IN TUNE WITH NATURE
In Tune with Nature is the first solo album by Anil Dhital. The seven tracks in the album offer an interesting mix of eastern melodies tastefully rendered through a fresh, new perspective.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Anil Dhital one of the reputed versatile musician of Nepal and founding member of the bands Vhumi, Equals, Lakhey and White. He is an accomplished guitarist who also has an MFA in Sitar. With an interest in all genres of music ranging from metal to rock, blues and jazz to eastern classical, he has won many accolades and performed far and wide since 2005. He has also featured with many bands like Sukarma, Kutumba and Helmut (Swiss Metal Band). He owns, as well as runs, an institute where he teaches rock, eastern classical and metal music which is aptly called “Metal Institute”
Anil Dhital: Guitar & Sitar
*GUEST ARTISTS FOR TRACKS
Maestro Navaraj Gürung (Tabla)
Guru HomNath Upadhyay (Tabla)
Dr. Dhrubesh Chandra Regmi (Sitar)
Maestro Milan Tandukar (Violin)
*In Tune with Nature
Dhana Gurung ( Flute)
Shambhu Baniya (Tabla, Ghatam)
Saurav Sharma (keyboard)
Amit Nepal (Vocals)
All songs arranged & composed by Anil Dhital.
SONGS & MEANINGS
Glee is about celebrating the moment. It captures the euphoric essence of life, gracefully adorned with exuberant percussion beats performed by the highly renowned tabla maestro Navaraj Gurung. This heart-warming composition describes what it means to be at peace with one’s self.
Sitar tells the story of longing and fulfillment. Achingly beautiful sitar notes glide through the senses like a peacefully flowing river, leading the listener from the depths of despair to the realization of a new beginning, of hope and happiness.
Guitar Megh evokes pastoral landscapes: rain-soaked fields, wet earth, clear skies and a bright yellow sun, taking you on a journey through picture-perfect sceneries in a faraway country. In Tune with Nature is an ode to the harmony of existence. It reminds the listener how everything in nature is in perfect balance. It conjures up images of abundant greenery, of animals dancing with joy and of nature listening to its own music.
4.IN TUNE WITH NATURE
In Tune with Nature is the first solo album by Anil Dhital. The album offer an interesting mix of eastern melodies tastefully rendered through a fresh, new perspective.
Rock Dashain is the modern rendition of a traditional Nepali melody Malashree Dhun. Not only has the music been re-interpreted with Anil’s stunning guitar rhythms, it also features some groovy bass lines and techno drums giving the whole idea of fusion rock a brand new twist. This is an amazing piece to be enjoyed on all occasions.
Guitar Meditation is music as therapy. Soft and soothing guitar notes complemented by the sound of birds singing in the background takes you inwards through a journey of self-reflection and self-discovery. Like a magic pill, it relaxes the mind and rejuvenates the soul. It is a perfect companion when you can’t fall asleep.
Beautiful Fingers is a musical tour-de-force. Featuring some of the greatest Maestros of classical music from Nepal like Guru Hom Nath Upadhyay, Dr. Dhrubesh Chandra Regmi and Maestro Milan Tandukar, this fluid composition is simply bursting with notes and melodies. It is fusion music at its very best.