Master Musicians of India
Hereditary Sarangi Players SpeakBook - 2007
Beginning with Ravi Shankar and Ali Akbar Khan, Indian art music is renowned internationally for its improvised raga performance. This ancient tradition has for centuries been transmitted orally within the seclusion of hereditary families. Few such families remain today, and not enough is known about their central contribution to the life of Indian music. Master Musicians of Indiareveals this rich world through profiles and interviews of key musicians from this tradition.
Publisher: New York : Routledge, c2007
Call Number: 780.954 ZQ621m
Characteristics: xxv, 327 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Sarangi players speak