Journals Higher Education



This item has an extended shipping time. The typical delivery time is 6 weeks.

04 March 2011

1800 Pages | 220 halftones

8 1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780195650983

Also Available In:

Library Recommendation Form

Bookseller Code (08)

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Music of India

Sangit Mahabharati

  • 5000 in-depth entries: entries on all forms of music, dance, raga, tala, gharana, treatises, technical terms, and instruments
  • 2000 years of music: covers classical, folk, film, and other forms of music from across India and neighbouring countries
  • 100 acclaimed contributors: short biographies of vocalists, musicologists, saint poets, gurus, composers, and instrumentalists
  • 200 rare visuals: photographs from private collections and family albums
  • Biographical notes on vocalists, musicologists, composers, and instrumentalists