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Unformatted text preview: Ancient vs. Modern tuning systems Natyasastra – 22 microtones or sruti Melakarta Elements of Tala North Indian Vocal Music Qawwali, dhrupad, pakhavaj, khyal, thumri South Indian Vocal Music Kriti, pallavi, caranam, anupallavi, Bhajan, Tillana, Kirtana Folk Song in India Cinna melm, kharnak Instruments: Sitar, tambura (tanpura), Sarod, Bansurim (venu), Bin (vina), harmonium, tabla, mrdangam, sruti box People: Ravi Shankar, Tyagaraja China Terms: Yayue, Suyue, anhemitonic pentatonic scales (pentatonic scales w/o semitones), Diao, fan yin, dan Relevant Topics: Characteristics of Chinese Music Three historical religions of China Folk and Contemporary Music Luogu, guchui, wu, Sizhu Chinese Dramatic Music Guqu, Regional Opera, kunqu, Jingxi Instruments: Guqin, Zheng, Pipa, hu (huqin), erhu, jinghu, sanxian, xiao, suona, sheng, luo, dagu, xiaogu, bo...
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course MUSC 324 taught by Professor Vogel during the Spring '07 term at Texas A&M.
- Spring '07