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Handbook of Bansuri (Flute): History, Anatomy, Learning, Maintenance
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Preface

The tradition of music in our country is as old as the civilization of this country itself. It is often said that the lord created the entire universe and kept it moving with the effect of Maya. When ever the lord played his flute the Maya got going.

The name of Bansuri is attached to the creator of this universe self. It is so old and so lucky that the lord found it worth keeping it over his lips.

Even if one does not agree with the divinity of the Bansuri one would hardly disagree about it’s soothing and satiating effect which takes the listeners on the sojourn of the unseen.

With this in mind we would like to introduce to the readers with one of the most important instruments of Indian Musical Tradition the Bansuri. This book gives a sound idea of the history development and basics of the instrument to begin with and facilitates the reader in motivating his interest to know more about this wonderful instrument for further learning.

This book takes care of the inquisitiveness of beginners and points out the salient probable problem areas of this field in a friendly manner.

Any suggestion for improvement of this book is welcome.

 

Contents

 

Preface v
Translator’s Note vi
Part 1: Theory of Music 9-40
The Indian Music System 11
Lay (Tempo or Speed0 21
Taal (The Rhythm) 24
Indian Music Notation System 30
Format of Music on Bansuri 32
Western Notation System 34
Points to Remember for Combined Notation System 39
Part 2: Bansuri- Then & Now 41-54
Bansuri 43
History & Development 44
Wind Instruments 46
Famous Bansuri Players 50
Part 3: Know the Bansuri 55-64
Various types of Bansuri 57
Parts of a Bansuri 60
Making of a Bansuri 63
Tips to Maintain a Bansuri 64
Part 4: Playing the Bansuri 65-72
Position for Playing 67
Blowing on Bansuri 69
Positions of Fingers on Bansuri 70
Tips while playing the Bansuri 71
Part 5: Notes on Bansuri 73-90
Playing Basic swaras on Bansuri 75
Notes Placement on Bansuri 80
Tips for buying a Bansuri 82
Playing Songs on Bansuri 84

 

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Handbook of Bansuri (Flute): History, Anatomy, Learning, Maintenance

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2008
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Preface

The tradition of music in our country is as old as the civilization of this country itself. It is often said that the lord created the entire universe and kept it moving with the effect of Maya. When ever the lord played his flute the Maya got going.

The name of Bansuri is attached to the creator of this universe self. It is so old and so lucky that the lord found it worth keeping it over his lips.

Even if one does not agree with the divinity of the Bansuri one would hardly disagree about it’s soothing and satiating effect which takes the listeners on the sojourn of the unseen.

With this in mind we would like to introduce to the readers with one of the most important instruments of Indian Musical Tradition the Bansuri. This book gives a sound idea of the history development and basics of the instrument to begin with and facilitates the reader in motivating his interest to know more about this wonderful instrument for further learning.

This book takes care of the inquisitiveness of beginners and points out the salient probable problem areas of this field in a friendly manner.

Any suggestion for improvement of this book is welcome.

 

Contents

 

Preface v
Translator’s Note vi
Part 1: Theory of Music 9-40
The Indian Music System 11
Lay (Tempo or Speed0 21
Taal (The Rhythm) 24
Indian Music Notation System 30
Format of Music on Bansuri 32
Western Notation System 34
Points to Remember for Combined Notation System 39
Part 2: Bansuri- Then & Now 41-54
Bansuri 43
History & Development 44
Wind Instruments 46
Famous Bansuri Players 50
Part 3: Know the Bansuri 55-64
Various types of Bansuri 57
Parts of a Bansuri 60
Making of a Bansuri 63
Tips to Maintain a Bansuri 64
Part 4: Playing the Bansuri 65-72
Position for Playing 67
Blowing on Bansuri 69
Positions of Fingers on Bansuri 70
Tips while playing the Bansuri 71
Part 5: Notes on Bansuri 73-90
Playing Basic swaras on Bansuri 75
Notes Placement on Bansuri 80
Tips for buying a Bansuri 82
Playing Songs on Bansuri 84

 

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