Indurama Srivastava

1942 –
Indian music

Curriculum vitae

1942born in Lakhimpur, Uttar Pradesh, India on June 21
1958-1963studied philosophy, music and Sanskrit at Allahabad University
1965-1967studied Indian classical vocal music at Allahabad and Benares University
1975lecturer Indian classical vocal music Women’s College of Benares Hindu University, Benares
1977PhD under the supervision of J. Gonda, Utrecht University
1979-1983lecturer Indian languages (Hindi), University of Amsterdam
1983-2002lecturer RIPA school of Indian arts
2003-2007lecturer Hindi, Leiden University
2007-presentindependent writing and editing professional


1977 Dhrupada: a study of its origin, historical development, structure and present state, [s.l.: s.n.]. PhD thesis Utrecht University.
1991 “Woman as portrayed in women’s folk songs of North India.” Asian Folklore Studies 50,2: 269-310.
2008 Practical guide to North Indian classical vocal Music: the ten basic rā.gs with composition and improvisations, New Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal, 230 p.