Indian Classical Music
Overview

Pages for an Overview of Indian Classical Music
  • Fundamentals of Rag - Introduction to the melodic form variously known as rag, raag, or raga
  • Index of Rags - Index of descriptions of a number of common North Indian rags
  • Laharas - A description of, and a number of simple melodies used to accompany tabla solos and kathak performances
  • Fundamentals of Tal - Description of the North Indian rhythmic patterns
  • Index of Tals - Common rhythmic paterns
  • Genre - A breakdown of Indian musical styles
  • Film Songs (by rag) - North Indian classical rags as they appear in popular films
  • Film Songs (by tal) - North Indian classical talss as they appear in popular films
  • Notation - The North Indian approaches to musical notation

 


 

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