Online course in Carnatic Veena
Did you know that the Veena is the national instrument of India? It is an ancient string instrument whose origins according to mythology, lie in the Vedas. It has been a popular instrument in Indian classical music and one revered in Indian culture by its inclusion in the iconography of Saraswati, the Hindu goddess of arts and learning.
Veena - Navya (Beginner Level) - Module 1, Level 1
Learn the fundamentals of the Carnatic Veena online
About the course
A beginning into the fundamentals of Carnatic Veena taught in an interactive and fun way. The focus is on laying a strong, sound foundation for the commencement of a journey into the music world. The experienced team of WFAC trainers and professionals have curated a 15 module program to complete the curriculum up to the Visharad (graduation) level, as recognized by universities across the globe. These modules are of varying lengths (3 months to 6 months). Once a module is completed, you are eligible to join the next one.
- Practice exercises ( Sarali Varasai, Jantai, Dhatu, Alankara).
- Simple songs for practice
Smt. Vardhani Chamarthi
Smt. Vardhani Chamarthi is a skillful Vainika ( or Veena artist) who has been teaching for the last 20 years and training students to appear for both the Karnataka junior and senior Veena exams. She completed her Diploma in Veena from the Hyderabad Music College andher MA in Music from Padmavathi Mahila Vishwavidyalayam, Tirupati. She did her vocal training under Smt. Neela Ramagopal and is a graded artist for Veena with several performances in India and abroad under her belt.
Duration: 6 months
No of classes: 4 classes /month
Medium of Instruction: English
The course begins: From 17th May onwards
Thursdays : 3.00 pm to 4.00 pm IST
Friday : 3.00 pm to 4.00 pm IST
Fees per month
International – $50