USD 455

Course duration
12 week(s)
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Learning more varnams and kritis give us a deeper insight into the music. The way the ragas move in every composition . The creativity of the composer. Varnams give a good grip over laya. Kritis pave way for creativity in the student.

Course Format

Batch Size: 1

Duration: 12 weeks, one 45 mins lesson per week


 Learning Varnams will help in laying a very strong foundation for all advanced learning particularly in the creative aspects of music.Varnams are very significant forms which have to be learnt and practiced diligently.The Kriti is the most celebrated form in concerts and most widely performed in present day concerts and the student understands the concept of Gamakas in each new raga they learn through the Varnams and Kritis.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course the student should be able to

-          Sing the varnams taught so far in two speeds

-          Sing the keerthanams and krithis taught so far

-          Identify the raga when the notes are sung.

-      Create small swara passages in the ragas taught.

Those who have completed CV109 with the academy. Those who have had at least 2 years of training and can sing 7 tana varnams in two speeds and 2 kritis.

Student must complete CVERe exam with a passing grade of Honors or above.

  • Pantuvarali
  • Gajavadana-Shriranjini
  • Ekambresha Nayikem-Karnataka Shuddha Saveri
  • Varavallabha Ramana-Hamsadhwani
  • Ragalakshana-Karnataka Suddha Saveri
  • Ragalakshana-Sriranjani