Learn Ghazals of Your Choice | For Professional Singers

First Name
Sonal
Last Name
Shah
4

Rating out of 5

5

Average of 4

4
0
0
0
0
Course Summary

This 15-week course delving into the rich and advanced practice of Ghazal music will be attended once per week. This is an advance level of ghazal singing where students will get a choice to learn ghazal of their choice. Emphasize will be given on every detailed swar patterns of that particular ghazal. With the guidance of an accomplished artist, those in attendance will learn to renders the Ghazals perfectly.

Lives In

Vadodara
Gujarat
India

Course Duration
15 Weeks
Number of Students per section
2
Course Level
Professional
Instruction Language
English
Taught On
Skype
Individuals
US$30.00

per week per student

1 week =
1
class
1 class =
60
minutes

Educator Profile

Educator Profile

Profile Picture
Instructor
First Name
Sonal
Last Name
Shah
Number of years of relevant experience
30 Years Experience
From: India
Teacher Skill Keywords
Professional Music
proffesional singer
Ghazals
sufi singer
Professional teacher
Study Details
M.A.(MUsic)
S.N.D.T. Woman's University- Mumbai
B.P.A. (VOCAL)
M.S.UNIVERSITY
Sangeet Visharad
Bhruhad Gujarat Sangeet Samiti- Ahmedabad
Work Details
Organization / Institute Name
M.S. University- Vadodara

Course Details

This is a specialized and more customized Ghazal course for professional Ghazal singers who wish to learn how to sign Ghazals of Ghulam Ali or Mehdi Hassan, Chitra Singh, Lata Mangeshkar, Farida Khanam, Nayyara Noor, Peenaz Masani, Talat Aziz, Bhupinder Singh, Pankaj Udhas, Munni Begum. Special attention will be given on every minute detailing of swars and the pattern involved in that particular ghazal. The student will also be provided with the notation of particular pieces during the class if he/ she wishes. Upon the successful completion of this course, aspiring musicians will be prepared to perform advanced musical pieces.

About Sonal Shah: Sonal Shah is a well-known Sufi Singer. She is classically trained, with a postgraduate degree in Music from Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University (SNDT). Shah is a National Award title holder “Sur-Mani” for Indian Classical Music and has been performing as an artist in All India Radio since the last 30 years. Previously, Sonal Shah was invited to an exclusive interview by Pakistani radio channel Dhamaal for her service as a Sufi and Ghazal singer. In addition to her musical studies, Shah has also become fluent in the Urdu language to ensure a complete and deep understanding of Urdu poetry as it contributes to Ghazal music.

The ipassio Edge

Students enrolling for this course on ipassio can be sure that they receive individual attention from the teacher, as the class strength is limited to 1 or 2 students. It also gives teachers the opportunity, to gauge their students progress in depth and make changes whenever and wherever required, to ensure the student gets the maximum out of this course. Since this course is detailed, students get the advantage of learning intricate details about this art form. The limited strength of the class also ensures that there is a strong bond between the students and their teacher clearing out any inhibitions that the student might have. The sustained guidance available from the teacher ensures that the student does not deviate from set goals or targets. Learning from a revered, experienced exponent of this art form, through the long duration of this course, keeps the student inspired and motivated to achieve more.

Course Specific Benefits

Student will get to learn the ghazals of their choice with perfect swars and notation patterns at a professional level.

Prerequites

Good tonal and voice movements

Weekly Schedule

These sections are for individual students.

Click on Enrol corresponding to the Section that matches your schedule.
If none of the above timings work for you, just sign up for a free session and we'll work out the timings. Sign up for a Free Session
SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
Section A
Sun 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM America/New_York
1 Seat
SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
Section B
Sat 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM America/New_York
1 Seat
SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
Section C
Fri 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM America/New_York
2 Seats
SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
Section D
Thu 02:30 AM - 03:30 AM America/New_York
2 Seats
+91-97400-50326 for any questions.

FAQs

Question
How much time should a student enrolling for this course practice everyday?
Answer
Students should practice a minimum of 30 minutes every day. If they can devote more time to practice, they will learn better and faster.
Question
What if a student is unable to attend an upcoming class?
Answer
The student is required to inform the teacher about his absence from a particular session, two days prior to the class. In such a case, the teacher will reschedule the class and conduct the rescheduled class on or before the end (i.e. Saturday) of the ensuing week or such other time as may be mutually decided between the teacher and the student. In case the student misses to give two days prior notice about his absence to the teacher, then the decision to conduct another class for that student is completely based on teacher’s discretion.
Question
What if the teacher wishes to reschedule a class?
Answer
In case the teacher is unavailable for the scheduled class, he/she will inform the students two days prior to the class. The teacher will conduct the rescheduled class on or before the end (i.e. Saturday) of the ensuing week or such other time as may be mutually decided between the teacher and the student.
Question
How long will the teacher take to revert to a query raised after class hours?
Answer
The teacher will try to revert back to queries raised after class hours within a 24 hour period
Question
Can this course be customized?
Answer
Yes, the course is completely customizable.
Question
Can students of all age enroll to learn this course?
Answer
Professional Singers who are already performing and have a solid foundation in Ghazal singing can enroll

Additional Resources