1.) Connect the picture(s) below to find the name of a legendary hindustani musician, who discovered the raga “GANGESHWARI”
Raga Gangeshwari is a janya of ragam charukeshi (Rishabha Varjam). SGMPDNS SNDPMGS. This scale was discovered by pandit ji and he gave the name for this ragam too. MusIQ pays tribute to the great master by remembering him on his birth anniversary on April 7th.
2.) Identify the Nadaswara Vidwan in the picture. (also refer to the soundcloud link given) https://soundcloud.com/sukrtam-trust/clip2
Answer : Vidwan Sri Namagiripettai Krishnan
Vidwan Namagiripettai Krishnan was one of the most popular Nagaswara vidwans in recent times. A veteran with over 5 decades of experience. A very Interesting and lesser known fact about him was that he was equally proficient in playing the violin. His birth and death anniversary fall in the month of April and MusIQ pays tribute to the maestro by remembering him through this quiz.
3.)Identify the Vocalist and the Ragam from the clip attached https://soundcloud.com/sukrtam-trust/vocal
Answer: Artiste – Vidwan Dr. S Ramanathan Raga- Devagandhari
Vidwan Dr. S Ramanathan was a multifaceted musician par excellence. The music fraternity will be celebrating his birth centenary during the month of April, 2017. MusIQ pays tribute to the great master whose music shall stay immortal.