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Name: Haari Haran Arumugam
Address: Bangsar, KL
Misc. Info: Senior student of Shri Bangalore Ravishankar (Temple of Fine Arts), has been learning and performing for past 14 years. Please feel free to give me a ring for further details on classes.
Name: Jayasree Arumugam
Address: No.14, Jalan, Ss 2/6, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
Telephone: 03-78742902 (res) Mobile: 6012-337 2257
Misc. Info: Studied Sitar in Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan (Academy of Fine Arts and Languages), Chennai (India), under the tutelage of late Sitar Nawaz Ustad Ahmed Hussain Khan, a member of the famous and ancient 'Mian Achpal Gharana' line of musicians and also tabla guru late Sri. Tathachari. Teaching sitar at the University Of Malaya's Co-curriculum department for past 28 years and also conduct private Sitar lessons from home.
Name: Bhawani Nimal Raj
Field: veena, Carnatic Vocal, Bharatanatyam
Address: georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
Misc. Info: Sangeetha Vidvaan graduate from Tamil Nadu Government Music College Madras. 10yrs of teaching experience at Temple of Fine Arts, Malaysia.
Name: Bharatanatyam School of Kalashetra
Field: Bharatanatyam School of Kalashetra
Address: No 14 Jalan Tempinis kanan Bangsar Lucky Garden 59100 Kuala Lumpur
Name: Neha Mondal Chakravarty
Field: Bharatanatyam teacher from Kalakshetra
Address: Swara Community Arts Center, No.7, Jalan 12/4 seksyen 12, Petaling Jeya 46200, Kuala Lumpur
Misc. Info: Post graduate from Kalakshetra foundation, Chennai. Having taught in India for over a decade, Neha is currently teaching at Swara Community Arts Center in PJ and performs locally and internationally. To learn the finer nuances of kalakshetra style from direct disciple of Kalakshetra, contact her.
Name: Guru Sir Chandramohan
Field: Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi
Address: Classes are conducted in Rawang, Cameron Highlands, Brickfields, Tapah, Petaling Jaya and Klang, Malaysia
Misc. Info: Guru Sri Chandramohan began his involvement in Bharatanatyam under the guidance of Niritya Kalaalayam Guru Srimathi Visalachi Ramachandran. He then completed his Arangetram in 1979. Compelled by passion for dance, he further pursued his diploma in Bharatanatyam under the tutelage of Padma Sri Guru K. Adayar Lakshman. In 1986, he learnt the nuances of Kuchipudi dance at the Kuchipudi Art Academy Chennai, under the tutelage of Dr. Vempati Chinna Satyam. Sri Nandhigeshwarar Art & Culture Heritage offers Bharathanatyam Classes, Nattuvangam Classes for all age students classes conducted at Rawang, Cameron Highlands, Brickfields, Tapah , Petaling Jaya and Klang. awarded with the title "Bharata Kala Shihamani". Website: http://www.srinandhigeswarar.com
Name: Dasari Vinod Kumar
Address: Kaulalampur, Malaysia.
Misc. Info: I am Vinod kumar, performing as a sitarist for past 30 years on stage and in film productions. I was taught by Pandit Atul Keshkar, Pune. I am teaching sitar at different institutions and at home. Please mail me if you want to learn sitar in HINDUSTANI pattern of music.
Name: Dattapriya Dhaneshwaran
Field: Violin and Sangeetham
Address: Sungai Chua, Kajang, Selangor.
Telephone: 0169835090 / 0146275690
Misc. Info: Have 17 years of experience in Carnatic music for Vocal and Violin. Graduated with Diploma in both vocal and violin practical in 2009. Currently pursuing Degree in Carnatic Music. Have 7 years of teaching experience.
Name: Devi Maheswaran Dance Studio (Shrimathi Devi Maheswaran)
Field: Bharathanatyam (KalaShetra style)
Address: No. 41, Tingkat 2, Jalan Teraju 25/67, Taman Sri Muda, Shah Alam
Telephone: 016-3173 954
Misc Info: A senior deciple of Guru Nattuva Thilagam Shrimathi Kamala Ramachandran. To furtherenhance dancing skill went to India to study under the quidance of Guru Padmashree Adayaar K. Lakshmanan, Shrimathi Roja Kannan and Shrimathi Nagamani Srineevasa Rao.
Name: Ezhilvani Ganesh
Field: Carnatic Vocal
Address: Cyberia Smart Homes, Cyberjaya.
