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Music of Eastern India: Vocal Music in Bengali Oriya Assamese and Manipuri With Special Emphasis

Sukumar Ray

Published by Firma KLM, Calcutta, 1985
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Contents: A prelude. I : A. The first phase : Buddhistic songs. B. Devotional Vaisnava thematic music. II: A. Songs on Goddess Syama. B. The old Bengali song. III. Raga music : impact on regional songs. IV. Forms of Bengali folk music. V. Medieval music and folk music : Oriya, Assamese and Manipuri. VI. Patterns of rhythm. The modern period: VII. A. Art-form in lyrical songs. B. Tagore music. VIII. Poet-composers-contemporaries of Tagore. IX. Modern songs. Glossary. A few forms of tunes (Alphabetical notations). Some new innovations after 1984. Index I. Index II. "North Indian Music has developed two facets of expressions-Raga or classical music and devotional-cum-light music. Classical songs grew in many ways through innumerable phases at different periods. So also, devotional songs evolved a methodological structure, while its counterpart, light music, especially lyrical songs and modern songs of today, imbibed a new technique. Therefore, forms, intricacies, aesthetic excellences, classical influences and rhythmic patterns of popular songs make a separate subject of study. Interested readers will find in this book a clear idea of the technique of music compositions of popular type of Bengali songs. The author has cast his net wide putting together in a single volume the account of Assamese, Oriya and Manipuri popular music also." (jacket)No. 26140 315 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 40581

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Title: Music of Eastern India: Vocal Music in ...

Publisher: Firma KLM, Calcutta

Publication Date: 1985

Binding: Hardbound

Book Condition:New

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: Reprint

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