Warning: include(domaintitles/domaintitle_cdn.exoticindia.php3): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 761

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'domaintitles/domaintitle_cdn.exoticindia.php3' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 761

Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address [email protected].

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
CDs & DVDs > Indian Classical Music > The Greatest Hits of Shobha Gurtu: Vocal (Audio CD)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
The Greatest Hits of Shobha Gurtu: Vocal (Audio CD)

The Greatest Hits of Shobha Gurtu: Vocal (Audio CD)

The Greatest Hits of Shobha Gurtu: Vocal (Audio CD)

Specifications:

Shobha Gurtu
Saregama (2008)

Item Code:
ICR163
Quantity (Pieces)
Price:
$30.00   Shipping Free
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
The Greatest Hits of Shobha Gurtu: Vocal (Audio CD)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 6639 times since 5th Sep, 2013
About the CD

The Greatest Hits of SHOBHA GURTU
The performances of legends are eternal. Some of these make an indelible mark and become timeless. These masterpieces are then recognized as ‘Hits’. And we at Saregama have been extremely fortunate to be their custodians. All these artistes have been associated with us since the inception of their careers. We have recorded them during the peak of their careers and have preserved their art form from evanescence and have been releasing them over time to meet the demand from true connoisseurs of music. The great works of these maestros continue to be a source of inspiration to the future generations.

About the Artiste:

Shobha Gurtu has been considered one of the most able exponents of Thumri. Her gift lay in her voice. Not just in its rare timbre - rich, sonorous, dark and intensely musical. It lay in the ease with which the voice could execute the bols of thumri - in a manner that combined the depth of khayal with the friskiness of kajri. The voice was strong without appearing overbearing. It was completely at her command. And the lady was one of the most endearing human beings that ever ruled the heights of classical music. Child like yet intelligent and wise. Soft yet sensual. Pious yet mischievous. And with an appetite for the best things in life. This personality seeped through her performances. With the rich background of the khayal of Jaipur gharana inherited from her celebrated mother Menakabai, and with the revered thumri repertoire of Ustad Gamman Khan, Shobha Gurtu’s arsenal was lethal. Not surprisingly, she ruled with ease, without effort, as the Queen of Thumri.

About The Music:

The album opens with all time hit Chaiti “Chaitar Chunari Rangade “followed by colorful dadra “Rang Sari Gulabui Chunariya” classic ghazals, enchanting thumris, outstanding Rajasthani folk songs which are releasing for the first time on CD. A treat to the music onnoisseur!

1. Chaiti - Chaitar Chunari Rangade - 1978
2. Dadra - Rang Sari Gulabi Chunariya - 1978
3. Kajri - Tarsat Jiyra Hamar - 1978
4. Ghazal - Hum To yun Apni Zindagise Mile - 1977
Lyrics - Sudarshan Faakir, Music - Taj Ahmad Khan,
5. Ghazal - Mitkar Bhi Mohabbat Mein - 1977
Lyrics - Sudarshan Faakir, Music - Taj Ahmad Khan,
6. Thumri Des - Sawan Aayo Ma - 1978
7. Holi Pilu - Hori Khelan Kaise Jaoon - 1978
8. Bandhan Bandho - 1977
Film - Pakeezah, Music - Ghulam Mohammad Producer - Pakeezah Films
9. Mhara Nainan Ra Tara Piu Pyara - 1980
10. Sawaniyeri Rut Aai O Bhanvar Sa - 1980
11. Mharo Mad Chhakiyo Ghar Aayo - 1980
12. Chhoti Si Umar Parnaai O Baba Sa - 1980
Lyrics - Pt. Bharat Vyas, Music - Babu Singh.
Post a Comment
 
Post Review
  • I bought a copy of this album when i was in New York and i will tell you , it is Shobha Gurtu at her best. All the compositions are phenomenal. I just love her music and her voice.
    by somdatt ramessar on 20th Aug 2012
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait
Testimonials
I have received my parcel from postman. Very good service. So, Once again heartfully thank you so much to Exotic India.
Parag, India
My previous purchasing order has safely arrived. I'm impressed. My trust and confidence in your business still firmly, highly maintained. I've now become your regular customer, and looking forward to ordering some more in the near future.
Chamras, Thailand
Excellent website with vast variety of goods to view and purchase, especially Books and Idols of Hindu Deities are amongst my favourite. Have purchased many items over the years from you with great expectation and pleasure and received them promptly as advertised. A Great admirer of goods on sale on your website, will definately return to purchase further items in future. Thank you Exotic India.
Ani, UK
Thank you for such wonderful books on the Divine.
Stevie, USA
I have bought several exquisite sculptures from Exotic India, and I have never been disappointed. I am looking forward to adding this unusual cobra to my collection.
Janice, USA
My statues arrived today ….they are beautiful. Time has stopped in my home since I have unwrapped them!! I look forward to continuing our relationship and adding more beauty and divinity to my home.
Joseph, USA
I recently received a book I ordered from you that I could not find anywhere else. Thank you very much for being such a great resource and for your remarkably fast shipping/delivery.
Prof. Adam, USA
Thank you for your expertise in shipping as none of my Buddhas have been damaged and they are beautiful.
Roberta, Australia
Very organized & easy to find a product website! I have bought item here in the past & am very satisfied! Thank you!
Suzanne, USA
This is a very nicely-done website and shopping for my 'Ashtavakra Gita' (a Bangla one, no less) was easy. Thanks!
Shurjendu, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2020 © Exotic India