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  1. a written representation, description, and interpretation of some aspect of music culture
    musical ethnography
  2. aspect of the musical culture being represented
    subject
  3. chanting religious text
    cantillation
  4. iron bell or gong
    gankogui
  5. a dried gourd the size of a cantaloupe covered with a net strung with seeds
    axatse
  6. high pitch and dry timbre of this slender drum cuts through the more mellow midrange sounds of other drums
    kaganu
  7. mibirra
    thumb piano
  8. traditions are dispersed beyond the boundaries of the region
    diaspora
  9. comprises 7 instrumentalists who play the most important instruments in Arab traditional music
    takht
  10. playing together on the same pitches
    unison
  11. fast strumming or picking up and down on a string
    tremolo
  12. repetitive pattern
    ostinato
  13. musical mode or scale in arab world
    maqam
  14. two small drums, one of metal and pot shaped. the other of wood and cylindrical
    tabla
  15. arabic guitar
    sitar
  16. devotional song. is sung primarily as an offering to god
    bhajan
  17. classical music of south india
    karnataka sangeeta
  18. the english word for karnataka sangeeta
    carnatic music
  19. the principal song form of south indian classical music
    kriti
  20. time cycle in indian music
    tala
  21. the drone
    sruti
  22. double headed barrel shaped drum from india
    mridangam
  23. beats are grouped into regularly recurring metric cycles
    talas
  24. a free flowing exposition and exploration of the raga and its facets and phrases
    alapana

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