Expressing the joy of the Soul
An introduction to classical indian music
with Raghunath Manet
Friday, 20 November – 11 December 2020
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm, Central European Time (CET)
This course is an invitation to gain a deeper understanding of the healing power of sound and rythme with a very gifted indian artist. Raghunath is also a very enthusiastic and energetic teacher. Classical Indian arts are his passion. He will share his deep love and understanding of the power of devotional music and dance to open the heart and put us in touch with the Divine.
Raghunath Manet is an exceptional artist. He is a world famous Indian classical musician/music composer and dancer/choreographer born in Pondicherry. He is a Bharathanatyam dancer and a Veena player.
Raghunath Manet has performed all over the world including at the Opera de Paris in France, as well as at prestigious festivals all over the world. In 2017, Dr. Manet received the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award presented by the President of India, recognizing Dr. Manet’s contributions promoting Indian arts and culture in France.
This four week course will include 4 classes of 90 minutes, with 45 minutes of theory and 45 minutes of practice. The topics will include:
Introduction to classical indian music
How to understand the melodies – “ragas”
The power of rythm – “tala”
Expression of devotion in Indian music and dance
Language: English with simultaneous translation into German, French and Spanish
Participation fee: 54 € for the whole course
As all our current online activities, the programme will also be taught through zoom.
The daily programme with zoom links will be sent 24 hours in advance.