Category Archives: Classical Music

Looking for a hindustani music teacher in Pleasanton

Hi, I am looking for a teacher who can teach hindustani classical to title kids. I am based in Pleasanton. Thank you, SU

Music Workshop – Indian Vocal

Institute of Indian Music Bay Area in affiliation with Sarbabharatiya Sangeet-O-Sankskriti Parishad (SSSP) is organizing a workshop of Indian Vocal music. It will be conducted by eminent singer, performer and trainer from Kolkata – Sri Alak Roy Choudhury.
For more info on Sri Alak Roy Choudhury
http://alokeroychoudhury.com/adver/104911.html
https://www.facebook.com/alak.roychoudhury
Date: Fri, 06-Oct-2017
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. PST
Venue: Dublin, CA, 94568
Workshop will include:
1. Voice training tips
2. Breathing techniques to enhance vocal range and effortless singing
3. Songs (Bhajan, Some popular old Bollywood Hindi songs for kids, Hindi translated Rabindrasangeet) < Lyrics of the songs will be provided to the participants as printouts to facilitate easy learning
4. General guidance and Q&A on Indian vocal music and training
Fees: $50 per attendee. For kids 1 parent may accompany and attend the workshop as audience
Contact for Registration:
Subhasree Ghosh, subhasree.ghos…@g…com, Mobile/Whatsapp: 623 692 8183

Visiting Mridangam Artist Offers Classes in Pleasanton

An acclaimed Mridangam Teacher, Vidwan H.S. Sudhindra is visiting and staying in Pleasanton from August 12-Sept 10.  He will teach beginning and advanced students privately or group.  Workshops are beginning August 12.
Classes are intense and rewarding.  For this month are $45/hour for private regular classes  and $35/group and can be offered 3x/week for maximum intensity.  Price for classes from India will continue a $25/class/hour.
Ages 7- Adult
Space is limited
For vocalists he offers layam classes and “understanding Thani” workshops

  • Enhancing Kriti Rendition: Sing Kriti’s with awareness of mridangam
  • Layam Enhancment: Improving Layam by Learning Interactive layam exercises Adi and MisraChaapu Talams
  • Music Appreciation: Appreciating the Structure of Thani: “How to identify Nadais and Korvais”

Please contact Mohan at bambooflut…@z…com
Phone: 650-288-7491
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._S._Sudhindra

Rabindrasangeet Hindustani Classical Vocal Lessons Dublin

Offering Vocal Training Classes (Rabindrasangeet, Nazrulgeeti, Hindustani Classical Vocal) for All Ages
Both Casual Non-Curriculum Based Lessons or Curriculum Based Lessons can be offered based on your need.
Lessons will include:
– Classical Vocal Exercises
– Building repertoire of Rabindrasangeet, Najrulgeeti, Hindustani Classical Raga based songs
*Repertoire progress will depend on individual student pace and capability
Weekdays (Mon to Fri):
– 30 min Slots for Individual Lessons
– Slots start at 3:30 p.m., last slot starts 7:30 p.m.
Weekend (Saturday only):
– 60 min slots for Batch Lessons (Max 4 per batch)
– Slots start at 10:30 a.m., last slot start at 12:00 noon
Those who are interested in formal yearly certifications, we are affiliated to Sarbabharatiya Sangeet O Sanskriti Parishad, and we can arrange for the certification exams. Our lesson material covers over and above the certification mandated basic requirements
Teacher Credentials:
– Gold Medallist from Gitabitan Shikshayatan Kolkata
– Regular performing vocal artist at live programs and television at Kolkata
https://www.facebook.com/sangeet.subhashree/
Visit: www.subhasreeghosh.com
Call: 623-692-8183

Bhajan Music Workshop in Pleasanton – June 18

Bhajan Workshop

Hi all, I am conducting  a Hindustani classical bhajan music workshop in Pleasanton on June 18th. I am a disciple of Pt. Dr. Nagaraj Rao Havaldar of the Kirana Gharana, belonging to the lineage of Bharat Ratna Pt. Bhimsen Joshi. This introductory workshop is free and participants will get an opportunity to learn bhajans in Hindi, Marathi and Kannada. Morning session is for kids and afternoon is for adults.

