Rhythms to Nirvana
Introduction to IndiClassical MusicStreaming Video - 2005
Since India's ancient times, music has been considered a potent vehicle for attaining nirvana, spiritual salvation. This intriguing program provides an overview of the history of Indian classical music, from its divine origins to the present day, showcasing popular stringed, wind, and percussion instruments such as the sitar, sarangi, veena, tambora, and sarod; the flute, shehnai, and harmonium; and the mridang, tabla, and bayan. The Indian approach to teaching music is also discussed.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, 
Copyright Date: ©1998
Branch Call Number: EVIDEO ACCESSVID
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (30 min.) : sound, color, digital file
Alternative Title: Introduction to IndiClassical music