Lucknow Gharana – Types of Gharana in Tabla
Types of Gharana in Tabla ?
There are 6 types of Gharan in Tabla, which are known as
- Delhi Gharana
- Ajrara Gharana
- Lucknow Gharana
- Benares Gharana
- Punjab Gharana
- Farukhabad Gharana
Delhi gharana is the oldest of the Tabla Gharanas.
Ajrara gharana is an offshoot of and closely associated with the Delhi Gharana.
Lucknow gharana has rhythmic development through Kathak.
Benares gharana Punjab gharana, popularized by Alla Rakha and Zakir Hussain, developed through its original Pakhavaj repertoire.
Farukhabad gharana is the youngest accepted Tabla Gharana, and an offshoot of all of the Gharanas, featuring their main concepts.