Rag Desh Test

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  • Created by: bethlph
  • Created on: 20-03-14 19:53

1. What instruments feature in the Lal Tanwar version?

  • Bansuri, shruti box, esraj and tabla.
  • Voice (male), sarod, sarangi, pakhawaj and tabla.
  • Sitar (melody), tabla (rhythm) and tambura (drone).
  • Conch shell
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2. What 2 beat patterns are used in the Shankar version?

  • Jhaptal and Tintal
  • Ektal tal and Rupak tal
  • Keherwa tal and VanessaAnnHudgens Tal

3. What is the structure of Rag Desh?

  • Intro, Verse 1, Bridge, Chorus, Outro.
  • Alap, Gat/Bandish.
  • Alap, Bandish.
  • Gat, Bandish.

4. Why is there no harmony?

  • Because the soloist is the main feature
  • Because it is atonal
  • Because they basically cba
  • Because the main part is played by the tabla

5. What is a chand?

  • Triplet rhythm patterns.
  • It is 3 repeated patterns to mark the end of a song.
  • Nickname for people called 'Chandler'
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