The Musical Heritage of India

By: M.R. Gautam

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This book attempts as an authentic presentation of Indian music in various aspects. It doesn't only gives the musicological background but also the predominantly musical content involved in the forms, aesthetics, gharanas and their styles. This book is an epitome of the origin and evolution of Indian music from Vedic to modern film music with special reference to Hindustani music. It has separate chapters dealing with Karnatak music, a comparative study of the essential features of Hindustani and Karnatak music, the dhruvapada, the Khayal, the thumari, and the tappa; Western music and its influence on Indian film music. It also has a separate chapter on Bharat Ratna Srimati M.S. Subbulakshmi, the legend of Karnatak music. Printed Pages: 232 with 8 four-colour and 43 b/w illustrations.

Title: The Musical Heritage of India

Author Name: M.R. Gautam

Categories: India, Music,

Edition: Second Revised and Enlarged Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2001

ISBN: 8121509343

ISBN 13: 9788121509343

Binding: Hardbound

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 14 Cms x 22 Cms

Seller ID: 000298

Keywords: Indian Classical Music