Sree Maha Ganapathe is a hymn dedicated to the remover of all obstacles, the Vighna Harta, Lord Shree Ganesha.
Originally composed by Mayuram Viswanatha Sastri in Raagam Nattai, Melakarta presents a fusion of instruments and vocal from the Carnatic music scenario with western elements to create a unique rendition of the classical hymn.
Sree Maha Ganapathe, originally composed by Mayuram Viswanatha Sastri
Vocals: Chanadrashekhar Kalyanaraman (Chennai, India)
Guitars: Abhishek Padhee (Pune, India)
Bass Guitar: Tushar Joshi (Pune, India)
Violin: Rajesh Iyer (Houston, USA)
Mridangam, Kanjira, Ghatam and Konakkol: Swaminath Jayaraman (Mumbai, India)
Synthesisers: Aastik Koshy (Goa, India)
Drums: Yash Patil (Pune, India)
Arranged and mixed by Yash Patil.
Mastered by Aastik Koshy at Blue Magic Records(c), Goa, India
Melakarta: A collection of fundamental musical scales in Carnatic music (South Indian classical music). Melakarta ragas are parent ragas (hence known as Janaka ragas) from which other ragas may be generated.
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