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Prof. Alka Nagpal
Professor
Faculty of Music & Fine Arts
University of Delhi, Delhi
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EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
       
Ph.D Delhi University 1995 Thesis topic: Senia Gharaney key Ustad Mushtaq Ali Khan ka Sangeet ko yogdan-ek adhyayan
M.Phil.(Music) Delhi University 1987 Subjects: Hindustani Instrumental Music
M.A. (Music) Kurukshetra University 1985 Subjects: Sitar & Theory
B.A.(P) -do- 1983 Subjects: Music, History, English, Hindi
       
CAREER PROFILE
       
Banasthali Vidyapeeth Lecturer   To teach graduate and post graduate students and to supervision of M.Phil & Ph.D. students
Music Department, Delhi University Lecturer (Adhoc)    
Music Department, Delhi University Lecturer(Permanent)    
Music Department, Delhi University Reader    
       
AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION / INTEREST
       
Hindustani Instrumental Music
       
SUBJECTS TAUGHT
       
24 years.Hindustani Music,  1) Practical – B.A.(H) to M.A. (B.A. Course II, IV, IX, X) Sangeet Shiromani, Ist & IInd year M.A. Course I, V, M.Phil  2)  Theory – B.A.I,  II and III, M.Phil, Sangeet Shiromani IInd 
       
CONFERENCE PARTICIPATION/PRESENTATIONS
       
Paper Presented in the National Seminar “Indian Classical Music: Tradition and Experimentation” in the year 2005.
Workshop attended in the year 2006 at Rohtak University, Rohtak
       
PUBLICATIONS PROFILE
       
BOOKS/MONOGRAPHS (AUTHORED/EDITED)
Nagpal, Alka. 2006. Compositions in Ragas of similar notes in Hindustani Music. New Delhi : Sanjay Prakashan.
Nagpal, Alka. 2005. Ustad Mushtqq Ali Khan – Vyaktitva evam Krititva. New Delhi : Sanjay Prakashan .
Aggarwal, V K. 2004. Sitar and its compositions (Series-I). New Delhi: Sanjay Prakashan.
Aggarwal, V K. 2004. Sitar and its compositions (Series-2) . New Delhi: Sanjay Prakashan.
Aggarwal, V K. 1997. Indian Music Trends and Traditions. New Delhi: Indian Bibliographics Bureau.
Nagpal, Alka. 1996. Bhartiya Sangeet mein Shodh Prabandh . New Delhi: Radha Publications.
       
ASSOCIATION WITH PROFESSIONAL BODIES
       
Swar
Sankalp
Rag Rangini
Geetika Musical
       
OTHER ACTIVITIES
       
Approved ‘A: grade Artiste: A.I.R. & D.D., Govt of India
The only sisters duet performer on sitar and sarod in the country
Top Grade Artist of A.I.R. in Light MusicUma has performed extensively all over the country and abroad, under the aegis of numerous musical organizations  and educational departments. 
Public Service/University Service/Consulting Activity
Convenor, Refresher Course in Music, Delhi University, Delhi in the year Dec-2006 to Jan-2007