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Name: Listening to Indian Classical Music
ID: m12502
Language: English (en)
Summary: For the Western listener, some suggestions for beginning to listen to and appreciate the classical music of India.
Subject: Arts
Keywords: Hindustani music, India, Indian classical music, Indian music, Karnatic music, raga, ragam, sitar, taanpura, tala, tambura, tanpura, thaalam
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)
Copyright Holders: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)
Maintainers: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)

Latest version: 1.7 (history)
First publication date: Nov 23, 2004 1:08 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jan 18, 2013 5:31 pm -0600

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Version History

Version: 1.7 Jan 18, 2013 5:31 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
updated links

Version: 1.6 Jul 13, 2011 9:51 am -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
removed broken links

Version: 1.5 Mar 11, 2011 9:09 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
removed from survey

Version: 1.4 Apr 12, 2010 10:04 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
linked to survey

Version: 1.3 Jan 6, 2010 8:55 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Added Google analytics

Version: 1.2 Feb 6, 2009 1:03 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Expanded information about timbre, ornamentation, vocal music, and rhythm. Added bibliography

Version: 1.1 Dec 15, 2004 1:55 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
New module

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