Resources - Glossary 'D'

Dadra

Dadra is a light classical style which is very similar to thumri.

Dhammar

Dhammar is a very old style of singing.  The name is also applied to instrumental renditions of the same.  It has many similarities to dhrupad.

Dhol

Dhol can refer to any one of a number of similar types of double-headed drum...

Dhrupad

Dhrupad is a type of vocal composition in North Indian art-music...

Dilruba

Dilruba is a cross between the sitar and sarangi...