Pakhawaj and Tabla: History, Schools, and Traditions. $49.85 + shipping & handling.  7 1/2" x 10", 376 pages, hardcover, in a library shelf box.

 

Pakhawaj and Tabla: History, Schools, and Traditions. $49.85 + shipping & handling.  7 1/2" x 10", 376 pages, hardcover, in a library shelf box.

Pakhawaj and Tabla: History, Schools, and Traditions is the definitive text on the subject, written by Aban Mistry, the Indian scholar and tabla player. Read the stories of the founders and followers of all the styles of tabla, with the teacher/student progressions on fold-out pages. Here are the predecessors of most of today's best known tabla players, with sample compositions from each style.

 

 

Table of Contents

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Sample genealogy

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Authentic, systematic and comprehensive... a mini-encyclopedia.
— TIMES OF INDIA, AHMEDABAD