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A Practical Course In Karnatic Music For Beginners And For Use In Schools - I

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A Practical Course In Karnatic Music For Beginners And For Use In Schools - I

This book is the first in the 3 book series written by Prof. P. Sambamoorthy titled A Practical Course in Karnatic Music for Beginners And for Use In Schools. This book gives you in detail The Technical Course consisting of preliminary swara exercises and alankaras in Maya malava gowla and sankarabharanam ragam. This book also consists a section on musical Instruments especially Yazh and its classification in an amplified manner. In addition to it, Viraladi exercises given in this book is a great plus.
About the Author
Pichu Sambamoorthy (1901 - 1973) was an Indian musicologist, writer and the professor of musicology at the Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati. He was the author several books on music, including A Dictionary of South Indian Music and Musicians, Great composers etc. He was awarded the Madras Music Academys Sangeetha Kalanithi in 1972. The Government of India awarded him the third highest civilian honour of the Padma Bhushan, in 1971, for his contributions to music.
Product Details
The technical course Abhyasa ganam comprising the vocalises (preliminary svara exercises and alankaras), Sanchari gitas, Lakshana gitas, svarajatis, jativaras, Tanavaras, Pada Varnas and the lakshanas of important ragas along with biographical and critical sketches of prominent composers are given in the series - practical course in Karnatic music. Brief explanation of technical terms is also given in these books.
Publisher Details
The Karnatic Music Book Centre, Chennai
Product Type
Book - Paper Back
Twenty first Edition 2018
Product Weight (in grams)
Product Dimensions
24 cm x 18 cm x 0.8 cm