Course Duration24 Weeks
Bachelor of Enginnering from CMIRT
This course will begin by teaching the foundational knowledge of Indian Classical ragas, then move on to include the Karnatic raga system as well as the Karnatic tala system. Next, instructor Amith Nadig will go on to include proper blowing techniques and embellishments that will help each student put their own personal impression on each piece they play. The instructor has created a dynamic lesson plan that includes regimented daily practices, as well as assessments to ensure each student is progressing in a timely manner.
About Mr. Amith Nadig: Amith Nadig was born into a family of musicians. Son and student of flautist Vidwan B. K. Anantharam, Nadig continued to train under Padma Bhushana Sangeetha Kalanidhi, Dr. R. K. Srikantan to learn the more technical aspects of the Gayaki style. Nadig has had nearly two decades of flute practice and study and is still furthering his education under Dr. R. N. Thyagarajan. Today, Nadig performs in a variety of festivals and concerts all over India and abroad. Nadig is known for adapting his musical performances to perform in many genres including Karnatic, Hindustani, Jazz, Fusion, etc. that has led to his popularity in India. Nadig also serves the musical community by ensuring this traditional style of music is passed onto the next generation, by teaching students all over the globe.
Long term courses deal with creating a strong foundation on a specific topic. The syllabus of a Long term course is predefined and ready before the commencement of the course. This gives students an understanding of the knowledge they will gain in the stipulated period of time, helping them in their planning and decision making. The persistent support from teachers enables the student to accomplish and achieve the desired result or outcome within the given time frame. The class strength for Long term courses is limited to 3, ensuring that each student gets attention. A set of 3 individuals enrolling for a short term course encourages learning from peers and social interaction. This long term course bodes good for students passionate about learning, setting them up for the long-term or advanced level of learning.
As a professional course, those enrolling should already have a firm grasp of the Classical Karnatic flute, including at least one year of previous experience and the ability to play simple songs. Students will need an instrument of their own, as well as pen and paper for taking notes. Those enrolling will need to ensure they have the time not only to commit to the online sessions but practicing between sessions, independently, as well to get the most of the time with instructor Amith Nadig.