The Resource Music in North India : experiencing music, expressing culture, by George E. Ruckert

Music in North India : experiencing music, expressing culture, by George E. Ruckert

Label
Music in North India : experiencing music, expressing culture
Title
Music in North India
Title remainder
experiencing music, expressing culture
Statement of responsibility
by George E. Ruckert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
780/.954
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML338
LC item number
.R83 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Global music series
Music in North India : experiencing music, expressing culture, by George E. Ruckert
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Music in North India : experiencing music, expressing culture, by George E. Ruckert
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Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Modernity and tradition. A culture of bewildering variety ; Threads to follow in this text ; The old and new in an ancient land ; Indian music on the move -- Affect. Religious connotation ; Sacred texts ; Verbal syllables ; Song texts ; A musician's practice ; The nine moods ; Extramusical effects ; Conclusion -- Teaching, learning, and performing music. Teaching and learning music ; Old traditions in new packages -- Rhythm and drumming. Tāla ; Thekā: the tāl as a succession of drum ; Counting patterns in tāl ; The tablā ; Kāydā ; Tihāī ; Other drumming traditions ; Conclusion -- Song and performance. Composition and improvisation ; What is a rāga? ; Rāga in performance ; The on-the-spot development of the composition ; Song texts in classical styles ; Other song genres ; Conclusion -- Instrumentals, melodic and rhythmic. Drone instruments ; Melody instruments ; The sitār and the sarod ; Other melody instruments ; Ensembles ; Conclusion -- The old world joins the new. The postcolonial era ; The effect of the new democracy on music ; Electronics: preserving and spreading the traditions ; Some views form an old master
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ocm52257638
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Dimensions
22 cm. +
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Extent
xii, 100 p.
Isbn
9780195139938
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003053588
Other physical details
ill.

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