Guitar and Ghatam is the 1st album of GM Tune Time, India’s 1st ever online guitar channel. The season has incorporated a unique combination for listeners, the pioneer amalgamation of Guitar and Ghatam.
Ghatam is one of the most ancient percussion instruments used in Carnatic Music of South India is the Gatham. Made up of clay with brass /copper fillings which looks like a traditional clay pot with a narrow mouth. Diversified tones can be produced by tapping the Ghatam with the different parts of the hand and is usually placed on the lap of the performer.
Kapil Srivastava thought of incorporating the distinct tune of Ghatam to blend in with the sound of the guitar. Such combination is a way to revolutionize the guitar perspective of modern youth in music. Now, guitar lovers can enjoy a fusion of melodies and rhythm of a traditional instrument such as Ghatam with the effects of the guitar tune.