Carnatic API

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.download_concert(concert_id, location)[source]

Download the mp3s of all recordings in a concert and save them to the specificed directory.

Parameters:
  • concert – The MBID of the concert
  • location – Where to save the mp3s to
compmusic.dunya.carnatic.download_mp3(recordingid, location)[source]

Download the mp3 of a document and save it to the specificed directory.

Parameters:
  • recordingid – The MBID of the recording
  • location – Where to save the mp3 to
compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_artist(ambid)[source]

Get specific information about an artist.

Parameters:ambid – An artist MBID
Returns:mbid, name, concerts, instruments, recordings.

concerts, instruments and recordings include information from recording- and release-level relationships, as well as release artists

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_artists()[source]

Get a list of Carnatic artists in the database. This function will automatically page through API results.

Returns:A list of dictionaries containing artist information:
{"mbid": MusicBrainz artist id, "name": Name of the artist}

For additional information about each artist use get_artist()

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_concert(cmbid)[source]

Get specific information about a concert.

Parameters:cmbid – A concert mbid
Returns:mbid, title, artists, tracks.

artists includes performance relationships attached to the recordings, the release, and the release artists.

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_concerts()[source]

Get a list of Carnatic concerts in the database. This function will automatically page through API results.

Returns:A list of dictionaries containing concert information:
{"mbid": MusicBrainz Release ID, "title": title of the concert}

For additional information about each concert use get_concert()

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_instrument(iid)[source]

Get specific information about an instrument.

Parameters:iid – An instrument id
Returns:id, name, artists.

artists includes artists with recording- and release- level performance relationships of this instrument.

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_instruments()[source]

Get a list of Carnatic instruments in the database. This function will automatically page through API results.

Returns:A list of dictionaries containing instrument information:
{"id": instrument id, "name": Name of the instrument}

For additional information about each instrument use get_instrument()

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_raaga(rid)[source]

Get specific information about a raaga.

Parameters:rid – A raaga id or uuid
Returns:uuid, name, artists, works, composers.

artists includes artists with recording- and release- level relationships to a recording with this raaga

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_raagas()[source]

Get a list of Carnatic raagas in the database. This function will automatically page through API results.

Returns:A list of dictionaries containing raaga information:
{"uuid": raaga UUID, "name": name of the raaga}

For additional information about each raaga use get_raaga()

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_recording(rmbid)[source]

Get specific information about a recording.

Parameters:rmbid – A recording MBID
Returns:mbid, title, artists, raaga, taala, work.

artists includes performance relationships attached to the recording, the release, and the release artists.

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_recordings(recording_detail=False)[source]

Get a list of carnatic recordings in the database. This function will automatically page through API results.

Parameters:recording_detail – if True, return full details for each recording like get_recording()
Returns:A list of dictionaries containing recording information:
{"mbid": MusicBrainz recording ID, "title": Title of the recording}

For additional information about each recording use get_recording().

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_taala(tid)[source]

Get specific information about a taala.

Parameters:tid – A taala id or uuid
Returns:uuid, name, artists, works, composers.

artists includes artists with recording- and release- level relationships to a recording with this raaga

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_taalas()[source]

Get a list of Carnatic taalas in the database. This function will automatically page through API results.

Returns:A list of dictionaries containing taala information:
{"uuid": taala UUID, "name": name of the taala}

For additional information about each taala use get_taala().

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_work(wmbid)[source]

Get specific information about a work.

Parameters:wmbid – A work mbid
Returns:mbid, title, composers, raagas, taalas, recordings
compmusic.dunya.carnatic.get_works()[source]

Get a list of Carnatic works in the database. This function will automatically page through API results.

Returns:A list of dictionaries containing work information:
{"mbid": MusicBrainz work ID, "name": work name}

For additional information about each work use get_work().

compmusic.dunya.carnatic.set_collections(collections)[source]

Set a list of collections mbid to restrict the queries. You must call this before you can make any other calls, otherwise they won’t be restricted.

Parameters:collections – list of collections mbids