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Title: Sitar Book, The (A Practical Guide to Playing Sitar)
Author: Alford, Clem
Item Code: ISBN9781871625004
Publisher: Asian Educational Svcs, Delhi
Edition: 1st ed., Date: 1989, 62 pp., HB
Description: This publication aims to assist those interested in learning one of India’s most popular stringed instruments, the sitar. It’s meant to act as a guide to the beauty of this instrument and its music. The Sitar Book offers a welcome solution to some of the difficulties of learning to play the Sitar in the West. In this book, the learner is not presumed to have a foreknowledge of Indian tradition. The author, born and raised in the West, has tried to communicate the subtleties of Sitar playin, in a language and an idiom that a Western learner can understand and enjoy following.