Rajan Parrikar Music Archive

Ramrang, Seven Years On

He lives.

Ramashreya Jha "Ramrang"

Ramashreya Jha “Ramrang”
(Aug 11, 1928 – Jan 1, 2009)

In the first clip, Ramrang discusses Raga Nat Nagari

The clips below are excerpted from Ramrang‘s concert at the Kala Academy in Panjim, Goa, on December 4, 2001. Harmonium: Rajan Parrikar, Tabla: Tulshidas Navelkar.

Composition in Raga Nat Nagari. In a separate conversation, Ramrang relates how the antara eluded him for years and then reveals the process leading to its resolution. Find it here (at the 8:25 marker). And the Lata song he refers to is here.

Raga Dhani

Ragamala, composed by Ramrang‘s guru Bholanath Bhatt