Telephone: 0166750206, 01133153836.
Misc.Info: Almost 20 years experience. have done many programs in India. Classes in weekends: 10 am to 8pm and weekdays: 7pm to 9pm. Available theory class as well.
Name: Dhashani Ganesalingam (Nadhalaya Music Academy)
Field: South Indian Carnatic Vocal and Theory Classes
Address: Cheras, Kajang, Petaling Jaya, & Brickfields
Misc. Info: Qualified from Annamalai University, Chidambaram. Help to organize the Papanasam sivan Competition in Kuala Lumpur. teaching experience from 2007. taught at The Temple of Fine Arts Kuala Lumpur as well as Chennai. Affiliated with Sivan Fine Arts Academy, Chennai. as well as Annamalai University, Chidambaram. students will be attending exams (practical & theory) by examinors from india. for furthur details please feel free to mail me and i will pass u my contact no.
Field: Mridangam, Tabla, Ghatam, Muharsang, Ganjira, Drum Pad, Kompang
Address: No. 15-24, Vista Impiana, Taman Bukit Serdang, Seksyen 10, 43400, Sri Kembangan Selangor DE, Malaysia.
Telephone: +6016641 7164
Misc. Info: Gopikrishna, Founder and Course Director of The Groove School Of Percussion (www.thegrooveschool.com) have been performing for past 20 years. Mastered Mridangam in bangalore, teaching and performing in South East Asia countries and dedicated to promote Percussion & Music and its instruments through classes, concerts, lecture demonstrations, workshops
Name: Rekha Guruswamy
Field: Hindustani Vocal
Address: Mont Kiara, Jalan Kiara 2, KL
Misc. Info: I have received training for a total of 14 years in both Hindustani and Carnatic music from India and Singapore. I would be taking singing and theory lessons in North Indian classical style to beginner level students. My main focus is to impart training in voice modulation, taal, theory of North Indian classical music, correct pronunciation for those from diverse backgrounds, self correcting methods and music appreciation. Students will equip themselves with classical skills to sing any style of music from any region of india independently. Classes suitable for beginners. South Indian style music learners who want to switch to North Indian style will benefit immensely.
Name: Kumaresh Indran
Field: Tabla, Pakhwaj & Mridangam, Kanjira
Address: Seremban, Malaysia
Telephone: Mobile +6016-6268784 & +6012-9164288
Misc Info: In 1991, he began learning the Tabla at a very tender age of seven, in Malaysia under the guidance and tutelage of the late Guru Sri Ohme Maheswaran and continued his advanced level in Tabla under Guru Shailandra Mishra and Guru Navin Kumar of Indian High Commission. He learned various Gharanas schools traditions notes known as Farukabarth, Banares, Delhi, from both Gurus. This tabla training includes thorough explanations of tabla technique, concepts of rhythmic cycles and playing speeds. At the age of fifteen he went to India to study Mirdangam under Guru Sri J.Padmanathan known as Mirdangam Patthu. He also learned the Tanjavur notes in Mirdangam from Guru Sri Thiruvannamalai Sivakumar.
Name: J. Jeya Sanggari
Address: Cheras, Klang
Misc. Info: Master's holder in Bharathanatyam from Annamalai University, Chidambaram,India (sponsored by ICCR, Indian Govt.) and completed arangetram under the Temple of Fine Arts Malaysia. Kindly contact me for more details on classes.
Name: Shobha Janardanan
Field: Vocal - Carnatic, Bhajan, Devotional, Inter-genre / fusion
Address: Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Telephone: +603 - 22606966 betweem 6-8pm
Misc. Info: M.A. Indian Music (Madras University), Certificate of Carnatic Music (Madras University) Experience: Music lectures, recordings, stage and TV -singing, musical theatre, wedding-singing, jingle-singing, compere-work. Only group class given presently due to hectic schedules. Time: 10-11 am Sundays only.
