Saturday, January 19, 2008

Tabla Taal Basic notes and their Maatraas.

I will briefly list the basic tabla
taals and their associated Maatras:

1. Chautal - 12
dha dha din ta | kit dha din ta |
tit kat | gade gana

2. Dadra - 6
dha dhi na | dha ti na

3. Ektaal - 12
dhin dhin | dhage tirakit |
too na | kat tin | dhage tirakit
| dhi na |


4. Jhaptal - 10
dhin na | dhin dhin na |
tin na | dhin dhin na|

5. Kherva - 8
Dhaa ge na ti | na k dhi naa |

6. Rupak - 7
tin tin na | dhin na | dhin na |

7. Teental - 16
dha dhin dhin dha |
dha dhin dhin dha |
dha tin tin ta |
ta dhin dhin dha |