Sri Swapnil Chaphekar, Asst Prof, School of Kala Yoga, Chinmaya Naada Bindu Gurukula, Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth's Pune Campus contributes weekly articles to Mumbai's leading Marathi daily, Sakaal.
Article 14, titled 'Romanchak Tappa' was published on 7th Dec 2018
Gist : Among all the song forms of Hindustani music, 'Tappa' is considered as most happening, energetic and enthralling. It originated in the lands around Punjab in the folk genre and it was Shori Miyaan, who moulded it in a new style and brought it in the main stream classical music. The article explains the history of Tappa, its all aspects covering Ragas, Taals, contributing artists and style of improvisation.
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