15 terms

World Music: India/ South Asia

STUDY
PLAY
Poet
Tagore
Rhythm Pattern
Tala (Tabla)
North Indian pair of drums
Tabla (tala)
Spoken drumming syllables
Bols
Moslem region
Hindustani
Heredity social system
Caste
Free rhythmic section
Alap
Hindu region
Karnatic
Hindu devotional song
Bhajan
melody
Raga (Sarod)
Plays the drone
Tambura (drone)
Flavor
Rasa
Sitar player
Shankar
Means teacher
Guru
Official language of India
English

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