"Celestial Music of Pandit Lal Mani Misra"
The only existing movie of late Pandit Lal Mani Misra, on vichitra veena, accompanied on tabla by Chhote Lal Misra. This movie was probably shot in USA in mid seventies.
Thanks to the efforts of Dr. Laxmi Ganesh Tewari, professor of Ethnomusicology, who had been a student of Pt Lal Mani Misra. this DVD has been published by the Music Department of Sonoma State University and is only available through S.S.U. (Music Department - 1810E. Cotati Ave, Rohnert Park, CA 94928).
To order it, best is to contact Dr. L. G. Tewari. Do get it, it's a treasure !
All proceeds from the sale will go towards a music scholarship fund in the name of Dr. Lalmani Misra.
Sindhura (alap, vilambit & drut teental) 31'28
Katha Kahe so Kathak ...
Introduced by Birju Maharaj
1 Lacchu Maharaj
2 Gopi Krishna
3 Durga Lal
4 Sitara Devi
5 Birju Maharaj
6 Uma Sharma
7 Excerpts from Ballet "JAshn-e-Wajid Ali Shah"
8 Excerpts from Ballet "Roopmati Bazbahadur" - choreographed by Birju Maharaj
9 Excerpts from Ballet "Pujarin" Choreographed by Rani Karna
Published by Doordarshan Archives - VCD