Pages

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Ektal / Ek Taal / Tabla Lesson

EkTal or Ek Taal is a 12 beat rhythmic cycle used in North Indian Classical music. I recently performed on a concert where I was required to play this taal. I was never taught Ektal by my tabla teacher so I cross referenced a couple of books for the Theka and found this video on YouTube from WorldMusicGuru helpful as well.


Ek Taal Theka

 ||: Dhin Dhin | DhaGe TiReKiTa | Tun Na | Kat Ta | DhaGe TiReKiTa | Dhin Na :||



Ektal Kaida

||: DhaGe NaDha | TiReKiTa DhaGe | Tin Na | 
DhaGe TiReKiTa | DhaGe NaGe | Tin Na |
TaKe NaTa | TiReKiTa TaKe | Tin Na | 
DhaGe TiReKiTa | DhaGe NaGe | Dhin Na :||

||: DhaGe TeTe | GheRe NaGe | Tin Na | 
DhaGe TeTe | DhaGe TeTe | Tin Na | 
TaKa TeTe | KeRe NaKe | Tin Na | 
DhaGe TeTe | GheRe NaGe | Dhin Na :||

||: DhaGe TeTe | GheRe NaGe | Tin Na |
TaKe TeTe | KeRe NaKe | Dhin Na :||

Sources and Resources!


12 comments:

  1. This is an excellent post I seen thanks to share it. It is really what I wanted to see hope in future you will continue for sharing such a excellent post.

    Data Science Course

    ReplyDelete
  2. If you don"t mind proceed with this extraordinary work and I anticipate a greater amount of your magnificent blog entries.

    Data Science Training

    ReplyDelete
  3. Great post i must say and thanks for the information. Education is definitely a sticky subject. However, is still among the leading topics of our time. I appreciate your post and look forward to more.
    Data Science Training Institute in Bangalore

    ReplyDelete
  4. After reading your article I was amazed. I know that you explain it very well. And I hope that other readers will also experience how I feel after reading your article.
    Best Data Science Courses in Bangalore

    ReplyDelete
  5. Stupendous blog huge applause to the blogger and hoping you to come up with such an extraordinary content in future. Surely, this post will inspire many aspirants who are very keen in gaining the knowledge. Expecting many more contents with lot more curiosity further.

    360DigiTMG Digital Marketing Course

    ReplyDelete
  6. Really wonderful blog completely enjoyed reading and learning to gain the vast knowledge. Eventually, this blog helps in developing certain skills which in turn helpful in implementing those skills. Thanking the blogger for delivering such a beautiful content and keep posting the contents in upcoming days.

    360DigiTMG Cyber Security Course

    ReplyDelete