Name: K.Jayalakshmi Premkumar
Field: Veena, Carnatic Vocal & Bhajans, Miruthangam, Gadam,
Address: No 8, 1st. Floor, Jalan Dato Lee Fong Yee, 70000 Seremban,N.S.,Malaysia
Field: Born in India & now a Malaysian, hails from a lineage of musicians and was trained under the tutelage of the late Professor Dr.S. Ramanathan in Vocal, Dr.R.S. Jayalakshmi in Veena & Dr.TH Subashchandran in Gadam. In 2008, acquired a Master of Arts (M.A.) in carnatic music from Madras University majoring in vocal.She has accompanied many leading artistes locally & internationally. In Malaysia, she is one of the leading female gadam & veena artiste. In 1995, she started Sahaana Music Academy in Seremban and to date the music academy teaches 13 kind of traditional & western instruments which can be viewed at www.sahaanamusic.com. Besides performing, she was invited as a judge in various music competitions hosted by ASTRO such as Paadal Thiran Potti, Vaanavil Superstar Competition etc.
Name: Kamal Roop K
Field: Bollywood Dance
Address: Gasing Indah, Petaling Jaya
Telephone: 012-320 5249
Misc. info: K's Bolly Fit consist of an expressive dance style incorporating a fusion of indian classical, folk-bhangra, arabic, latino and hiphop / funk styles with a touch of pure bollywood cheese to top it all off!
Name: Amsavani Kuppusamy
Field : Veena
Address: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Telephone : 006-0164473885
Misc. Info. Amsavani is a disciple of Master Siva Supramaniam and Smt Bala Ambal, Retired Principal and Head of Veena Department of Swati Tirunal College, Trivandrum. Veenai classes for all ages. Facebook - Amsavani Kuppusamy
Name: Gayathri Menon
Field: veena & Vocal
Address: Taman Petaling Utama, Off Old Klang Road
Misc. Info: Student of Vijayalakshmi Arumugam (Temple of Fine Arts), been learning for the last 17 years, and student of Sampagodu Vighnaraja (Temple of Fine Arts). Taking classes for all ages. Please do not hesitate to drop a line for more info.
Name: Achyuthan Sashidaran Nair
Field: Carnatic Violin
Address: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Telephone: +6019 759 3586
Misc. Info: A senior deciple of the late Sanggeetha Booshanam Valambikai Rajagopal. Have been peforming for more than 20 years in carnatic music, as violin soloist and vocal / instrumental accompaniment. Been also involve in bharatha natya productions and composition for dance productions.
Name: Vicknes Nair
Field: Tabla (Benaras Gherana)
Address: Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Negeri Sembilan
Misc. Info: Senior student/son of Shri Chandra Sekaran who has obtained lesson from Pandit Kumar Bose (Tabla player for Pandit Ravi Shankar) Kolkata. I have been learning and performing for past 18 years. Please feel free to give me a ring for further details on classes.
Address: Klang Valley, Selangor, Malaysia
Misc. Info: Teaching Veena & Sangeetham
Name: Dr. Jayakrishnan P.R
Field: Carnatic Music Vocal and Carnatic Flute
Address: University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
Telephone: Mobile- 012-3526094
Music Info: I am interested to teach anyone the basics of Carnatic music vocal and Carnatic Flute. Since I am working, my classes can only be on Saturdays and Sundays. I am learning carnatic vocal for a period of 10 years. Also I learned carnatic flute from Kalabhavan Prasad, Irinjalakkuda Vishakan etc. I am also interested to teach Sopana sangeetham to anyone who is interested. I learned Sopanasangeetham from Kalapeetam Saju and Thrichattukulam Sangeeth Marar. You can have a look on my music talents in the youtube channel. Anyone interested can contact me in my email or mobile. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9G6e6gBKO38
Name: Puskalla Thevi Kanaga Sundram
Field: Carnatic vocal ,sanskrit language ,Bhajan, Devotional, Inter-genre / fusion
Address:Penang, Malaysia My Classes are conducted in Butter worth ( Main land ) ,Simpang Ampat, Alma,Kulim , Sungai Petani
Misc. Info: Sri Thyagaraja Government College Of Music & Dance. 16yrs of teaching experience (Singapore, London ) Experience: Music lectures And Workshop *songs training will be given in 8 languages (tamil, telugu, malayalam, hindi, sanskrit, marathi, kannadam, benggal) * Class will be conducted bilingual. More explanation in theory. * Students will be trained to improve their memory skills and Over come stress *This is certified programme.
Name: Hema Nandhini Raguraman
Address: Puchong. Selangor Malaysia
Telephone: + 6 012-5263763
Misc Info: Bharatanatyam & Theory Classes, Yoga for all students (compulsory). Exam based syllabus.
Field: Veena and Carnatic Vocal
Address: Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya. 46150
Telephone: 016 3630768
Name: Sabtha Jyothi Music & Art Center
Field: veenai, sangeetham, Tabla, violin, guitar, barathnatyam, bhajan.
