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Now Deben Bhattacharya brings the mysterious beauty and passion of the Bauls to Western readers with his translation of 204 ancient songs. He also includes an extensive introduction to the history and faith of the Bauls and the composition of their music, complete with a CD of authentic Baul artists, with some recordings dating as far back as forty years. A rare and exquisite example of this rarely documented artform, The Mirror of the Sky is a must for lovers of music, poetry, and passion.

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ISBN:
9780934252898
Translator:
Bhattacharya, Deben
Publisher:
Hohm Press
Translator:
Bhattacharya, Deben
Author:
Bhattacharya, Deben
Location:
Prescott, Ariz. :
Subject:
Folk & Traditional
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Translations into english
Subject:
Bengali poetry
Subject:
Bauls.
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Folk & Traditional
Subject:
Bengali poetry -- Translations into English.
Subject:
Bauls - India - West Bengal - Poetry
Subject:
Music-Folk and Ethnic
Edition Number:
Rev. expanded ed.
Edition Description:
Expanded
Series:
UNESCO Collection of Representative Works: European
Series Volume:
v. 4
Publication Date:
19990531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
270
Dimensions:
22 cm. +

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"Synopsis" by , Now Deben Bhattacharya brings the mysterious beauty and passion of the Bauls to Western readers with his translation of 204 ancient songs. He also includes an extensive introduction to the history and faith of the Bauls and the composition of their music, complete with a CD of authentic Baul artists, with some recordings dating as far back as forty years. A rare and exquisite example of this rarely documented artform, The Mirror of the Sky is a must for lovers of music, poetry, and passion.
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