Dhamar Chalan #1

  • A chalan is typically played repeatedly
  • This tukra can be played without the khaali portion, if desired
  • Should be played at double speed, roughly at 80-100bpm

Dhag The Te Tag The Te
Kra Dha The Te Dhag The Te
Kra Dha The Te Kra Dha The Te Kra Dha The Te Dhag The Te
Kra Dha The Te Dhag The Te Dha S Kra Dha The Te Dhag The Te Dha S Kra Dha The Te

 

TeenTaal Rela Exercise

Dha Thetekete Tak Thete Kete Denegene

Notes:

  • The ‘denegene’ portion is to be played as follows:
    • De represents a Tun+Ge sliding to the right on the tabla
    • Ne represents a leftwards slide to the na/tin area and with the ring finger
    • The second Ne also slides leftwards and strikes the same na/tin area and with the ring finger
    • HUGE amount of sliding of the right hand is used to do this portion