Advanced-level Carnatic Vocal Classes

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by Sowmya DR

30 Years Experience

A gold medalist in her Graduation exams, Sowmya specializes in Carnatic, Folk, and Light music.

US $26.4 per class |

for 1-on-1, 60 mins class

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Instruction Language

: English, Kannada

Course Summary

After you have attained proficiency in the fundamental concepts of Swara, Tala, and Raga, and have also learned the next-level compositions based on selected Ragas, it is time for you to upgrade to the advanced level.

This course will cover all essential advanced topics including raga and tala classification, musical forms, practical theory, and more.

This advanced course will introduce you to the Manodharma aspects like Raga alapana, Kalpana Swara, and Nerawal. Compositions include complex Kruthis and Varnams (in different Talams), Padas, Raaga-Taana-Pallavi, Thillanas, Javalis, Samudaya Kruthis, Astha Padis.

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Teacher's Profile

Sowmya DR

Experience: 30 Years

From: India

  • Teacher Skill Keywords

    Teacher Skill Keywords

    Indian Classical Music
  • Education

    Education

    Masters in Carnatic Music from Jain University, Bangalore

    B.A in Music from Acharya Pathashala College of Arts, Bangalore

About the Course

The highlights of the course include -

  • Navaragamalika varnams 
  • Jathiswarams - 2 compositions in raga Todi and Amruthavarshini
  • Swara Jathis of Shyama Shastrigal
  • Pancharatnakritis - 2 compositions
  • One composition of Lalgudi pancharatnakriti
  • Panchalingakritis - 2 compositions
  • Two Compositions of Thyagarajaru (Raga Bhairavi, Todi)
  • Two Compositions of Dikshitar
  • Three compositions of post Trinity period
  • Two Thillanas
  • One Javali
  • One Padam
  • Three AdiTala varnams (Raga Saveri, Todi, Darbar)
  • Attatala varnams (Raga Kanada, Kamboji)
  • Jampetala varnam (Raga Kedaragowla)
  • Astha Padis of Jayadeva (Two compositions)
  • Tarangams (2 compositions)
  • Two Thillanas 
  • Two Pallavis (Raga-Tana in two different ragas)
  • Study of 72 Melakartha scheme

About the Teacher

Sowmya DR is specialized in Carnatic, Folk, and Light music. She has received training in Carnatic music from eminent vocalists and mentors such as Vidushi Vijaya Subramanyam, VidushiShashikala, and Dr. Meera Rajaram Pranesh. Sowmya has done an advanced-level course under the tutelage of Vidushi Dhanyashri Kanchana. She studied Chamundeshwari Asthottara Shathakrithis under the able guidance of Dr. Meera Rajaram Pranesh.

Sowmya completed her Graduation in Music from Acharya Pathashala College of Arts, Bangalore, and her Post Graduation She completed her Post Graduation in Carnatic Music from Jain University, Bangalore. She was awarded with Gold Medal for holding first rank in Graduation. 

She did not confine her learning to just singing. Rather, she even mastered skills when music can be used for therapeutic purposes for the development of special children and treating depression. She did these courses on Music Therapy from the Information Research Center, Shankarmutt. 

In her career span, she has performed at several prestigious stages and taught Carnatic music to students through workshops, and online and offline classes.

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Available For All Age-Groups

Available For All Age-Groups

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Every individual

  • Has a unique learning style

  • Is at a different learning stage

  • Has a different voice texture, tonal quality and intonation

  • Has a different understanding of rhythm and melody

  • Has different breathing capabilities

  • And a different GOAL!

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World-class  masters as  teachers

World-class masters as teachers

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Personalized & Interactive 1-on-1 classes

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Course studio that amplifies passion learning

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Access to global creative community

Pay as you go - 2 classes at a  time

Pay as you go - 2 classes at a time

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