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Published: 14 December 1995

448 Pages | music examples, halftones, line drawings, tables, maps


ISBN: 9780193154643

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The Ragas of Early Indian Music

Modes, Melodies, and Musical Notations from the Gupta Period to c. 1250

Richard Widdess

Clarendon Press

Oxford Monographs on Music

The concept of raga forms the basis of melodic composition and improvization in Indian classical music. This book traces the early history ...