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Musicking Bodies
Gesture and Voice in Hindustani Music
Matthew Rahaim

Wesleyan University Press


• List of Illustrations
• Acknowledgments
• A Note on Transcription
• A Note on Languages and Terminology
• Introduction
• A History of Moving and Singing in India
• Gesture and Melodic Motion
• Ragas as Spaces for Melodic Motion
• Melodic Motion in Time
• The Musicking Body
• The Paramparic Body
• Appendix A: Planes of the Body
• Appendix B: Teaching Lineages of Jitendra Abhisheki and Gajanan Rao Joshi
• Appendix C: A Note on Methods
• Notes
• Guide to Transliteration, Glossary of Terms, and List of Names
• Bibliography
• Index

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