Learn Carnatic (Indian classical) Music - Basics in detail

A comprehensive practical knowledge on Carnatic music
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Instructed by Mrs. Rashmi Roddam Music / Vocal
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  • Lectures 88
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 1/2016 English

Course Description

This course gives a detailed knowledge on practical aspects involved in Carnatic music. Those interested in learning the basics of Carnatic music can take up this course. Videos on how to begin the practice lessons, jargons used in Carnatic music and usage of right tone and scale is included in the course material. Textual content for each of the lectures is included under each section. The course is for about 2.5 hours that covers all aspects like octave, beats and rhythm. You will be introduced to Carnatic music, sitting posture and usage of your hand while practising various lessons. Confidence to sing in front of audience is the need of the hour. This course attempts in building confidence in students to sing irrespective of their voice quality


What are the requirements?

  • Purchase a shruthi box or download shruthi/tampura app on your smartphone. More on Shruthi is explained in Lecture 2

What am I going to get from this course?

  • At the end of this course, students will be able to understand the basic technical terms used in Carnatic music
  • This course helps in improving the voice quality and pitch with control on beats
  • Students will be enriched with complete practical knowledge in Carnatic music
  • On completion of this course, students will be able to take up the intermediate level with ease

What is the target audience?

  • This course is suitable for kids above 5 years of age, beginners and those who are interested in pursuing their singing passion
  • This course is for those who would like to brush up their basics in Carnatic music
  • No prior Carnatic music knowledge is required
  • Not for those who are looking for advanced levels

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Curriculum

Welcome to the course!!
Preview
01:25
Section 1: Technical concepts/ jargons used in Carnatic music
01:04

Introduction to basic concepts and technical terms in Carnatic music

Shruthi - Setting your pitch
Preview
02:42
Raaga - More about tunes
Preview
01:24
Swara - Notations
Preview
01:11
Taala - Beats
Preview
00:46
Introduction to Adi Taala
Preview
02:19
Introduction to Speed
01:43
Arohana and Avarohana
00:15
Section 2: Saralevarase
Saralevarase 1
02:01
Saralevarase 2
01:30
Saralevarase 3
01:25
Saralevarase 4
01:21
Saralevarase 5
01:21
Saralevarase textual content
2 pages
Section 3: Jantivarase
Introduction
00:51
Jantivarase 1 - All 3 speeds
01:29
Jantivarase 2 - Speed 1
01:35
Jantivarase 2 - Speed 2
01:38
Jantivarase 2 - Speed 3
02:28
Jantivarase 3 - Speed 1
03:23
Jantivarase 3 - Speed 2
01:36
Jantivarase 3 - Speed 3
02:04
Jantivarase 3 - All 3 speeds together
02:11
Jantivarase textual content
3 pages
Section 4: Dhatuvarase
Dhatuvarase - All 3 speeds
01:58
Dhatuvarase textual content
2 pages
Section 5: Sthayivarase
Introduction
01:24
Mandrasthayivarase 1 - Speed 1
01:09
Mandrasthayivarase 1 - Speed 2 and 3
00:26
Mandrasthayivarase 2
00:34
Mandrasthayivarase textual content
3 pages
Tarasthayivarase 1 - Speed 1
01:01
Tarasthayivarase 1 - Speed 2 and 3
00:27
Tarasthyaivarase 2
01:04
Tarasthayivarase textual content
2 pages
Section 6: Alankaara
Introduction
00:52
Introduction to Sapthataala
01:07
Understanding Tisrajaathi
01:07
Understanding Chaturasrajaathi
00:11
Understanding Khandajaathi
00:18
Understanding Misrajaathi
00:42
Understanding Sankeernajaathi
00:53
Section 7: Types of Taala - Dhruva Taala
Introduction to Dhruva taala
01:36
Dhruva taala - Speed 1
02:42
Dhruva taala - Speed 2
01:25
Dhruva taala - Speed 3
03:10
Dhruva taala - All 3 speeds together
01:39
Dhruva taala textual content
5 pages
Section 8: Matya Taala
Introduction to Matya taala
01:02
Matya Taala - Speed 1
02:00
Matya Taala - Speed 2
01:05
Matya Taala - Speed 3
01:38
Matya Taala - All 3 speeds together
01:17
Matya Taala textual content
5 pages
Section 9: Eka Taala
Introduction to Eka Taala
00:41
Eka Taala - Speed 1
00:59
Eka Taala - Speed 2
00:24
Eka Taala - Speed 3
00:34
Eka Taala - All 3 speeds together
00:29
Eka Taala textual content
5 pages
Section 10: Triputa Taala
Introduction to Triputa Taala
00:44
Triputa Taala - Speed 1
01:33
Triputa Taala - Speed 2
00:47
Triputa Taala - Speed 3
01:21
Triputa Taala - All 3 speeds together
00:46
Triputa Taala textual content
5 pages
Section 11: Roopaka Taala
Introduction to Roopaka Taala
00:50
Roopaka Taala - Speed 1
01:13
Roopaka Taala - Speed 2
00:35
Roopaka Taala - Speed 3
01:03
Roopaka Taala - All 3 speeds together
00:41
Roopaka textual content
5 pages
Section 12: Jampe Taala
Introduction to Jampe Taala
02:06
Jampe Taala - Speed 1
02:21
Jampe Taala - Speed 2
01:16
Jampe Taala - Speed 3
02:16
Jampe Taala - All 3 speeds together
01:13
Jampe Taala textual content
5 pages
Section 13: Atta Taala
Introduction to Atta Taala
00:55
Atta Taala - Speed 1
02:51
Atta Taala - Speed 2
01:57
Atta Taala - Speed 3
03:42
Atta Taala - All 3 speeds together
01:38
Atta Taala textual content
5 pages
Section 14: Sing all 3 speeds in Jantivarase/Alankaara easily
Hint to sing all 3 speeds together
01:01

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Instructor Biography

Mrs. Rashmi Roddam, Music professional

I am a music professional and have been training kids and adults for the last 10 years in Bangalore. Have been trained on classical music since the age of 5 and music has been my passion since then. I conduct classroom sessions also for devotional songs (Dasarapadagalu) and light music at Bangalore. My youtube channel 'Rashmi Roddam' has various devotional songs.

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