Online Carnatic Music Classes: 4-Session Monthly Package


Everyday, 12 - 6 PM

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Rs. 3412.5 for 4 Classes,45 Minutes Per Class


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Dr Ghatam Karthick Subramaniam's excellent musical skills, extensive performance experience, and meticulousness make him one of the most reputed educators of Carnatic music in India today. 

Dr Subramaniam will teach you the key concepts of Carnatic rhythm and the basic principles of the rhythmic system by using Konnakol, the art of verbal percussion, through his interactive one-on-one sessions. During this intensive course, you will learn to feel the rhythmic pulse of sound and incorporate it into your favourite genres.

What will you learn?

  • The basics of Tala and Laya
  • Fundamentals of Carnatic rhythms
  • Konnakol exercises

After this set of 4 sessions, students will be able to:

  • Explain the concept and meaning of Tala
  • Differentiate between ancient and present-day Tala
  • Describe the given elements of Tala
  • State the Bols of prescribed Talas

About Dr Ghatam Karthick Subramaniam

Musician, Performing Artist, Music Teacher, and Composer

Dr Karthick Subramaniam is a musician, performing artist, music educator, and composer with over thirty-three years of experience.

Carrying the legacy of his illustrious gurus, Padmabhushan Sri T.H. Vikku Vinayakram and Sri Subash Chandran, Dr Karthick has performed all over the world, sharing the stage with several legendary artists.

He leads the popular Heartbeat Ensemble and regularly records for celebrated music directors like Ilayaraja, A.R. Rahman, and others. He has performed with varied artists in numerous records and on private channels.

Dr 'Ghatam' Karthick holds a PhD in Sanskrit and an MA in Indian Music from the University of Madras - and has conducted numerous demonstrations, outreach events, and interactive musical workshops at various institutions in India and abroad. 

He is the first Ghatam artist to receive the prestigious 'Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar' from Sangeet Natak Akademi. In addition to this, Karthick has been the recipient of the following titles, scholarships, fellowships, and awards.

  • Yuva Kala Bharathi, from Bharat Kalachar, Chennai
  • Naada Oli, from Nada Inbam, Chennai
  • Ghata Naada Mani, from Jagadguru Sri Sankaracharya Swamigal
  • Fellowship from the Department of Culture, Government of India
  • Award for Excellence, from Maharajapuram Sri Viswanatha Iyer Trust
  • Best Ghatam Artiste, from Indian Fine Arts Society
  • Best Ghatam Artiste, from Sri Krishna Gana Sabha
  • Award of Excellence from Shanthi Arts Foundation (SAFE), Chennai
  • Diamond Jubilee Award of Appreciation, from Nrithyodaya, Chennai
  • Kalki Memorial Award from Kalki Weekly, Chennai
  • Upa Pakka Vadyam Aaward from Sri Narada Gana Sabha

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