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Trinity

Selected compositions of Syama Sastri, Tyagaraja and Muthuswami Dikshitar.

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Trinity

Selected compositions of Syama Sastri, Tyagaraja and Muthuswami Dikshitar.

The compositions of the trinity have several unique features. Syama Shastri composed swara jathis, and used the viloma chapu tala in some compositions. Tyagaraja composed the pancharatna kritis, divya nama sankeertanas, and geya natakas, or musical operas. Muthuswami Dikhshitar composed Navavarna kritis, and several groups of kritis. He also composed using grammatical constructs like vibhakthis, and prosodic rules like yatis. On this programme, we have some compositions of the trnity which present some of the above mentioned features.

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