2016 3/15 – 4/19 – Alchemy of the Voice

Mid-City, LA

Gig Description

Alchemy of the Voice w/ Sheela Bringi

– 4 class series –

The voice is our primary instrument of self-expression and sacred instrument of tone, word and connection to the Divine. Learn the foundational practices of voice cultivation in the Indian tradition for greater flexibility, accuracy and resonance in the voice. Attune yourself to the rapturous melodic modes (ragas) of Indian music through guided call-and-response singing. Learn devotional songs and chants from several regions in India. Cultivate your sadhana (daily practice) of sacred singing as a means to connect to greater creativity, passion and self-expression in life.

:: Class Topics ::
– Indian melodic language of sargam
– 7 svaras (notes) of Indian music
– Voice and ear-training practices
– Introduction to Raga, Indian melodic modes
– Kirtans and Bhajans from several regions in India

Dates: Tuesdays; March 15, March 22, April 5th, April 19th.
Time: 7:30 – 8:45pm.
Cost: $100 for the 4 week class series
Location: Mid-City, LA. Address sent upon registration.
Class Recordings provided.

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