In contrast to Hindustani Classical music, Carnatic Music
1. is relatively unaffected by Arabic and Iranian Influences
2. is more thoroughly oriented to the voice
3. widely differs on basic principles of raga and tala with Hindustani Music
Which among the above comparisons is / are correct?

Answer: [A] Only 1 & 2 are correct

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