One-On-One Private Music Lessons

Welcome to Music N Beyond, where kid’s grow up making music!
Music & Beyond is the East Bay’s premier music school serving Dublin, Pleasanton, San Ramon, Livermore and beyond!
Our experience is that music has a transformative power, and can enrich your life immensely. Studies have shown that musical prowess can increase aptitude for math and other subjects. The ability to play an instrument builds confidence and provides an opportunity to shine in social situations for a lifetime to come! And, above all else, learning to play an instrument is FUN!
At Music & Beyond we strive to provide a friendly learning environment where children and adults alike can develop their musical talent and gain a life-lasting appreciation for the wide musical world. Catering to any style, our teachers are competent in instructing everything from classical to contemporary music.
Music & Beyond offers private lessons and group instruction in a variety of instruments, such as piano, guitar, drums, voice, violin, trumpet, voice, ukulele and many more! Also, we prepared kids for certificate of Merit certification.
Check us out at musicnbeyond.com.

Rabindrasangeet, Nazrulgeeti, Hindustani Classical Vocal Classes in Dublin

Offering Vocal Training Classes (Rabindrasangeet, Nazrulgeeti, Hindustani Classical Vocal) for All Ages
Both Casual Non-Curriculum Based Lessons or Curriculum Based Lessons can be offered based on your need.
Lessons will include:
– Classical Vocal Exercises
– Building repertoire of Rabindrasangeet, Najrulgeeti, Hindustani Classical Raga based songs
*Repertoire progress will depend on individual student pace and capability
Weekdays (Mon to Fri):
– 30 min Slots for Individual Lessons
– Slots start at 4:00 p.m., last slot starts 7:30 p.m.
Weekend (Saturday only):
– 60 min slots for Batch Lessons (Max 4 per batch)
– Slots start at 10:30 a.m., last slot start at 12:00 noon
Those who are interested in formal yearly certifications, we are affiliated to Sarbabharatiya Sangeet O Sanskriti Parishad, and we can arrange for the certification exams. Our lesson material covers over and above the certification mandated basic requirements
Teacher Credentials:
– Gold Medallist from Gitabitan Shikshayatan Kolkata
– Regular performing vocal artist at live programs and television at Kolkata
Visit: www.subhasreeghosh.com Call: 623-692-8183

Interested in learning Light/Non-Classical Indian Music?

I am a trained artist in Hindustani Classical music and am offering music lessons for kids 5yrs and above at my residence in East Dublin. Music is not only a great stress-buster, but helps kids build self-esteem and improve speech and presentation skills. Classes will focus on light classical and non-classical (Bollywood, bhajans, bhavgeet etc.) form of music and teach kids Shruti (scale) and Taal (rhythm). Please call 408-306-2310 to sign up for classes.
Thanks,
Lavanya Bharadwaj

Indian Caranatic Classical Music Classes

Indian Classical Carnatic Music Classes – Sarangi School of Music, run by eminent musicologist Rakhi R Nath, is starting Carnatic Music classes in Dublin for all levels from beginners to advanced in the trivalley area.
Classes will be held during weekends and evenings on weekdays.
Those who wish to join the classes, please visit www.sarangischoolofmusic.com for details or e-mail [email protected]

www.rakhirnath.blogspot.com – Rakhi a disciple of Chandramana Narayanan Nambootiri has been pursuing music for the last 16 years and has conducted a good many Classical concerts within Kerala and outside. She has also rendered her sound to a few film songs in Malayalam. She is well versed in Carnatic Vocal Music and also has an expansive knowledge in all other genres of singing.