Lessons from Gulam

© Baily
52 minutes / Colour / 1986
Directed by
John Baily

Country of production United Kingdom

A detailed study of musical enculturation within the Asian community of Bradford in northern England. Gulam Musa is the principal character and he is shown as a teacher and as a musician. The film gives a detailed account of this particular Indian music and music education, both in homes and at school. The filmmaker is an ethnomusicologist.

Language and subtitles English (no subtitles)

Region British-Irish Isles

Country United Kingdom

Keywords Music / Ethnomusicology Education / Knowledge Transmission