got the Best Music Director award for atleast
ChiraiChalai or Moga Mull (was it released during
this period) They had great music as against
Minsara Kanavu. What do you guys think?
Topic started by Gokul (@ 18.104.22.168) on Tue Jun 17 21:15:37 EDT 1997.
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- From: Prashanth (@ 22.214.171.124)
on: Tue Nov 4 03:02:57 EST 2003
Hey Dude (@ 126.96.36.199)posted on: Wed Oct 22 03:38:39 EDT 2003,
The maestro has a number of awards to his credit besides the prestigious National Awards by the ovt Of India.
He was presented with the Best Film Music Composer Award, an annual award, by the Government of India in the years 1984, 1986 and 1988 for the movies
2. Saagara Sangamam
I don't remember the 3rd movie. As far as I know all these are for the Telugu movies.
Besides these, he was
Presented with 'Kalaimamani Award', an annual award for excellence in the field of arts, by the Government of the State of Tamil Nadu, India.
Presented with the Award of Governement of the State of Andhra Pradesh, India, for excellence in music.
Conferred the title 'Isaignani' (wisest in the field of music) in the year 1988, at Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India.
Conferred the Degree of Doctor of Letter (Honoris causa) in March, 1994, by the Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India.
Conferred the Cultural Doctorate in Philosophy of Music, in April, 1994, by the World University Round Table, Arizona, U.S.A.
Award of Appreciation presented in the year 1994, by the Foundation and Federation of Tamil Sangams of North America.
Bestowed with the honorary citizenship and presented with the key to the Teanech Township, by Mr. John Abraham, Mayor of Township of Teanech, New Jersey, U.S.A., in June, 1994.
Presented with the Award of Governement of the State of Kerala, India, in the year 1995, for excellence in music.
Conferred the Degree of Doctor of Letter, in the year 1996, by the Madurai Kamarajar University, Tamil Nadu, India.
Presented with the Lata Mangeshkar Award For Excellence in Music, constituted by the Government of Madhya Pradesh, India, for the year 1998.
Please refer to the below link for more info.
Thanks and Hail Maestro!!
- From: musicman (@ 188.8.131.52)
on: Wed Nov 5 00:10:33 EST 2003
Iam a die hard fan of AR.But for that reason,I would not blindly accept whatever he composes.Both IR and ARR were two icons in the music industry,but their styles are completely different.No one can take the credit from ARR and IR for making the TFM popular across the world.
But when it comes to BGM and rerecording ARR has improved through these years but still IR is the king in these fields and ARR is no where near his standards.ARR is a novice in these areas.PIthamagan's BGM and rerecording are the recent milestones of IR(no surprise his name was projected first).
Meanwhile many seem to confuse between BGM and rerecoding.Only this forum could be the right place to ask.
Can anyone say exactly what is meant by re-recording???
- From: Raja (@ 184.108.40.206)
on: Wed Nov 5 03:01:56 EST 2003
BGM as all know is BackGround Music. It is a generic term..it can be the misic that comes in a song or in the background of the scenes in the movie. The latter is called re-recording.
It is called re-recording, because a Music Director apparently records or shoots the whole film for the second time with music ( after the director records the visuals with camera )
- From: Raja (@ 220.127.116.11)
on: Wed Nov 5 03:02:42 EST 2003
"it can be the music that comes ..."
- From: Saagar (@ 18.104.22.168)
on: Wed Nov 5 04:42:21 EST 2003
The 3rd movie was Sindhu Bhairavi
- From: Lord LabakuDas (@ 22.214.171.124)
on: Wed Nov 5 05:35:01 EST 2003
award = drawa
- From: musicman (@ 126.96.36.199)
on: Thu Nov 6 00:19:21 EST 2003
Thanks for the info RAJA.Can anyone give some instances of some scintilating re-recording
in both IR and ARR movies.I think Both "The Legend of Bhagat Singh" and "Alaipayuthe"had good re-recording.Iam not fit to comment on IR's re-recording.
- From: musicman (@ 188.8.131.52)
on: Thu Nov 6 23:46:24 EST 2003
I want some more detailed explanation about re-recording.
- From: karthik (@ )
on: Thu Nov 20 09:13:59 EST 2003
national award bord member all fucers
- From: C~P (@ 184.108.40.206)
on: Thu Nov 20 09:15:38 EST 2003
hehe ... appadiyum sollikalaam! :-)
- From: raj (@ 220.127.116.11)
on: Mon Nov 24 08:35:07 EST 2003
IR is a Maestro. Maestro is a World honour. After getting that honour, how it will be if he is given the thukkada awards? It will be like giving a bachelors degree for a person who has completed Ph.D. What they can do is just honour him. It will be like honouring the music. That's all. As far as ARR is concerned, he too will become another Maestro. He has not improved much in his BGM. The other thing is to give a pucca song, he takes a long duration. That should change. Maestro composes songs in 5 minutes. That too explicitly wonderful. That is really incredible.
- From: ARR FAN (@ 18.104.22.168)
on: Mon Nov 24 09:19:23 EST 2003
RAJ ARR HAS TO STOP FIRST COPING
- From: iswari (@ )
on: Thu Mar 11 08:59:30 EST 2004
minsara kanavu is far far better than cirai chalai
- From: C~P (@ 22.214.171.124)
on: Thu Mar 11 09:11:28 EST 2004
Innum 2 Idly-ku 1/2 litre Idhayam Nallennai dhaana?! ;-)
- From: don (@ 126.96.36.199)
on: Tue Mar 16 01:58:16 EST 2004
come on guys describe our maestro in one word.for me he is the "GOD".chances of having illayraja as one of our deitys is on the way.felt it anyone?
