9780195699982-019569998X-The Oxford Illustrated Companion To South Indian Classical Music

The Oxford Illustrated Companion To South Indian Classical Music

ISBN-13: 9780195699982
ISBN-10: 019569998X
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
Author: Pesch, Ludwig
Publication date: 2009
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Hardcover 552 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780195699982
ISBN-10: 019569998X
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
Author: Pesch, Ludwig
Publication date: 2009
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Hardcover 552 pages

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Acknowledged authors Pesch, Ludwig wrote The Oxford Illustrated Companion To South Indian Classical Music comprising 552 pages back in 2009. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 019569998X and 9780195699982. Since then The Oxford Illustrated Companion To South Indian Classical Music textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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This is a completely revised and updated edition of The [Oxford] Illustrated Companion to South Indian Classical Music, which includes the latest available information on the subject. Acclaimed as the most authoritative reference work on South Indian classical music, the Companion:

* provides an overview of the historical and cultural contexts of the music, its instruments, composers, leading practitioners, and schools
* contains more than 120 line drawings and photographs of all the instruments discussed, as well as of major composers; includes a special colour plates section
* includes detailed biographical notes on musicians and composers
* contains Guide to Pronunciation and Transliteration, Select bibliography and Further Reading, Glossary-cum-Index
* includes Alphabetical Index of Ragas and Scales, Index of Names

An indispensable and enriching reference work for the connoisseur, practicing musician, interested amateur, impresario, teacher, and student, the Companion will be of interest to anybody keen to learn about Indian culture.

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