Bansuri

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Leifer, Lyon

A comprehensive beginning course in the technique of the bansuri in the tradition of Pannalal Ghosh, based on the teaching of Devendra Murdheshwar. Profusely illustrated with many charts, exercises, and photographs.

EU: 45 €
Tournier, Henri

Improvisation is essential to the performance of classical Indian ragas. This media package is the foremost guide to improvisation in classical North Indian style. It provides fascinating insights and challenging study material for bansuri players, other melody instrumentalists, singers and musicologists alike.

EU: 39.90 €
Khan, Ali Akbar / Ruckert, George

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Probably the best and most complete practical introduction to classical North Indian music to date. Well-structured, easily accessible text on all relevant issues, glossary, 180 pages of useful exercises and inspiring vocal and instrumental compositions in 10 important ragas in the 10 basic scales (thatas) in Indian sargam notation.

EU: 35 €
Bor, Joep (editor)

196 pages + 4 CDs with performances of Hariprasad Chaurasia - flute, Buddhadev Dasgupta - sarod, Shruti Sadolikar - female vocal, Vidyadhar Vyas - male vocal (total playing time: 5 hours 15 minutes). The Raga Guide is a great introduction to Hindustani ragas, the melodic basis classical North Indian music - and also THE modern reference work for listeners and connoisseurs, students and scholars.

EU: 44.90 €