Publications

Francesca Cassio’s articles on ACADEMIA.EDU

Books:

Percorsi della voce book

CASSIO FRANCESCA, Percorsi della voce. Storia e tecniche esecutive del canto dhrupad nella musica classica dell’India del nord, Bologna, Ut Orpheus edizioni, 2000.

  • CASSIO FRANCESCA, Percorsi della voce. Storia e tecniche esecutive del canto dhrupad nella musica classica dell’India del nord, Bologna, Ut Orpheus edizioni, 2000.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA, Female Singers in Hindustani Music. (Work in progress)

Book chapters:

  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2011. Il nada yoga: la scienza del suono nella tradizione musicale indiana, in Conscientia musica: Contrappunti per Rossana Dalmonte e Mario Baroni, edited by Annarita Addessi, Ignazio Macchiarella, Massimo Privitera and Marco Russo, 265–78. Lucca: LIM
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2002. La musica classica indostana come esempio di integrazione tra la cultura hindu e quella musulmana, in “Fedi e Culture oltre il Dio di Abramo”, edited by Giovanni D’Erme, 45-61. Matera: Fondazione Carlo Levi.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2002. La musica classica indiana: mutamenti nella produzione e nella fruizione dopo il 1947, in “Il Subcontinente Indiano verso il Terzo Millennio”, edited by E. Basile, M. Torri, 534-539. Milano: Franco Angeli.

 

Articles (refereed):

  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2014. Female voices in Gurbānī Sangīt and the Role of the Media in Promoting Female Kīrtaniyas. Sikh Formations. Ed. Balbinder Bhogal. London: Routledge.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2011. The Music of the Sikh Gurūs’ Tradition in a Western Context. Cross-Cultural Pedagogy and Research, Sikh Formations, Ed. Balbinder Bhogal. Vol. 7, No. 3: 313–337. Routledge: London
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2014. Tradition des courtisanes de l’Inde du Nord: passé et présent. Les Colloques d’Ambronay. Ed. Aline Tauzin. Lyon: Ambronay Press.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2005. La tradition vocale fèminine en Inde du Nord. Cahier de Musiques Traditionelles 18. Ed. Laurent Aubert. Geneve: Atelier d’Ethnomusicologie.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2005. In memoria di Alain Danielou.  India, Journal of the Indian Embassy in Italy, vol. 1. Ed. Giulia Gatti. Rome: Indian Embassy.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 1999. Nuova Delhi: la musica classica indiana fra tradizione e innovazione. India. Journal of the Indian Embassy in Italy, vol.1. Ed. Giulia Gatti. Rome: Indian Embassy.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 1998. Le incantevoli melodie del sitar di Ravi Shankar. India, Journal of the Indian Embassy in Italy, vol. 2. Ed. Giulia Gatti. Rome: Indian Embassy.

 

Book chapters and articles under contract, work in progress:

  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2014. Gurbānī Sangīt : Authenticity and Influences. A study of the Sikh Gurūs’ tradition in relation to other genres of Indian music. Ed. Pashaura Singh. London: Oxford University Press.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2014. The influence of Gurbānī sangīt in Rabindranath Tagore’s music and poetry. Ed. Bhai Baldeep Singh, Balwant Singh Dhillon. Amritsar: Gurū Nanak Dev University.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2014. Singing poems. Rabindranath Tagore: Poemes Chantes. Edited by U. Bonessi, M. Prayer. Lausanne: F.I.N.D.

 

Articles (unrefereed):

  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2012. Life at the pace of dhrupad. http://anadfoundation.org/2012/09/03/life-at-the-pace-of-dhrupad/
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2011. His Life a Hymn. A Tribute to Ustad R. Fahimuddin Dagar. The Tribune of Chandigarh, August 5th. Chandigarh: The Tribune
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2002. An Italian Raga. I for Italy, Italian Embassy Journal, Year VIII, n.1. New Delhi: Italian Embassy.

CD booklets:

  • CASSIO FRANCESCA.2009. Tagore’s Songs of Love and Destiny. The Danielou Collection, Vol. I and II. Kolkata: Viswa Bharati University/Questz World
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2009. Songs from the Benares Tradition. 2009. Kolkata: Questz World
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2008. Oceans of Colours. London: Navras Records
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2004. Tagore: Selected Songs. 2004. Rome: III Millennio
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2003. The Dhrupad of the Dagarbani. Rome: III Millennio

Encyclopedia Entries:

CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2004. Musica Indiana, (Le Muse: grande dizionario critico di arti visive, letteratura, musica e teatro – Dictionary of Music). Novara: De Agostini.

Discography:

  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2010. Tagore’s Songs of Love and Destiny. The Anthology Collection. Kolkata: Questz World.
  • CASSIO FRANCESCA. 2009. Tagore’s Songs of Love and Destiny, The Danielou Collection, Vol. I and II, 2009. Kolkata: Viswa Bharati University/Questz World.
  • LUIS BACALOV. 2007. The Calcutta Mass. (For voice and orchestra). Rome: Mondo Tv
  • TAFFETAS. 2004. Taffetas. London: Most Records
  • PAOLO VIVALDI. 2002. I Canti dell’Orlando Furioso. (With chamber orchestra). Rome: Terzo Millennio
  • PAOLO VIVALDI. 2000. Sacred Moments. Rome: Primrose Music.