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The Oxford Encyclopaedia <i>of the</i> Music of India

Saṅgīt Mahābhāratī

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9780195650983
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199797721 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acref/9780195650983.001.0001
The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Comprehensive, authoritative, and up-to-date, the Oxford Encyclopedia of the Music of India depicts the story of Indian music through 2,000 years of history. Entries cover forms of music from classical to film-originated, as well as dance styles, technical terms, instruments, and biographies of vocalists, musicologists, saints, poets, gurus, composers, and instrumentalists. The range and breadth of theEncyclopedia is immense. With 5,000 entries by approximately 100 acclaimed contributors, the work spans not only all regions of India, but also covers the music of the Subcontinent, including Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

A vast collaborative effort spanning 12 years and supported by an extended group of around 250 musicians, scholars, and teachers of music from India and the world, the Encyclopedia is unprecedented in its vast coverage of a musical tradition renowned for its beauty and spirituality.

Book.  5325 pages.  719457 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Indian Music

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Abal Svara in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Abanīndra Mōhan Gangopādhyāy in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Ābā-sāheb Muzumdār (<i>b.</i> ?, 1 Feb. 1886) in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Abban Khan (1922) in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Abbāsuddin Ahmed in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Abdul Aziz Khan (<i>c.</i> 1875) (Vichitra Veeṇā) in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Abdul Aziz Khan (1940) (Vocal) in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Abdul Gafur in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Abdul Gani Bayati (1909) in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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Abdul Ghani Khan (1938) in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

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