Acharyanet has included some interviews with leading Carnatic Musicians like Sangeet Samrat Chitravina N Ravikiran, Smt Ranjini and Gayathri , Shri Abhishek Raghuram and Shri UnniKrishnan on this page. Many valuable tips have been provided to improve the singing voice.
Most of the songs Venkata Kavi composed on his favourite God Krishna are part of an opera; the songs are composed as though sung by various gopis, in manner, tone and mood of what they saw Krishna as. Some are lamentations in not getting his attention, some are praising his prowess and some are scolding him for his antics
The art of music is like an ocean. It is vast and deep. One could go for a swim and come back feeling refreshed. This is what most listeners do. One could take a boat out into the sea and return with a haul of fish. This is what many students do. Or, one could dive deep into it and emerge with invaluable treasures. This is what master musicians do.
Listen to the series of video lecture demonstrations by Sangeet Samrat Shri Chitravina N Ravikiran on common mistakes made in Carnatic Music. This is a very informative section for music appreciation, learning and performing.