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The Oxford illustrated companion to South Indian classical music

Author: Ludwig Pesch
Publisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The Oxford Illustrated Companion to South Indian Classical Music 2nd Edition provides an overview of the historical and cultural contexts of the music, its instruments, composers, leading  Read more...

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Pesch, Ludwig.
Oxford illustrated companion to South Indian classical music.
New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2009
(OCoLC)636659030
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ludwig Pesch
ISBN: 019569998X 9780195699982
OCLC Number: 302318104
Notes: Prev. published in 1999 with title: The illustrated companion to South Indian classical music.
Description: xxiii, 517 pages, viii pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Conventions --
Graceful dialogues --
Variety --
Child's play --
The voice in South Indian music --
Instrumental music (Vādya) --
Music for all --
Intonation (Śruti) --
Embellishment (Gamaka) --
Music education --
Rāga --
The system of 72 scales (Meḷakartā rāga) --
Types of rāga (Janya rāga) --
Tāla and rhythm --
Concert music --
Dance and music --
Harikathā kālakṣepam (Kathā kālakṣepam) --
Musical forms (concerts, dance, and didactic music) --
Composers --
Musical signatures (Mudrā).
Other Titles: Illustrated companion to South Indian classical music
South Indian classical music
Responsibility: Ludwig Pesch.

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