Consider the following statements about Brihaddeshi:
- It is a classical text on Indian classical music, attributed to Matanga Muni
- It is the first text that speaks directly of the raga and distinguishes the classical and the folk music
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
Both are correct statements
Brihaddeshi is a classical text that speaks on Indian classical music. Matanga attempted to codify and elaborate music into folk and raga based classical tradition.
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