Address: spring hill lukut, seremban n.s
Misc. Info: conduct Indian classical music & art classes Seriously looking for teachers to teach sangeetham, veenai, tabla, violin, sitar, mirtangam or any other Indian classical instruments.
Name: Lawrence Sackris
Field: Dance - Odissi and Contemprorary
Address: Bandar Tun Razak, 88-01-04, Flat Sri Kota, Cheras 56000, Kuala Lumpur.
Telephone: Mobile - +6012 - 2765573
Misc. Info: Learnt Odissi under the tutelage of Ramli Ibrahim, later he decided to further his Intensive Odissi Trainings with acclaimed international Odissi Gurus, he travel to Australia and Orissia and learnt Odissi with Dr. Chandrabhanu, Guru Gajendra Panda and Guru Durga Charan Ranbir. Lawrence blossomed as an Odissi Dancer and performed in several Odissi Productions in Malaysia as well as in India and Singapore, endowed with an attractive stage presence he has the ability to take on any role poetry either Lassya (feminine) or Tandava (Muscle) for him Odissi had a feel of it, there is no turning back...
Name: J.B. Aravind Sharma
Field: Mirdangam & kanchira
Address: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Misc. Info: Senior Disciple of Guru Vidwan Shri T.A.J.Sharmaji (Managing Director of Sruthi Laya Ghana Vidyala,Malaysia). He have been performing mridangam for Bharathanatyam programmes/arangetram/salangai puja since 2006 for numerous senior & upcoming dance teachers in Malaysia. Have been accompanying both on the mridangam and kanjira for kutcheries in Malaysia and India for many senior and upcoming artists. Currently tutoring mridangam at SLGV Music Academy and also providing private tutoring (group & individual) within Klang Valley for passionate students. "Sruthi Matha, Laya Pitha"
Name: Neeta Singh
Field: Vocal (Carnatic/Hindustani/Bhajan/Gazals) Kuchipudi, Bharatanatyam Language classes (Hindi)
Address: Old Klang Road, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Misc. Info: Born in India, Neeta Singh is an Indian classical singer and dancer. She specializes in the South Indian classical forms Carnatic vocal, Kuchipudi and Bharatanatyam and North Indian Classical forms Hindustani vocal, Bhajan and Ghazals. Neeta has performed regularly on stage, radio and television in India from the age of six, and at venues in the Malaysia since 2002. She is also a passionate teacher and enjoys a growing student following in Kuala Lumpur. Neeta was introduced to music at the early age of five under the tutorage of Smt Vatsala Ramaswamy. During her youth, she found her guru in Smt. Savitri Annaji and Sri Kollegal Subramaniam Shastri. Neeta started learning Kuchipudi and Bharatnatyam at the age of 5 under tutorage of Late Sri. Shanmugam Pillai and found her guru in Mrs. Sarita Dilip in 1992. In 1996, Neeta started her rigorous training under famous vocalist and acclaimed Ghazal maestro Pundit Vittal Rao.
Name: Prithipal Singh
Address: Bandar Sunway , Petaling Jaya, Selangor Malaysia
Misc. Info: Champion in the National Kirtan Competition for many times held in Perak every year. Have a group with brothers and sing in nothern indian classical style.
Name: Apoorva Soni
Field: Admirable Kathak, Bollywood Dance and Aerobics
Address: A-11-12, The Heritage Residences, Mines Resort City, Jalan SB Dagang, Seri Kenbangan 43300, Malaysia
Misc. Info: 1. President of India award winner. 2. Diploma holder in Kathak. 3. First rank holder in star dance awards 2012
Name: Mrs Sharmala Subramaniam
Address: Kelana Jaya, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Misc. Info: Professional Bharathanatyam (Tanjavur) available for anyone from age of 3 onwards. We are intending to start special classes for mothers. Facebook - Sharmala Bharatha Natya Acdmy
Name: Sugam Karnatica
Field: Sangeetham (South Indian Classical Vocal), violin, Veena, harmonium, mirdangam, tabla, classical guitar, Bharata Natyam, ZIZU (3-6 years old)
Address: 50, Jalan 16/6, Section 16, 46000 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
Telephone:+6012.223.9356 / +603.79604790
Misc. Info: ZIZU (3-6 years old), Orange Harvest (for children with special needs), Samarpanam Cultural Camp (year-end school holiday program). Classes conducted at our academy is based on a semester system. There will be examinations after a student finishes a certain Grade. Students will be awarded certificates when they complete each grade, at the end of the year during the graduation ceremony. For further info, please do not hesitate to call us.
