South Indian Percussion for All Levels







by Suresh Vaidyanathan

30 Years Experience

Performed alongside Ustad Zakir Hussain, Bickram Ghosh, and more. Asthana Vidwan (meaning Privileged Musician) of Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Mutt.

US $84 per class |

for 1-on-1, 45 mins class

Pay as you go, 2 classes at a time

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Instruction Language

: English

Course Summary

South Indian Percussion for All Levels, created by exponent Suresh Vaidyanathan, is designed to accommodate a wide range of students, from beginners to professionals. Taking place over the duration of 50 weeks, lessons take place online over video once each week. The years of training and experience brought by instructor Vaidyanathan benefit the aspiring percussionist by allowing them the opportunity to grow in skill, technique and creativity with the same dedicated teacher.

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Suresh Vaidyanathan

Experience: 30 Years

From: India

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  • 2 Online live sessions completed

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  • About the Course

    The content of this course will be determined by the level of expertise the student has already achieved. Course materials and lesson plans encompass many areas of study, including fingering techniques and the respective Solfa or Phonetic language (Morsing or Konnakol). With over three and a half decades of teaching experience, Vaidyanathan is prepared to meet each student's individual musical goals on their percussive instrument and is open to students bringing more than one instrument to lessons, so they may strengthen their skill level in each one. Student skill level will be reviewed periodically throughout the duration of the course to ensure educational milestones are being met at a satisfactory level.

    ABOUT THE TEACHER: Suresh Vaidyanathan has been a percussion master and educator for over three decades. With students from all over the world, Vaidyanathan’s extensive experience ensures his ability to reach students of all backgrounds and educational levels. Suresh regularly organizes musical festivals in India and ensures his most talented students receive the opportunity to perform at these annual functions. With many of his own students now masters themselves, Vaidyanathan has the pleasure of watching his former students teaching this art form to students of their own, ensuring the continuation of this tradition. As one of the first online musical instructors, he is knowledgeable of the online educational platform and has created his course material to be best served by this medium.

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    Available For All Age-Groups

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    What you get?

    World-class masters as teachers

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    Access to global creative community

    Pay as you go - 2 classes at a time

    Milestone-based learning for best results

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    What Makes ipassio Your Best Fit?

    Online, real-time classes

    Online, real-time classes

    From the comfort of your home, 1 on 1 online interactive classes are scheduled at your convenient time.

    World class performers as educators

    World class performers as educators

    Award-winning teachers customize the course just for you. Their structured learning methodology lets you always track your progress.

    Pay as you go

    Pay as you go

    No long-term commitment. Pay for as few as 2 classes at a time. When you can't make it for the class, you can mutually reschedule with ease.