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The Classical Music of North India - Volume One
The Classical Music of North India - Volume One

The Classical Music of North India - Volume One

by George Ruckert

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Language

English

Publisher

Munshiram Manoharlal

ISBN

812150872X - Year: 2004 - Pages: 367

Binding

Hardcover

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Author: George Ruckert
Ali Akbar Khan/
Editor(s): Ali Akbar Khan
Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal
Year: 2004
Language: English
Pages: 367
ISBN/UPC (if available): 812150872X

Description

This is a book of and about the classical music of North India, among the oldest continual musical tradition of the world. Presented here is a small part of the musical legacy of one of the foremost families which has preserved and collected this ancient music and developed it to the highest standards: the Baba Allauddin Gharana of the Seni tradition. This volume introduces the great riches and variety of the different styles of music as taught by one of the century’s greatest musicians, Ali Akbar Khan.

Contents

Photographs



Preface



Acknowledgements



Introduction



Getting Started



Notation



Guide to Pronunciation



The Musi Bhairav



Bhairavi



Asawari



Alhaiya Bilawal



Todi



Kafi



Khammaj



Kalyan



Kalayan



Puriya Dhanashri



Marwa



Exercises



Rhythm and Tal



Biographies Allauddin Khansahib



All Akbar Khansahib



Manners among Musicians



Theory Theory of Rag



Classification of Rag



Mood and Effect



Ornamentation



Form Form



Dhrupad



Khyal



Light classical music



Instrumental music



History



Major Treatises



Language Language and Iyric



Glossary



Bibliography



Sources for publications



Index ofFirst Lines



Index

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