi 6m 3s
Shaadava Dr. T S Sathyavathi 3m 30s
Sampoornana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 22s
Practicing Koota Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 6m 21s
Varieties of Taana - Introduction Dr. T S Sathyavathi 3m 45s
Gaja Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 2m 28s
Kukkuta Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 46s
Mayura Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 2m 24s
Markata Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 51s
Mandooka Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 23s
Mriga/Harina Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 4m 17s
Ghanta Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 2m 53s
Shankha Taana Dr. T S Sathyavathi 2m 4s
Practicing Taana using Varnas Dr. T S Sathyavathi 1m 16s
Aabhogi Varna Dr. T S Sathyavathi 6m 17s
Hamsadhwani Varna Dr. T S Sathyavathi 3m 22s
Bhairavi Varna Dr. T S Sathyavathi 4m 48s
Khambhoji Varna Dr. T S Sathyavathi 5m 58s
Pallavi in different Taalas & Eduppus Dr. T S Sathyavathi 4m 47s


Taanas are special patterns of notes used in Carnatic music. This course is a comprehensive exploration of the characteristics, sound production, classification, and varieties of Taana, and includes a guide to practicing Taana using Varnas. 


Prerequisites  -  A background in Carnatic music


Level : IntermediateLanguage : EnglishDuration : 2 hours


Dr. T S Sathyavathi

Renowned carnatic classical vocalist & scholar of international repute  Know more

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