The Ragas of Early Indian Music: Modes, Melodies, and Musical Notations from the Gupta Period to C. 1250

The Ragas of Early Indian Music: Modes, Melodies, and Musical Notations from the Gupta Period to C. 1250

by Richard Widdess
     
 

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"Richard Widdess' magnificent and painstaking study provides us with details of the emergence and metamorphosis of the raga system, and...may be viewed as a huge and indispensable piece of the puzzle...This is a beautifully presented volume, elegantly and expressively wirtten, meticulous in every aspect of musicological detail."—Journal of the American Oriental Society

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ISBN-13:
9780193154643
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/25/1996
Series:
Oxford Monographs on Music Series
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
7.75(w) x 10.13(h) x 1.27(d)
Lexile:
1410L (what's this?)

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