Wikipedia:WikiProject Indian music

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The WikiProject Indian music is a working group that aims to better organize information in articles related to Indian music. This page and its subpages contain their suggestions; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians. If you would like to help, please inquire on the talk page or on those of the project subpages.

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Besides the usual policies and guidelines, please make sure you are aware of the specific guidelines related to music-related articles. Also ensure that you are familiar with the following topics:

  1. The five pillars of Wikipedia: a quick rundown of the 5 key rules you need to start editing.
  2. Simplified ruleset: 16 rules of thumb to help you avoid problems.
  3. List of policies: A comprehensive list of the 42 official policies with very quick summaries.


Anyone is allowed to join this workgroup, provided that the participant will work to improve Indian music related articles.

Please list your user name below:

  1. Aaditya Rangan R (talk · contribs · count) - Anything about Carnatic music (Ragas, Technicalities, Talams, Composers, Singers)
  2. Suyash.dwivedi (talk · contribs · count) - Photographs.
  3. Growtreesgrowtrees (talk · contribs · count) - Have worked on improving Indian film composers pages effectively.
  4. Ashwinkamath (talk · contribs · count)
  5. Bharathprime (talk · contribs · count)
  6. ElJay Arem (talk · contribs · count) - Indian Classical Music (mostly Hindustani, Carnatic), linked with aspects of media production (mainly radio, podcasting, (Web)TV)
  7. Ganeshk (talk · contribs · count)
  8. Midhun 2 (talk · contribs) - Indian classical and carnatic music
  9. Mspraveen (talk · contribs · count) - Will help in tagging articles to the workgroup
  10. Ncmvocalist (talk · contribs · count)
  11. Nizonstolz (talk · contribs · count) - north indian ragas
  12. RagaBhakta (talk · contribs · count) - Hindustani classical, including information about ragas, ornamentations and musicians
  13. Tinucherian (talk · contribs · count)
  14. Vanipriya (talk · contribs · count) - South Indian Music, Musicians, Ragas, Thalas, Krithis
  15. VasuVR (talk · contribs · count) - Improve or add Indian music info, Tag existing articles for improvement and correct categorisation
  16. Hekerui (talk · contribs · count)
  17. Fetchmaster (talk · contribs · count) Focus includes (but not limited to): Improving Raga name translations, Adding more Krithis for each Raga.
  18. Wikipedia crusader (talk · contribs · count) - Dhrupad, musical instruments, biography of musicians
  19. Stillwaterising (talk · contribs · count) - Indi-pop and Classical, references and citations, formatting, and policy.
  20. Prashanthns (talk · contribs · count) - Carnatic classical music
  21. MansuriUmar (talk · contribs · count) - Will help in copy-editing. Can assist in music from movies.
  22. Elliotb2 (talk · contribs · count) - sitar indian classical music
  23. Anik Ghosh (talk · contribs · count)
  24. Gopalkoduri (talk · contribs · count) - I'm working on improving the status of current Carnatic articles, and creating new when necessary. I will translate the good articles to Telugu.
  25. Arrwiki (talk · contribs · count) - Will help to keep Wiki updated with correct Indian film music details
  26. Animeshkulkarni (talk · contribs · count) - will help on Marathi songs & related articles.
  27. Pravoo1 (talk · contribs · count) -Bollywood and Indian Classical music.
  28. Anubhab91 (talk) 18:48, 5 December 2011 (UTC)
  29. Sohanmaheshwar (talk · contribs · count) - Indian indie and rock music. Have also added images of musicians to Commons.
  30. Karthikndr (talk · contribs · count)
  31. Somnathwiki139 (talk · contribs · count) Bollywood and Punjabi music industry
  32. Shawarma98 (talk · contribs · count) Reality Isn't Real!
  33. Pearz25 (talk · contribs · count)
  34. Gsalvadi (talk · contribs · count) - Musician
  35. ANKMALI (talk · contribs · count) - Will help in improving articles related to Indian music especially Indian film music
  36. Torreslfchero (talk · contribs · count) - Indian music (Bollywood), singers, music directors and other music related.
  37. elliotb2 (talk · contribs · count) - Hindustani music, especially as related to Sitar.
  38. Ekabhishek (talk · contribs · count)
  39. Harivishnu (talk · contribs · count) - currently looking at Indian bands, and Carnatic music
  40. Abhilash Mhaisne (talk · contribs · count) - Will help in articles about Indian Classical Musicians
  41. prersi (talk · contribs · count) - Will help updating wiki with recent Music details
  42. Shobhit102 (talk · contribs · count) - Hindustani classical music
  43. TrendSPLEND (talk · contribs · count) - Enthusiast editor working for improvement of articles related to singers, record labels, soundtrack albums etc.
  44. CptViraj (talk · contribs · count) - Mostly working on articles related to singers, record labels, soundtracks, albums etc.
  45. Rasdhar (talk · contribs · count)
  46. ShubhanTelang (talk) 06:22, 4 June 2020 (UTC) - Allready working on articles related to Hindustani classical music. May this project be prosperous.
  47. ramv (talk · contribs · count) - Carnatic music
  48. Drupler (talk · contribs · count) - Indian Classical Music, Dance & Arts related pages.
  49. Crohmflute (talk · contribs · count) - Female instrumentalists, dhrupad, gender & music, ethnomusicology
  50. Thirukannan (talk · contribs · count) - Mostly working on articles related to south Indian singers, music composers & soundtracks.
  51. Suryabeej (talk · contribs · count) - Music and Entertainment Related Projects
  52. Clyde293 (talk · contribs · count) - Carnatic music theory and instrumentation.
  53. Njsch (talk · contribs · count) – Will help with music articles (interested in Tabla and its Repertoire as I play).

Related pagesEdit

  • New Articles - For patrolling new articles for improvement as well as vandalism.
  • Popular pages - For checking what pages of the project are often viewed.

To-do listEdit


WikiProject Indian music noticeEdit

Place this WikiProject notice {{WikiProject India|music=yes}}, at the top of an article's Talk page to direct editors to the Wikiproject Indian music for guidelines. It will also help the assessment department of India wikiproject.

It will produce something like this:

WikiProject India / Music (Rated Project-class)
 This page is within the scope of WikiProject India, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of India-related topics. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page.
Project This article has been rated as Project-Class on the project's quality scale.
This article is supported by the Indian music workgroup.

Indian music stubsEdit

For stub-class articles relating to Indian music etc., use {{India-music-stub}} instead. It will produce something like:

There is a stub for stub-class articles relating to Indian musicians. Use {{India-musician-stub}} instead. It will produce something like:

There is also a stub for stub-class articles relating to Carnatic music. Use {{Carnatic-music-stub}} instead. It will produce something like:


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