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Tellings and Texts

Music, Literature and Performance in North India

Examining materials from early modern and contemporary North India and Pakistan, Tellings and Texts brings together seventeen first-rate papers on the relations between written and oral texts, their performance, and the musical traditions these performances have entailed. The contributions from some of the best scholars in the field cover a wide range of literary genres and social and cultural contexts across the region.

By doing so this book sheds light into theoretical issues of mor...

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  • Publisher : Open Book Publishers
  • Serie : OBP collection
  • Place of publication : Cambridge
  • Year of publication : 2015
  • Published on OpenEdition Books : 29 November 2016
  • ISBN (Print version) : 9781783741021
  • Electronic ISBN : 9782821876163
  • Number of pages : 566 p.
Francesca Orsini and Katherine Butler Schofield


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