Complex Compositions on Tabla | Hindustani Classical


by Sunayana Ghosh

25 Years Experience

Recipient of various national and state-level scholarships awarded by Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India & the state of West Bengal.

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Instruction Language

: English

Course Summary

This long term course spans over a period of three years. Students enrolling for this course should have completed the intermediate level of training. This course will delve into complex compositions and advance level of playing the tabla. Students completing this course will be able to perform in front of an audience after regular practice and learning with commitment.

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Teacher's Profile

Sunayana Ghosh

Experience: 25 Years

From: India

  • Teacher Skill Keywords

    Vocal Percussion, Percussion, Tabla
  • Education

    Masters Degree (Gold Medalist) from Rabindra Bharati University

    Bachelor of Arts (Gold medalist) from Rabindra Bharati University

  • Work Details

    Senior instructor and Guru - Pandit Shankar Ghosh Academy Of Tabla

    Founder, Mentor - Blazing Muzik (Sunayana Ghosh Academy of Tabla)

    Senior instructor and Guru - Senior instructor of Pandit Bickram Ghosh's class

  • 96 Online live sessions completed

    This particular teacher is already a hit among our students.
  • About the Course

    This course is an advance course in tabla that helps students graduate from being amateur tabla players to the proficient level. Students undergoing this course will be exposed to complex and advanced lessons in tabla. Thus it is required that students enrolling have the understanding of intermediate level when enrolling. This course will introduce students to new taals such as rupak, a popular rhythmic structure usually used in bhajan and geets. Rupak follows a seven beat cycle and has three vibhags. Students also get to practice and learn advanced levels of jamp taal and teen taal to get a clear understanding of taals a vital component in respect to playing the tabla. Further on students will be practicing extensively on advance level kaidas, tukras, gats, chakradhar. Students will also learn how to make tihai by learning tabla based formulae. This course is attuned to get students accustomed to play the tabla with comfort and poise. It enables them to venture into performing complex and advance level compositions.

    Other courses by Sunayna Ghosh: Basic level Course- Learn Basics of Tabla | Hindustani Classical, Intermediate Level Course- Taals on Tabla | Hindustani Classical

    About Sunayna Ghosh: Sunayna’s attraction to rhythm and beats started at an early age when she picked up learning the tabla at the tender age of six. Her mother a vocalist has been a major influence in the life of the gifted tabla player. Sunayna groomed her tabla playing skills, initially under the guidance of Samar Mitra and later under the renowned tabla exponent, late Pt. Shankar Ghosh of the Farrukhabad gharana and continued training under the guidance of his son tabla maestro Bikram Ghosh. Today Sunayna is a renowned female tabla player who has showcased her talent both in India and abroad. Sunayna’s talent is not restricted to just tabla as she is also trained in Kathak and vocals.

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    Oral notation of tabla comprises onomatopoetic syllables called bols. It was Vishnu Digambar, Vishnu Narayan who created the notation system. These notations are preference based and not standardized.The systems have bols written down in a script such as Devanagari.

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