Course Duration48 Weeks
MA Music from Sri Padmavathi Mahila Viswavidyalayam
Instructor Kousalya PR begins the course by teaching students about voice culture and microphone techniques. The lessons continue to include detailed instructions on Gamaka management (ornamentation of notes), dictation, breath control, as well as high and low pitch singing techniques. Kousalya will impart upon students vital voice yoga and voice care practices to ensure each student is equipped to maintain a healthy voice with a wide range and strong sound.
About Kousalya PR: Kousalya PR has is a renown playback singer, composer, and dubbing artist, finding popularity in South India cinema. With over 400 tracks(in Telugu, Tamil, and Kannada, and many awards and accolades, including the National Film Award in 2013 for the song “Om Sai”, the MAA Television Entertainment Award for the “Adade Adharam” title song in 2012, the “Nandi Award” as Best Playback Singer in 2011, the Santhosham Magazine Award as Best Playback Singer Female in 2009, the “Big Ugadi Award” as Best Female Singer of the Year in 2009 for the song “Nuvvakkadunte Nenikkadunte” from “Gopi Gopika Godavari”. Instructor Kousalya has performed in many films and has had the distinct honor of working with many renowned musicians during her musical career. Today, Kousalya PR is a performer and teacher, guiding students across the globe to perform in professional playback singing roles.
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.
This course is designed for those seeking performance roles in films, including Bollywood, reality shows, and other media performances. This course does not have any required prerequisites to complete before enrollment, however, as an intermediate course, those enrolling will need to already have an understanding of classical music. It is necessary that all students bring a pen and paper for taking notes, but they will need no additional materials during the course.