Tansen, Master of Melody



A beautifully written and superbly illustrated biography of Tansen, India’s legendary musician. Young readers are drawn into the life of this historical figure through chapters brimming with adventure and exploits, coup d’états and supernatural feats.

Author Sharad Kohli draws on traditional narratives and historical research, both on Tansen and Hindustani classical music. The luminous illustrations by Urmimala Nag have been inspired by Rajput miniature paintings. IMPORT (Good Earth Pub/Penguin India), Feb 2018, Flexi-bound, 60 pp with over 20 full-page and over 20 smaller illustrations.)

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