A Composition in raga Hamsadhwani which is in Teen taal is given here. The Composition, Alaap and the Taans are given along with bansuri. This Yaman composition for bansuri flute is composed in Dadra taal (6 beat rhythmic cycle). In the following style this composition is played. Bansuri: raag bhupali – introduction & 1st composition. The aroha (or the ascent) is sa re ga pa dha sa’. Aroha: sa re ga pa dha sa. Bhupali is a pentatonic raga.

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Finally around I was able to meet an accomplished bansuri teacher who also helped me obtain a good b ansuri named Debu Prasad Banerjee.

Will start on this one today. This piece of music references J.

I like the way you explain the basic concepts, notes and then run through the notes slowly. This is an absolutely indispensable tool for anybody interested in Indian Classical Music. This was George’s second lesson, and I did not tell him the scale or what we were playing until after we had played alap for ten full minutes. This site has been optimized for Internet Explorer 7. Bansufi will find the 7-page introduction to Indian Classical Music which includes an explanation on how to read Indian Music notation very useful, while advanced musicians will enjoy difficult ragas such as Jhinjoti or Darbari, and complex tals such as Ada Chautal or Matta Tal.

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Left click to play or right-click to download. What I began to feel was that this beautiful instrument is very well bansjri to Indian music but also is wonderful in other types of music.


With the extensive recordings and touring of Hariprasad Chaurasiathe North Indian bansuri is now known all over the world as a special instrument with unique expressive abilities. The open holes allow for a great variation of expression in terms of intonation Indian music uses many microtones and also the gliding effects and other effects that imitate the voice and other instruments.

Hansadhwani Flute Lesson | Compositions

I recommend spending bansugi searching for some of the names mentioned here on YouTube and other internet resources to get a firsthand feeling of this wonderful instrument and in future articles we can go deeper into individual artists, styles and techniques associated with the wondrous Bansuri.

Legend has it that years ago Lord Krishna wandered an area known as Vrindavan and mesmerized all with his Bansuri.

North Indian Flute – Bansuri The North Indian bansuri, typically about 14 inches long, was traditionally used as a soprano instrument primarily for accompaniment in lighter compositions including bansugi music. The word Bansuri is actually the conjunction banwuri two words — Baans bamboo and Sur musical note. Thanks to you I have learned one raga Bhoopali. The books will be an excellent tool for anybody who plays Indian Classical Music, regardless of instrument or experience.

Thus I have put together a page book entitled ” Compositions for Bansuri “.

Hansadhwani is a common evening melody that is especially popular with flute players due to its relatively easy fingering. There are two varieties of bansuri: Compositions will be incorporated into each book.

In fact, I am now working on some western classical flute literature on the bansuri such as the J.

Flute Compositions & Ragas

Or what if JS Bach had gone to India? Even within North Indian music there are many varied schools and approaches taken. It is such a delight to write about the W onderous Bansuri of North Composiitions music. That he picked it up so quickly is a testament to the power and importance of taking private lessons so you get immediate, applicable feedback to your playing!


The book will give you the structure to play ragas, to improvise and to practice in an effective manner with good musical habits that allow you improve rapidly. The gopis female devotees of Krishna would leave their homes and husbands and follow Krishna, or so the myth goes. Most people with high speed internet connection should be able to download it without problem, but if you experience trouble, I’ll post you a CD with the file on composiions.

Beginners will find the introduction to Indian Classical Music which includes an explanation on how to read Indian Music notation very useful, while advanced musicians will enjoy learning new ragas, taan structures and complex rhythmic patterns.

Regards, Denis Stergiotis” Audio Recording: The book will be in PDF form so you can download it right away.

Finally in I embarked on a trip to India to go deeper into the music and to go deeper into the bansuri. So it’s a win-win situation. Because my background is also in western classical music as well as jazz and other forms, I have begun playing the Bansuri in many musical contexts. Where I live there are no bansuri instructors.