A short list of useful carnatic music-related online resources:
- Student Record – Progress Sheet (PDF, 7KB)
Educational References (dhanyasy.org)
- Bhajans for Children (PDF, 3.6MB) — requires password. handwritten copy only!
- melakartha system – information on the seven (7) carnatic swaras and their relationship to the twelve (12) keys of an octave on a keyboard, the seventy-two (72) melakartha rAgAs, their janya rAgAs, and ArOHanams & AvarOHanams.
Educational References (external links)
- Carnatic Music entry on Wikipedia
- Shivkumar Kalyanaraman
- A Gentle Introduction to South Indian Classical Music: By Ramesh Mahadevan
- karnATik.com – Information about the style, glossary, ragas, lyrics to many songs, kirtanas, kritis, and several bhajans.
- DMOZ Carnatic Directory – listing of Carnatic music-related sites
- Carnatic Corner – online guide to Carnatic music on the internet
- Sruti – A monthly magazine on Indian Performing Arts
- Sahityam.net – a wiki of Carnatic lyrics
Sites dedicated to Composers:
- Muthuswamy Dikshitar (guruguha.org)
- Swati Tirunal (swathithirunal.in)
Community Sites (external links)
Listen Online (external links)
- Music India Online
- Carnatic Channels on YouTube
If you know of any useful carnatic music-related site(s) that is not listed above, please feel free to let us know using the contact form. Thank you!