Monday, March 23, 2009
Music from India – new online resource at the British Library
"A new online resource has been added to the ever growing Archival Sound Recordings website at the British Library. The recordings featured in Music from India were all recorded by the recordist and ethnomusicologist, Rolf Killius, as part of a collaborative project between Rolf, The British Library and the Horniman Museum. The aim of the project - entitled Traditional Music in India and set up in 2000 - has been to record, document and research folk, devotional and ritual music of India, and to collect and document relevant musical instruments"