Sitar Basics | Hindustani Classical
This Long term course is for students interested in learning the Hindustani classical stringed instrument, sitar. This course will commence by training students first on the sitting posture, to ensure that the sitarist is sitting in a relaxed, comfortable position when playing the instrument. Students through this course will learn the fundamentals of hindustani classical music starting with the basic notes of sa, re, ga, ma, pa, dha, ni. Students will also learn about the different types of strokes of sitar that produces varying sounds. Further on students practice the basic notes in different combinations, ornamentation of these notes, besides, learning the basics of ragas. Students enrolling for this course will be able to render the basic notes in singularity and in combinations besides getting introduced to ragas.