Posts tagged: alto flute

Bansuri – An Indian Bamboo Flute

Featuring Raga Shivranjani on the Bansuri which is a transverse alto (Bamboo) Flute originally heard in India, Pakistan and Nepal originating from about 100AD.

In this video Raga Shivranjani is playing what he describes as a light indian classical Rāga. Rāga’s are associated with different times of the day, or with seasons and can be either religious or secular. Raga says that the mood of this rāga is contemplative and there is no specific time of the day associated with it