Hindustani Classical Vocal Music
Syllubus of the Course Content

The syllabus comprises of the courses for certificate course for Centre for creativity, IIT Guwahati for vocal music for two years course. The syllabus aims to provide basic concepts of Indian Classical Music (Vocal)

1st semester

Introduction to Indian classical music; Definition of basic terms: Sangeet, Shruti,Swar,Laya,Tala Etc.; Study On Shruti,Swara,Saptak, Alankar; Concept Of Thata And Raga ; Rabindra Sangeet, Folk Music , Tarana, Bhajan etc.

Name of ragas: Yaman, Bhupali, Desh etc.

2nd semester

Concepts of Laya And Taala; Brief knowledge of traditional books of music and its writer; knowledge of Lakshangeet; Bandish of Raags and performances with Tabla; Taans and Alaaps; Taranas and Bhajan,Dhruapd and Dhamar; Rabindra Sangeet Folk Music etc.

Name of ragas: Kafi,Khamaj,Todi etc..

3rd semester

Different types of Gharanas;Different types of Taans etc.,

Name of Ragas: Tilak Kamod, Sutdha Kalayan, Miyan Malhar etc.

4th semester

Different types of singing style; Knowledge Of Thumri, Dadra etc.

Name Of Ragas: Lalit, Vasanta, Bahar etc.

References:
  • Harichandara srivastav, Raag parichya, sangeet sadan prakashan. 2013
  • Pt. Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande kramik pustak mallika, edited by Lakshmi Narayan garg, sangit karyalaya.1991
  • Vasant ,edited by Laxmi Narayan Garg ,Sangeet Visharad, sangeet karyalaya, Hathras,1997
  • V S Nigam Sangeet Kaumudi – Lucknow, 1943
  • Lakshmi Narayan Garg, Sangeet Taal Parichya, sangeet karyalaya, Hathras,2013

COURSE FORM

Course Instructor : Mrs. Bhaswati Sarma Know More

Dr. Anita Mahanta Know More