The dawn of Indian music in the West : Bhairavi / Peter Lavezzoli

Author(s): Lavezzoli, Peter
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Subjects: Music--India--History and criticism
Music--Indic influences
Popular music--Indic influences
Musicians--Interviews
Spirituality in music
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Continuum, 2006
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: 456 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Bhairavi : the dawn of Indian music in the west 1
2. Nada Brahma : the way of Raga 17
3. West meets east : Yehudi Menuhin, Ravi Shankar, and Ali Akbar Khan 43
4. Swara samrat : Ali Akbar Khan 65
5. Tal mala : Mickey Hart 80
6. Essence of rhythm : Alia Rakha and Zakir Hussain 101
7. Music in motion : Philip Glass 124
8. Mind gardens : David Crosby and Roger McGuinn 147
9. The inner light : George Harrison 171
10. With a little help from my friends : Jim Keltner 200
11. Tal tantra : Tanmoy Bose 206
12. Mumbai maestro : Zubin Mehta 220
13. The philosopher's hand : Terry Riley 237
14. Indo-blue impressions : John Coltrane and the birth of Indo-Jazz 267
15. Karuna supreme : the post-coltrane Indo-Jazz movement 296
16. A goal beyond : John McLaughlin 330
17. Sacred channel : Bill Laswell 340
18. Divine pastime : Cheb i Sabbah 356
19. Suns of sitar : Vilayat and Shujaat Khan 373
20. Jewels of maihar : the Ali Akbar College of Music 388
21. Jugalbandi : Shubhendra Rao and Saskia Rao-de Haas 399
22. Ancient love : Anoushka Shankar 410
23. Full circle : Ravi Shankar 417
24. Sarang : an afterword 434
25. Glossary 439
26. Setect bibliography 445
Notes: LCCN: 2005030743
ISBN: 0826418155 (hardcover : alk. paper)
EAN: 9780826418159
Includes bibliographical references (p. [445]-446) and index
Contents: Bhairavi : the dawn of Indian music in the West -- Nada Brahma : the way of Raga -- West meets East : Yehudi Menuhin, Ravi Shankar, and Ali Akbar Khan -- Swara samrat : Ali Akbar Khan -- Tal mala : Mickey Hart -- Essence of rhythm : Alla Rakha and Zakir Hussain -- Music in motion : Philip Glass -- Mind gardens : David Crosby and Roger McGuinn -- The inner light : George Harrison -- With a little help from my friends : Jim Keltner -- Tal tantra : Tanmoy Bose -- Mumbai maestro : Zubin Mehta -- The philosopher's hand : Terry Riley -- Indo-blue impressions : John Coltrane and the birth of Indo-jazz -- Karuna supreme : the post-Coltrane Indo-jazz movement -- A goal beyond : John McLaughlin -- Sacred channel : Bill Laswell -- Divine pastime : Cheb i Sabbah -- Suns of sitar : Vilayat and Shujaat Khan -- Jewels of Maihar : the Ali Akbar College of Music -- Jugalbandi : Shubhendra Rao and Saskia Rao-de Haas -- Ancient love : Anoushka Shankar -- Full circle : Ravi Shankar -- Sarang : an afterword
OCLC Number: 62134753
ISBN/ISSN: 0826418155
9780826418159