- From: rajasaranam (@ 188.8.131.52)
on: Tue Mar 16 05:46:00 EST 2004
don i nod in acceptance:-)
- From: Dorai (@ 184.108.40.206)
on: Mon Mar 22 14:28:43 EST 2004
Going by the same argument of Siraichallai Vs Misarakannavu, Bharathi is way better than Kannathil Muthamital. By KM got the award because ARR, MR are better marketing campaigners (boot lickers) than IR or Gnanasekaran (Director of Bharathi)
- From: MADDY (@ 220.127.116.11)
on: Mon Mar 22 20:22:00 EST 2004
Boot lickers???my foot....northies lick their boots....do u know that???/ Sharukh khan once told that he was ready to walk half naked throughout mumbai to work with Mani-ARR combo..... get ur facts rite and then talk.....Mani and ARR are the face of south..... u'll never understand this until u come to north......
- From: cool (@ 18.104.22.168)
on: Sat Mar 27 23:50:45 EST 2004
hey you f.u.c.k.e.r Dorai ... u are the bootlicker of IR
- From: N.G.SHASHISHEKAR (@ )
on: Sat May 29 02:09:40 EDT 2004
strong comments on IR.
After A.R.Rehman's and because of him, other Music Directors have got chance to give weak music. Because IR has bought thousands of musi listeners from north to south. He bought more values by composing in his own style within the border of classical Music. Today ARR is one of the best music director. But today his weak entity in Tamil Film Industry by giving 4 to 5 films in an year has given chances More Music directors, even though they not having more/complete knowledge about music such as classical & western. By giving some noisy music, they are destroying value Music itself. As far as I am concern IR never had competition between any one. But If ARR stays strongly in Tamil Film by giving 20 - 30 film in an year, then some sort of respect may get to South Indian Film. Otherwise I am sorry ARR would'nt be like IR. Because. IR in Music World is a Maestro and he is always. But more entries of L-Board Music Directors may hit both IR & ARR. This is only because of ARR and not IR. All are bootlicker of Music whether ARR or IR or others. Then what........
- From: anba (@ )
on: Sat Oct 2 02:46:19 EDT 2004
A R Rahman plucks the strings of a harp following a rehearsal at the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Rahman's popularity and credibility as a music composer par excellence remains undisputed. He proved that at the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO), United Kingdom.
Rahman conducted the orchestra, which featured his compositions for films like Bombay, Lagaan, Dil Se.., Meenaxi, Warriors of Heaven and Earth (the Chinese film) as well as the Broadway musical Bombay Dreams.
The music whiz has sold over 40 million recordings worldwide. Need we say more?
- From: x (@ 22.214.171.124)
on: Sat Oct 2 03:34:51 EDT 2004
The award does not matter for IR. As he is a Mastero. May be for sound engineer ARR.
IR can command a move from start to finish. But none have matched him till now even so called sound engineer ARR also.
- From: F e r r a r i (@ 126.96.36.199)
on: Sat Oct 2 05:32:45 EDT 2004
- From: C~P (@ 188.8.131.52)
on: Sat Oct 2 05:38:05 EDT 2004
x^2 = 0
- From: hhw (@ 184.108.40.206)
on: Sat Oct 2 17:17:48 EDT 2004
\/x = 0
- From: MADDY (@ 220.127.116.11)
on: Sat Oct 2 19:08:02 EDT 2004
hey come on guys lets give some value to x
i think he shuld be happy getting 1 mark......
- From: * (@ 18.104.22.168)
on: Sat Oct 2 19:50:19 EDT 2004
Sure we can give 1 mark to IR, but YOU wont get even that, coz ur equation is wrong!!
d/dx (x) = 1
- From: * (@ 22.214.171.124)
on: Sat Oct 2 19:51:35 EDT 2004
Feel happy that you get just 1 mark below IR - although you might be used to the absolute value of your mark!! :)
- From: C~P (@ 126.96.36.199)
on: Sat Oct 2 23:17:43 EDT 2004
1 mark koduthadhu x-ku, IR-ku illa, less tenson! :-)
- From: thumburu (@ 188.8.131.52)
on: Sun Oct 3 10:26:31 EDT 2004
- From: MADDY (@ 184.108.40.206)
on: Sun Oct 3 21:16:53 EDT 2004
if IR=x then IR,YSR,KR are xxx....gr8 mann...*, thnx for correcting me....i hope my manager hasn't seen this post, otherwise i'm sacked........and also i dint give that mark to IR but gave it to x..god is there to judge ppl.,so we need not do that..so relax......
- From: ambleen (@ 220.127.116.11)
on: Mon Oct 4 00:51:01 EDT 2004
By the amount of vetti posts in so many threads, it's not surprising to see tat when a certain md's albums' hype wanes so does the listening pleasure.
A Pity for these gypsies.
Well there is Jassie Gift, Imman and wat nougt, u can always jump bandwagon again and start condeming your ex fav md. Should be used to it by now.
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