21M.355 | Spring 2013 | Undergraduate

Musical Improvisation

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Guest Artist Workshop 2.1. Indian Classical Music

Description: A workshop on fundamentals of Indian classical music (both Hindustani (northern India) and Carnatic (southern India) traditions) as frameworks for improvising. Topics: range, density, pulse (tala), pitch series (raga), and characteristic phrases (chalan).

Instructors: Phil Scarff, Chitravina Ravikiran

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