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Author Rahaim, Matthew.

Title Musicking bodies [electronic resource] : gesture and voice in Hindustani music / Matthew Rahaim.

Imprint Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, ©2012.

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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 182 pages) : illustrations.
Series Music/culture
Music/culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. A History of Moving and Singing in India -- 2. Gesture and Melodic Motion -- 3. Ragas as Spaces for Melodic Motion -- 4. Melodic Motion in Time -- 5. The Musicking Body -- 6. The Paramparic Body.
Summary Investigates the life of the body in Indian vocal music.
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Subject Singing -- India.
Gesture in music.
Hindustani music -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
Raga.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Rahaim, Matthew. Musicking bodies. Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, ©2012 9780819573254 (DLC) 2012012531 (OCoLC)785870510
ISBN 9780819573278 (electronic bk.)
0819573272 (electronic bk.)
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