Flute or Bansuri Classes for Beginners

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by Shashank Giri

16 Years Experience

Among the finest Flute makers in India. Over 3000 performances to date.

US $18 per class |

for 1-on-1, 45 mins class

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Instruction Language

: English

Course Summary

This is a 10-week course including 45 minute one-on-one weekly classes for a total of 10 classes. This course is designed for absolute beginners who have not had any introduction to music and requires no prerequisites. Instructor Shashank Giri is well versed in teaching beginners and has created lesson plans that accommodate all learning styles. This class is designed to accommodate students pursuing a musical career, as well as those seeking a musical hobby.

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Shashank Giri

Shashank Giri

Experience: 16 Years

From: India

  • Teacher Skill Keywords

    Teacher Skill Keywords

    Flute, Bansuri
  • Education


    B.E from VTU (Bachelors)

    Diploma in Music from Bangiya Sangeet Parishad (Diploma)

    Junior Exam from Karnataka SSLC board (Junior Exam )

    Senior Exam from Karnataka SSLC board (Senior Exam)

    Certification course from Ghandharv mahavidyalaya (Diploma)

    Diploma from Prayag sangeeth Samiti (Diploma)

    M.A. from Gangubai Hangal University (Masters in Music)

  • Work Details

    Work Details

    Flautist, Singer, Performer - Hindustani Classical Music

    Keyboardist - Western Classical Music

About the Course

This course, designed by instructor Shashank Giri, is broken down into four sections for easy learning. In the first section, students will begin with an introduction to the instrument and music. This section will include guidelines detailing how to choose the right instrument for you.

Section two will include lessons covering correct handling and finger placement on the flute as well as basic note practice. This section will continue on to practice playing the notes on the higher end of the register, followed by the lower notes.

In sections three and four, instructor Giri will introduce more advanced concepts of Alankaar. By the end of this course, students can expect to be able to play simple songs on the flute or bansuri with correct fingering and positioning for easy transitioning into the more complex musical forms.

ABOUT THE TEACHER: The talented instructor Shashank Giri is a recording artist, flutist, singer, composer, flute maker, actor and teacher. Giri studied music for over 18 years, beginning with Carnatic vocal, then Carnatic flute and finally into Hindustani classical music and flute under Pt. Venkatesh Godkhindi. As a composer, Giri has a deep inclination toward Devaranama or popularly known as Daasavani and he has composed over 50 devaranamas of different dasas of dasa parampare. Known as one of the finest flute makers in India, Giri’s craftsmanship has earned him many appreciations for his high-quality performance flutes. To date, Giri has performed in nearly 3000 performances at various locations. Now, Giri is working to ensure the continuation of this traditional art form to students across the globe.

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Available For All Age-Groups

Available For All Age-Groups

241 Online live sessions completed

241 Online live sessions completed

Our teachers recommend customized classes for an effective learning experience. Here's why!

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

Course studio that amplifies passion learning

Course studio that amplifies passion learning

Access to  global creative community

Access to global creative community

Pay as you go - 2 classes at a  time

Pay as you go - 2 classes at a time

Milestone-based learning for best results

Milestone-based learning for best results

Statement of Accomplishment

Statement of Accomplishment

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Teacher's performance bits for reference


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