Learn to Play the Harmonium from Scratch

Beginner

by Santosh Ghante

20 Years Experience

US $21.6 per class |

for 1-on-1, 45 mins class

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Instruction Language

: English

Course Summary

Whether solo or in accompaniment, the music of the Harmonium represents Hindustani classical music in the true sense!
If you are curious to pick up this traditional instrument, these classes designed by Santosh Ghante are an ideal bid for you. The basic level classes will revolve around Rhythm. The fundamentals of Harmonium music will help you lay a strong foundation for Harmonium, preparing you for the next higher levels of learning. 


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Santosh Ghante

Experience: 20 Years

From: India

  • Teacher Skill Keywords

    Teacher Skill Keywords

    Indian Classical Music

About the Course

The classes will cover the following concepts in a step-by-step manner:

  • Baithak or the correct sitting posture
  • Understanding how to use the bellows 
  • Introduction to different styles of Harmonium playing
  • Understanding finger movement and coordination 
  • Five finger Taal Jhaptaal  (400 ppm speed)
  • Four finger Taal Teentaal (600 ppm speed)
  • Three finger Dadra
  • Practice of 12 Swaras 

About the Teacher: Santosh Ghante is a promising Internationally renowned solo Harmonium performer and music composer. He is a disciple of renowned harmonium maestro late Pt. Appasaheb Jalgaonkar. Santosh has been a recipient of a scholarship from the Ministry of Culture, GOI in 2001. Santosh has done a lot of work in the field of Indian music. He has been very innovative with his musical instrument-the Harmonium and has collaborated with international artists. Santosh has performed in several music conferences/solo concerts all around the world in more than 34 countries.

He has been several awards and accolades in India and abroad. He had been honoured with the International Harmonium Player Award from the Cultural department of Durban in South Africa and in Mauritius at the hands of Prime Minister Mr Navin Ramgoolam, to name some of his achievements. For more information, you can google him or visit the website www.santoshghante.com.



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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 different posture and instrument holding style

  • Has different mind-hand coordination

  • Has a different understanding of rhythm and melody

  • And a different GOAL!

What you get?

World-class  masters as  teachers

World-class masters as teachers

Personalized & Interactive 1-on-1 classes

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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Milestone-based learning for best results

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