M. D. Ramanathan
w/ T. N. Krishnan (violin), Vellore Ramabhadran (mridangam)
EMI India CDNF 147895


  1. Maha Ganapathim - Nattai/Adi - Muthuswamy Dikshitar (7'05)
  2. Samaja Varagamana - Hindolam/Adi - Thyagaraja (9'57)
  3. Harium Haranum - Attana/Rupakam - M. D. Ramanathan (4'18)
  4. Giripai - Sahana/Adi - Thyagaraja (17'18)
  5. Thillana - Kapi/Adi, tisra gathi - M. D. Ramanathan (3'50)

Sound quality: very good

Recording date: unknown; copyright date: 1985; CD issue: 2000

Since MDR's style is known partly for its slow pace, the shortness of this program does not allow it to be developed to the extent it might have been. However, the sound of the voice itself is very impressive.

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