kssr wrote:In fact OSA has the unique ability to convert any song into a bhajan. There is a (larger?) audience for that style. It is highly impressive to listen for the first 15 minutes- just as in the case of listening to HM
I have to say his Kalyani Alapana was 'up there' He also did sruti bedam to Madhyamavati and Hindolam. He sang some crisp Kalpana Swarams for Hamsadhwani-opening song. Very good concert. Ofcourse, as you say there was an audience waiting to hear his bhajan/abhang.