Course Duration24 Weeks
B.Tech, Biotechnology from P.E.S.I.T
The course will encompass well known and rare compositions of great composers. The process of discovering and appreciating music through compositions is very inspiring. The imbibing of these compositions will yield greater musical internalization and hence aid in manodharma singing and hence overall musical growth. Upon mastering a good number of compositions and achieving the required level of proficiency, the student will begin learning the approach to manodharma.
The course will provide an overall feel for Carnatic music and the sentiments of the different composers in different languages.
About Aishwarya Vidhya Raghunath: Aishwarya Vidhya Raghunath is an emerging proponent of the Veena Dhanammal Bani of Carnatic classical music. Her family introduced her to the world of music at the young age of three and she performed on stage for the first time just 10 years later. Since then, she has been awarded the Government of India Scholarship (Ministry of Culture, 2008-2010) and has been rated an A-graded artist of All India Radio and Doordarshan. Aishwarya has performed at countless venues nationally and internationally for a multitude of functions and assemblies. Not only a musician, Aishwarya is also a biotech engineer having served as an executive at Biocon before committing to a full-time musical career. Today, she is as an instructor on ipassio is passing on the tradition of Carnatic music through passionately constructed lessons provided to students across the globe.
Students enrolling for this course on ipassio can be sure that they receive individual attention from the teacher, as the class strength is limited to 1 or 2 students. It also gives teachers the opportunity, to gauge their students progress in depth and make changes whenever and wherever required, to ensure the student gets the maximum out of this course. Since this course is detailed, students get the advantage of learning intricate details about this art form. The limited strength of the class also ensures that there is a strong bond between the students and their teacher clearing out any inhibitions that the student might have. The sustained guidance available from the teacher ensures that the student does not deviate from set goals or targets. Learning from a revered, experienced exponent of this art form, through the long duration of this course, keeps the student inspired and motivated to achieve more.
Intermediate level of learning in Carnatic music. Should have learnt varnams and some kritis.