Ichak dana (arr.) 2009
Bollywood singer(s), chorus, orchestra [22.214.171.124-126.96.36.199-.perc(3): claves/tam-t/cym/xylo/mba-hp-strings] (with optional solo violin/sitar/tabla) (5′)
Text: Hasrat Jaipuri (1922-99)
Original music: Shankar-Jaikishan (Shankarsingh Raghuwanshi (1922-87) and Jaikishan Dayabhai Panchal (1929-71)), 1955
Commissioned by SPNM and the BBC Concert Orchestra as part of Raga Mela, a project devised by SPNM’s Artistic Director, Kuljit Bhamra.
First performance: Royal Festival Hall, London, 06/05/2009
BBC Concert Orchestra | Robert Ziegler conductor
BBC Concert Orchestra | Robert Ziegler conductor (BBC Radio 3 broadcast 17/05/2009)