Hindi Bhajan Vocals

First Name
Sonal
Last Name
Shah
Course Summary

This short-term course in singing classical Hindi bhajans is designed for students who already know Hindi and want to learn popular devotional compositions by famous artists. Designed by Indian Classical exponent and Sufi artist Sonal Shah, this course is great for both hobbyist and professional singers alike. Lessons are face-to-face online each week for one hour over the course of 15 weeks.

Lives In

Vadodara
Gujarat
India

Course Duration
15 Weeks
Number of Students per section
2
Course Level
Intermediate
Instruction Language
Hindi
Taught On
Skype
Individuals
US$18.00

per week per student

1 week =
1
class
1 class =
60
minutes

Educator Profile

Educator Profile

Profile Picture
Instructor
First Name
Sonal
Last Name
Shah
Number of years of relevant experience
30 Years Experience
From: India
Teacher Skill Keywords
professional singer
stage singer
Professional teacher
sufi singer
light music
Ghazals
Study Details
M.A.(MUsic)
S.N.D.T. Woman's University- Mumbai
B.P.A. (VOCAL)
M.S.UNIVERSITY
Sangeet Visharad
Bhruhad Gujarat Sangeet Samiti- Ahmedabad
Work Details
Organization / Institute Name
M.S. University- Vadodara

Course Details

During this course, expert vocalist Sonal Shah will guide students through learning the traditionally popular devotional Hindi songs. Students will learn techniques and practices that will benefit them in the performance of Hindi Classical Bhajan vocals. 15 sessions with Teacher Shah will prepare students to perform 10 songs in the style of a professional. 

Below is the full list of songs each student will learn to master:

  1. Kabhi Ram Banke
  2. Chhoti Chhoti Gaiya
  3. Tu Hi Ram Hai Tu Rahim
  4. Tod Ke Bandhan Sare
  5. Achyutam Keshwam
  6. Hum Ko Naval Utthan Do Ma Sharde
  7. Payoji Maine Ram  Ratan
  8. Aisi Lagi Lagan
  9. Jag Mein Sundar Hai Do Naam
  10. Jay Radha Madhav

 

About Mrs Sonal Shah: Sonal Shah is an experienced Sufi vocalist and composter who began performing at age 9. She has performed countless concerts since and was classically trained in music from SNDT Women’s University, with a post-graduate degree and gold medals. An award-winning artist, Shah received the Kala Gujari Award for her contributions to Sufi music and the Surmani National Award for Indian Classical Vocal Music. Fluent in four languages including Urdu, Shah has been teaching students in university and privately in the art of Sufi and Ghazal vocal tradition for many years. Her extensive experience and education, as well as a lifetime dedicated to music, makes Sonal Shah a compelling teacher for any student with an interest in Indian Classical music.

The ipassio Edge

Students enrolling on ipassio have the advantage of getting introduced to or learn the intricacies of an art form, from an experienced exponent of the art. The sessions will help you in creating a strong foundation on a specific topic. The sessions will be customized based on each student's goals and required area of improvement.

Prerequites

Sonal Shah’s lesson plan includes understanding the meaning of each song, the proper pronunciation and melody, as well as performance technique. Students who speak Hindi and have a basic understanding of Indian Classical music will do best in this course. Career vocalists wanting to add bhajans to their repertoire will benefit from lessons from an experienced professional and beginners will be able to start performing as soon as the course is completed successfully.

Weekly Schedule

These sections are for individual students.

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SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
HINDI BHAJANS
Wed 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM America/New_York
2 Seats
+91-97400-50326 for any questions.

FAQs

Question
How much time should a student enrolling for this course practice everyday?
Answer
Students should practice a minimum of 30 minutes every day. If they can devote more time to practice, they will learn better and faster.
Question
What if a student is unable to attend an upcoming class?
Answer
The student is required to inform the teacher about his absence from a particular session, two days prior to the class. In such a case, the teacher will reschedule the class and conduct the rescheduled class on or before the end (i.e. Saturday) of the ensuing week or such other time as may be mutually decided between the teacher and the student. In case the student misses to give two days prior notice about his absence to the teacher, then the decision to conduct another class for that student is completely based on teacher’s discretion.
Question
What if the teacher wishes to reschedule a class?
Answer
In case the teacher is unavailable for the scheduled class, he/she will inform the students two days prior to the class. The teacher will conduct the rescheduled class on or before the end (i.e. Saturday) of the ensuing week or such other time as may be mutually decided between the teacher and the student.
Question
How long will the teacher take to revert to a query raised after class hours?
Answer
The teacher will try to revert back to queries raised after class hours within a 24 hour period.
Question
Can this course be customized?
Answer
Yes, the course can be customized.
Question
Can students of all age enroll to this course?
Answer
Students aged 8 or above can join this course.

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