Title Conversation with Pandit Amarnath
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts 2004
8185503079 / 9788185503073
Seller ID 101651
This work lays bare the inner wisdom of Hindustani music through the intimate reflections of Pandit Amarnath, who, voted as one of the four great genius musicians of the twentieth century, came to be widely acknowledged as a musicians' musician, a legend of his times.The book develops ten critical themes: raga or mode; tala or rhythmic cycle; bandish or lyric; gayaki or style; listening; learning; teaching; composing; legends and myths of Hindustani music; and-nada yoga.Pandit Amarnath reveals large vistas of a poetic awareness, where the reader will journey into the mind of a celebrated poet and composer, a great thinker and scholar, and an outstanding practitioner of the Indore gayaki who is also the bestselling author of Living Idioms in Hindustani music.Printed Pages: 184.
Conversation with Pandit Amarnath Bindu Chawla