Course Duration18 Weeks
b com, Gniit from mumbai
Owner - Om creations
There are innumerable benefits to learning this course. This long-term series of sessions start off with how to recognize our best scale for practice, a detailed walk-through of the basic fundamentals, including learning how to get control on basic sargam, swar positions, swar recognition & taal sense. The teacher for this particular course, Shriram Iyer requests that students attend with an open mind, and trust in his ability to guide you through the course content. The singing techniques that will be used to teach this course by him, will be taken from Indian classical music and so, apart from picking up the basics, you will also be introduced to this genre indirectly. You will also pick up many breathing techniques and exercises, their dynamics, and learn how they will help you in your singing journey. Next, learners will learn basic sargam exercises which become a base for further lessons & songs. These will help in improving the voice quality and endurance through advanced exercises. Students will also learn simple songs with notation and taal, in different simple ragas. This course is perfect for those endeavoring to pursue a musical hobby. Each student’s goals will determine the course content and direction - it will be customized according to the needs of the student and the same will be established and maintained with instructor Shriram Iyer during the initial online course.
At the successful completion of this course, students will be able to identify and sing their choice of songs and ragas, they will learn how to understand the mood & feel of the song, how to artistically convey lyrics better & make the song sound good and even more melodious.
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 student. 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.
Multilingual singer and performer Shriram Iyer began his career in 1998. He specializes in modern concepts and is known for his unique ability to blend various genres of music. Well-versed in Classical, Bollywood, Sufi, and Fusion, Iyer’s command of the many musical genres has led him to a place of notoriety within the musical community. Iyer has performed playback singing for films including ‘IQBAL’, ‘Umar’, ‘Udaan’, ‘No One Killed Jessica’, ‘Shor in the City’, and more. The seasoned singer has also composed and sung title tracks for many serials including ‘Shaabaash India’, ‘Titan Antakshari’, ‘Hero Honda Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Lil Champs’ & ‘Rock N Roll Family’ for the Indian media and entertainment conglomerate Zee TV, and also ‘Zinda Dil’ for the Indian channel Zee Next. Times Music launched Iyer’s album ‘OM- a fusion’ which has since been nominated for the Sangeet awards held in San Francisco. Recently in March 2020, Shriram Iyer has started shooting as Jury for ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Lil Champs’ - a musical reality show on Zee TV.
Students are required to have the eagerness and interest needed to learn a basic understanding of vocal music. Students will also be required to practice for almost 40 minutes every day to get the best outcome from the course. The course is planned according to the needs of every student who enrolls for the course and will be customized to the maximum.