Learn the rare Madhyamavati varnam, Saraguna nannela, composition of Tiruvotriyur …
Raga Madhyamavathi is an Upaanga raga,considered janya of 22 Mela Kharaharapriya.
Ar :S R2 M1 P N2 S Av : S N2 P M1 R2 S
The raga contains Shadja,Chatushruthi Rishabham, Shuddha Madhyamam,Panchamam, and Kaishikhi Nishadham.
This ragam has been part of the Carnatic music system from the ancient times. It is considered a very auspicious ragam and generally rendered at the end of the Carnatic music concert . Its a madhyamagraha Ragam with an Oudava Oudava bheda , very suitable for elaboration in all the three octaves due to its even spacing of notes, with the lower octave elaboration extending unto Madhyama.