Musicophilia in Mumbai & Four-Hand Piano Transcriptions and the Geographies of Musical Experience

Musicophilia in Mumbai & Four-Hand Piano Transcriptions and the Geographies of Musical Experience

At the UChicago Center in Delhi, Thomas Christensen explored and illustrated the cultural phenomenon of four-hand piano transcriptions in 19th century Europe.

Summary

At the UChicago Center in Delhi, Thomas Christensen explored and illustrated the cultural phenomenon of four-hand piano transcriptions in 19th century Europe. Tejaswini Niranjana drew on a variety of sources to trace musicophilia in 20th century Mumbai. The event also featured a film screening by award winning filmmaker Surabhi Sharma.

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Duration:
1 hour, 40 minutes, 40 seconds
Recorded:
February 26, 2015
Published: May 26, 2016
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