In 7th century AD, Indian music was used to popularize the Hindu philosophy and religious ideas.
Many scholarly books on music were written; mention should be made of Jaidev’s ““.
She is an artiste of All India Radio and Doordarshan, with cassette and CD releases to her credit.
Presently she heads the Indian Music Section of Calcutta School of Music and is an empanelled teacher on Gyan Vani FM (under IGNOU).
Between the 9th and 12th centuries, Indian classical music saw marked qualitative improvement.
About the Author: was initially trained in Hindustani classical music by Pandit A. She was one of the first scholars of ITC Sangeet Research Academy(SRA), joining in 1978.This trend continued till the middle of the 19th century.During this period, the most notable music lover amongst the weakened Muslim stat rulers was Wajid Ali Shah, Nawab of Ayodhya.In fact, Kheyal and also Toppa originated during their regime.Modern period started from the end of the eighteenth century.