The lovechild of Sita Sings the Blues and Charanjit Singh. A tabla solo in Jhaptal* from the blog 52 Kaidas.
This track was created from scratch. No samples were used in the audio.
More info & making-of liner notes here: 52kaidas.blogspot.ca/2012/08/ten-talas-to-disco-beat-jhaptal.html
Audio track available here: tala-wallah.bandcamp.com/track/jhaptal
Here's a video of me playing this live in a movie theatre! youtube.com/watch?v=k3bpMsyCwsw
The Charanjit Singh tune that inspired it all: youtube.com/watch?v=NUqnPYwoiF4
Source video: Sita Sings the Blues by Nina Paley
Creative commons license: creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
*Jhaptal: a 10 beat rhythmic cycle. The project is to do 10 tracks (& videos), each in a different Tala (rhythm cycle).
Ed Hanley: tabla, recording, programming, audio and video editing and mixing
Dylan Bell: keyboards
Mastered by Andy Krehm and Silverbirch Mastering
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