The association of actress Hema Malini with Laxmikant-Pyarelal started in 1969/1970 through the film Sharafat . It was Hema Malini’s fifth Hindi Film. In-Form duo, music directors Laxmikant-Pyarelal, Sharafat was their 70th film. In the span of 22 years, the duo has scored the music for 34 films of Hema Malini. The film was produced… Continue reading Fascinating Hema Malini and Symphonious Laxmikant-Pyarelal
“PARASMANI” released in 1963. The film is a musical fantasy drama shot partly in Black and White and partly in colour. This was a movie that launched Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar and Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma (LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL). Laxmikant-Pyarelal created some fascinating music which transformed an average film into a huge hit. The movie PARASMANI was more about… Continue reading PARASMANI, 1963. The Beginning Of An “LP” Era. Laxmikant-Pyarelal
SONGWRITERS & LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL Laxmikant-Pyarelal made the debut from the film Parasmani released in 1963. Songwriters like Farooq Qaisar, Asad Bhopali, Indeevar penned the songs. The duo’s next films Harisihchandra Taramati, (1963), Sati Savitri, Sant Gyaneshwar, Dosti, Mr X In Bombay (1964) etc saw the big names of songwriters like National Poet Kavi Pradeep, Pandit Bharat… Continue reading SONGWRITERS and LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL
Laxmikant-Pyarelal : Ascendancy in BINACA GEETMALA Weekly Countdown programme called “Binaca Geetmala”, the most popular and famous musical radio programme of it’s time. It’s first broadcast was in 1953 by Radio Ceylon and it’s host was the inimitable Ameen Sayani. The Binaca Geet Mala ranked the most popular Bollywood film songs according to sales in… Continue reading Laxmikant-Pyarelal : Ascendancy in BINACA GEETMALA
Raj Khosla & Laxmikant-Pyarelal :: Musical Blockbuster “Mera Gaon Mera Desh” Mera Gaon Mera Desh released in 1971, is a complete movie in itself. The film has a persuasive direction from Raj Khosla, honeyed music streaming with story, by Laxmikant-Pyarelal, powerful dialogues, story, superb performances by all. Dharmendra is excellent in his role and plays… Continue reading Raj Khosla & Laxmikant-Pyarelal :: Musical Blockbuster “Mera Gaon Mera Desh”
CLASSICAL Manna Dey :: RHYTHMIC Laxmikant-Pyarelal Manna Dey has sung some beautiful songs of various under Laxmikant-Pyarelal. Manna Dey has sung close to 70 songs, of various types, under Laxmikant-Pyarelal. Laxmikant-Pyarelal made the detonation start with the music of Parasmani, 1963. Next year, in 1964, the duo’s third and fourth films, Sati Savitri as well… Continue reading CLASSICAL Manna Dey :: RHYTHMIC Laxmikant-Pyarelal
Sound of SHEHNAI :: Laxmikant-Pyarelal Enrich Orchestra SHEHNAI Originated from India. Mostly used in North India. It is must in Indian Weddings, It is especially played when the bride leaves his father’s place but this time it sounds sad. Shehnai player, late Ustad Bismillah and SHEHNAI have become a synonym in India. In the Year 1958… Continue reading Sound of SHEHNAI :: Laxmikant-Pyarelal Enrich Orchestra
ACTORS / ACTRESS SIGNATURE TUNES BY LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL Hindi Film Songs are of much importance for a film’s success and also for any actors/actresses to get boost-ups his/her popularity. In the past many popular songs filmed on actor/actress have made them stars. Music directors Laxmikant-Pyarelal have composed many of such popular songs which have benefited… Continue reading ACTORS / ACTRESS SIGNATURE TUNES BY LAXMIKANT-PYARELAL
ENTHRALLING Lata Mangeshkar and Laxmikant-Pyarelal. SATYAM SHIVAM SUNDARAM Music geniuses Laxmikant-Pyarelal were famous for many of their musical hits in the past associated with diversified producers and directors. After the thumping musical success of Raj Kapoor’s ‘Bobby’, Laxmikant-Pyarelal was the obvious choice for the music of ‘Satyam Shivam Sundaram’, released on the day of Holi… Continue reading ENTHRALLING Lata Mangeshkar & Laxmikant-Pyarelal SATYAM SHIVAM SUNDARAM
Nationalistic Canticle and Laxmikant-Pyarelal Music India is celebrating #72Republicday today. Laxmikant-Pyarelal have composed some phenomenal nationalistic canticles. — Pyar Baantate Chalo Ky Hindy Kya “Hum Sab Ustad Hai” (1965) (Kishore Kumar Asad Bhopali) One of the rarest of rare Patriotic songs sung by Kishore Kumar. Laxmikant-Pyarelal have composed this song… Continue reading Nationalistic Canticle and Laxmikant-Pyarelal Music
SAXOPHONE :: Laxmikant-Pyarelal Enrich Orchestra. Bollywood film music is principally for transferring affection. The harmony, theme, rendering style and the variations in carols are all creative processes to convey affections. Apart from these creative processes, the musical instruments which are played in the orchestra also have a key role to play in conveying empathy. Music… Continue reading SAXOPHONE :: Laxmikant-Pyarelal Enrich Orchestra.
JAAL 1967 :: Distinguished Musical From Laxmikant-Pyarelal. In the year 1963 Laxmikant-Pyarelal made a big impact in hindi film music, through the songs of Parasmani. Followed by Sati Savitri, Sant Gyaneshwar, Dosti, Aaya Toofan, Naag Mandir, Mr. X In Bombay, Hum Sab Ustad Hain. All the songs of the film became immensely popular. The LP… Continue reading JAAL 1967 :: Distinguished Musical From Laxmikant-Pyarelal.