- Which instrument do you play ?
- Know about the instruments and their basics and some of their famous players.
- Have understanding about music and its forms.
- What are the essential elements of Indian musical instruments and how is it different from western instruments.
- What is Guru- Shishya Parampara in learning musical instruments?
- Know about electronic/synthesized music. Will electronic music overshadow traditional instruments?
- Traditional instruments like Iktara, Saranagi are losing patronage. Is it true ? If so, what can be done ?
Recommended Reading – Sh. Madhukar Kumar Bhagat, IRS , recommends the following
– Musical Instruments by B.C Deva ( NBT Publications )
– Musical Instruments by Avinash Pasricha ( Rupa and Co. )