LifePage Career Talk on Playing Veenahttp://www.lifepage.in/Career.php?id=20181023-0002&in=Career-in-Playing-Veena
Full Talk: https://lifepage.app.link/20181023-0002
By Pt. Siddhartha Banerjee
[Music Guru in Sharda Music Foundation]
What is Playing Veena?Pt. Siddhartha Banerjee: "The veena, comprises a family of chordophone instruments of the Indian subcontinent. Ancient musical instruments evolved into many variations, such as lutes, zithers and arched harps. The many regional designs have different names such as the Rudra veena, the Saraswati veena, the Vichitra veena and others. Siddha Veena is a stringed musical instrument its sound resembles that of Vichitra Veena, Sitar and Sarod, though with its own special character.It is a highly modified Slide Guita and the instrument is made of teak wood which is joint less. It has 21 strings 4 melody, 3 drone, 2 chikaris and 12 tarab (sympathetic strings)."
How I got into Playing Veena?Pt. Siddhartha Banerjee: "After doing my schooling from BTIC Varanasi, I did BA in English Literature from Harishchandra PG College. My musical Journey started at the age 3, I m fourth generation musician in my family. My first teacher was my mother Vidhushi Jaya Banerjee, later I was trained by Dr. Shivnath Bhatacharya and Narendra Chakravarty. My first stage performance was at the age of 11, since then I have performed various shows worldwide. In 2018, I got Doctorate in Music (Sidha Veena)."
(Pt. Siddhartha Banerjee, Playing Veena, Sharda Music Foundation, Music Guru, Siddha Veena, Music, Indian Classical Music, Musical Instrument, Musician)
[This Career Talk covers]
|2)||Proper Training from Guru|
|6)||Focus and Discipline|
|7)||Passion and Perseverance|
|8)||Law of Karma|
|13)||Respect and Recognition|
|14)||Spiritual Aspect of Music|
|15)||Lack of Right Guru|
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