A Dictionary of South Indian Music & Musicians Vol - IV
This book is the fourth in the 5 book series written by Prof. P. Sambamoorthy titled A Dictionary of South Indian Music and Musicians. This Volume covers alphabets (O to S). A total number of 1053 musical items have been noticed in this volume. This will be reference book to all Rasikas [including Teacher, Student, and Writer] of Music. It contains summaries on operas and dance dramas. Rare ragas and talas and plays find a mention in this dictionary. This book gives you in detail about the different and ancient musical instruments. It also contains articles on great music composers and their contribution to music.
A regular dictionary of South Indian Music and Musicians has been a long-felt desideratum. The present work is a humble attempt to supply that need. The author is glad that the publication of Volume IV (O-S) of this Dictionary of South Indian music and Musicians, Synchronises with the completion of 25 years of his career as an author of music books.
The Karnatic Music Book Centre, Chennai
Book - Paper Back
First Edition - 2007
Product Weight (in grams)
24.2 cm x 18.5 cm x 1.5 cm