Nuances of Khayal Gayaki in Hindustani Music

First Name
Aditya
Last Name
Khandwe
Course Summary

Any singer with an interest in Hindustani tradition would benefit from lessons in the Indian vocal genre khayal, deriving from the Arabic word for imagination. Nuances of Khayal Gayaki in Hindustani Music is a course taking place over the duration of 15 weeks. Each week, students will meet one-on-one with instructor Aditya Khandwe for a 60-minute session. This course does not have any prerequisite requirements, however, students must have a basic understanding of Hindustani Classical Music in order to get the most out of their education.

Course Duration
15 Weeks
Number of Students per section
3
Course Level
Intermediate
Instruction Language
English
Taught On
Skype
Individuals
US$24.00
per week per student
1 week =
1
sessions
1 session(s) =
60
minutes

Educator Profile

Educator Profile

Instructor
First Name
Aditya
Last Name
Khandwe
Number of years of relevant experience
30 Years
Teacher skill Keywords
Hindustani Vocals

Description

This course will provide students with a profound understanding of the concept of Khayal in Hindustani classical vocal style. Instructor Aditya Khandwe will lead students through a series of lessons tailored to the individual as they dive deep into the types of Khayals and all the associated brandish. Learning one-on-one with a well-established musician will allow students to reap the benefits of working with a professional who is active in the music industry today.

Upon successful completion, students will enjoy the ability to perform all intermediate level types of bandishes with command. In addition to performing, students will also be able to document classical music with ease, a skill that will enhance anyone’s musical endeavors. As an experienced instructor, Aditya Khandwe is adept at creating lesson plans to suit any learning style, making this the perfect course for professional musicians and hobbyists alike.

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ABOUT THE TEACHER: Aditya Khandwe is a vocalist in the tradition of Jaipur Gayaki, the rich and flourishing signature style of Jaipur Gharana. Khandwe has a distinguished lineage of doyens in this Gharana through his guru Ganyogini Smt. Dhondutai Kulkarni. Khandwe has won many awards and accolades during the duration of his musical career including; Shanmukha Sangeet Shiromani Award, Pt. Ramkrishnabua Vaze Yuva Puraskar, Surmani title by Sur Singar Samsad, Mumbai in 2008, winner of Acharya Vishwanath Dev Sarma Art Foundation competition in 2006 in Classical Vocal held at New York, USA and many more. Today, Khandwe ensures the continuation of this traditional art form by providing instruction to students all over the world.

The ipassio Edge

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

Prerequites

Students will need pen and paper to take notes, but no other materials are needed to enrol in this course. Students will, however, need to ensure they have enough time to dedicate not only to the weekly lessons, but also the time it takes to practice independently in order to be successful in this class.

Schedule Weekly

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Section A
Mon 08:00 PM - 09:00 PM America/New_York
3 Seats
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Section B
Tue 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM America/New_York
3 Seats
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Section C
Tue 02:00 AM - 03:00 AM America/New_York
3 Seats
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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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