Nominated for Sangeet Natak Academy Yuva Award (2008). And has extensively toured Europe and the Middle East to perform.
US $24 per class |
for 1-on-1, 60 mins class
Recommended: 1 class per week | 12-16 weeks to level up
Pay as you go, 2 classes at a time
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This course is designed for students who are trained in the fundamentals of Hindustani classical vocals. This course takes the students a notch higher than the basics and a little closer to the advanced level.
This all-inclusive course helps the student to -
Phd from Rabindra Bharati University
Masters in Hindustani Classical Vocal Music from Rabindra Bharati University
B.A Honours in English Literature from Sri Shikshayatan College
Lecturer in Hindustani Classical Vocal Music - Vivekananda College For Women
Music Teacher and founder member - Arohan Academy of Tabla and Vocal Music
Music Teacher - Samskritiki Sreyaskar
Music Teacher - Mahadevi Birla World Academy
Music Teacher - Swar Sangam ( Birla Academy)
The highlights of the course curriculum are as follows -
Learning the basics of Music Theory - A brief history of Indian Music (from Vedic to modern age).Study of Shruti,10 lakshan of raga,Ten pranas of Tala.
A Bhajan based on Raga Bhairavi in Keherwa Tala
Introduction to Raga Mian ki Todi - (Aroh-Avroh, Pakad, and Chota Khayal with Sargams and Taans)
10 raga challenge - a swarmalika woven with 9 ragas and in 16 beat cycle
Learning Rhythm cycles Chautaal and Deepchandi
Dhrupad in Kafi to be continued with the Layakaris in Dwigun, Tingun, and Chaugun.
Paltas or Alankars traversing octaves
Teengun and Chaugun layakaris of Teentaal, Deepchandi, Chautaal, and Jhanptaal
Learning a Ghazal in Rhythm cycles of either Rupak or in Deepchandi.
Practicing previously done Alankars with different vowels
Sthayi and Antara of Shuddha Sarang in Vilambit Ektaal
Vistar Sargams and Talas of Shuddha Sarang in Vilambit Khayal
Knowledge about the origin and evolution of Different Gharanas of Indian Classical Vocal Music.
Pahadi Dadra 'Bato bato mein bit Gaye rain'.
Learning of a Saraswati Vandana in Raga Hansadhwani
About the Teacher
Sudokshina Manna Chatterjee started her musical journey at the tender age of 6. In the initial years, she trained under the tutelage of Sri Sachin Basu and Sri Bireash Roy from Kirana Gharana. Later, she received taalim in Qasur Patiala Gharana from Vidushi Sanjukta Ghosh.
Sodokshina earned her Master's degree and Doctorate in Hindustani Classical Vocal from Rabindra Bharati University Kolkata. She is the recipient of a National Scholarship from the Government of India. At present, she holds a full-time job as a lecturer of Hindustani Classical Vocal Music in a reputed college in Kolkata.
Adept in singing Thumri, Dadra, Bhajan, Ghazal, Geet, Sufi, Rabindra Sangeet, Folksongs, Nazrulgeeti, Modern Bengali songs, Bengali Kirtans, Bollywood songs, etc.
An empaneled artist of ICCR and EZCC, Sudokshina has toured extensively within India, Europe, and the Middle East for performances workshops, lectures, and demonstrations. She has performed at several world music festivals outside India and has also performed with jazz musicians. Sudokshina has been teaching students in Indian and abroad for about 25 years. She wishes to continue to coach and shape young talents in India and across the world.
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On the other side of this 40 weeks course, the students will -
After completing the students can enroll in Online Hindustani Classical Course for Performers.
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Anyone who has completed the beginner’s course or wants to pick up from where they had left and start afresh - is best suited for this course.
The age criteria are relaxed between 12 years and 70 years.
Requirements for the class -
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