Name: Alvin T.J.
Field: Ghazal Geet Singer, (Punjabi, Urdu, Hindi)
Address: (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Misc. Info: (Admirer of Ustad Mehdi Hassan Khan Sahib, Ustad Ghulam Ali Khan Sahib and Shri Jagjit Singh ji, Ustad Parvez Mehdi Sahib, Great Mohd. Rafi Sahib and Great Kishore Da and other great singers of sub-continent. (Music Composer of Ghazal,Geet, Filmi, Non-Filmi, Indian-Pakistani Pop music, Hindi, Urdu Gospel Music). Have been working as a musician form last 25 years , turned as a vocalist since last 13 years, Voice is similar to and a true copy of Jagjit singh's voice.. Professional Ghazal Geet Singer. (Punjabi, Urdu, Hindi) Have a studio facility to record audio / Cuebase. Have a range of musicians: Guitar, Sitar, Tabla, Keyboard, vocalist for private functions, Mehfil, Birthday function, wedding reception etc.
Name: Pavaani Thannimalai
Address: Gelugor, Penang, Malaysia
Misc. Info: Currently, I am conducting 5 classes in Penang. Saturdays: Sg. Ara Tamil School & Gelugor Kaaliamman temple Sundays: Sg. Dua Krishna Temple, Dato Kramat Kamatchi Amman Temple & Sridhi Sai Baba Center (Queen Street). Champion of Got Talent Contest. Performances are done for temple prayers, Penang State - Tourism Development & Culture organized shows, UNESCO organized shows, Georgetown Festival, Indian Global Shopping Festival, Pesta Pulau Pinang, TV Programs and other major events organized by Corporate Companies, NGOs, Individual Organizations and others. Students are performing semi-classical for fusion for these events as well. Website - http://bvnn.weebly.com/
Name: Theventhiran, Sugumaran
Field: Bharatanatyam, Nattuvangam & Sangeetham
Address: no, 2494 R/J 3/18, Tmn Rasah Jaya, 70300 Seremban, Malaysia
Misc. Info: Natiya Thilagam Guru Shree Theventhiran Sugumaran had early traning under Natiya Kalai Arasi Srimathi Vijaya mala of Kalashetra & a disciple of Guru Srimathi Kamalarani of Kalakshetra for his Nattuvangam. Guru Theventhiran is also a leading vocalist for barathanatyam programmes. Shree Thevan Baratha Kalalayam offers Barathanatyam classes & Nattuvangam Classes for all age of s/ tudents at Seremban , Tmn Rasah Jaya , Rantau , Kuala Pilah & Petaling Jaya .
Field: Sangeetham, Thevaram & Tamil Class
Address: Ampang, KL
Misc. Info: Classes is conducted in places Allover Malaysia Inclusive of (1 to 1) private classes. Students will be given personal coaching and will be going thorugh basic process of examination, assignments to achieve needed quality and also will be given certificate upon every succesful completion.
Name: Vadhini Fine Arts
Address: Masai, Senai, Tampoi, Kangkar Pulai (Johor), Rawang (Selangor), Kuching (Sarawak)
Telephone: 012-7820112 / 012-7215519 (Johor), 019-3515418 (Rawang), 019-8591452 (Kuching)
Misc. Info: Natya Kala Rathnam Srimathi Parameswary Pannir Chelvam, the founder of Vadhini Fine Arts learnt bharathanatyam with her first guru Srimathi Rajeswary Arumugam and furthered her passion in dance with Natya Kala Ratnam Natya Kala Booshnam Srimathi Indra Rajan in Mylapore, India. She also learnt nattuvanggam from Sri Panthanallur Srinivasan Pillai in India. Classes are conducted for students above 4 years old in: Masai (Saturday at 1.30pm), Senai (Saturday at 4.30pm), Tampoi (Sunday at 1.30pm), Kangkar Pulai (Sunday at 6.00pm) Rawang (Sunday at 10.30 am) Kuching (Saturday at 2.00pm)
Field: Bharathanatyam, Odissi, Bollywood dance, Hip-hop/ Modern, Sangeetham (Carnatic)
Address: Bandar Puteri, Puchong
Telephone: 016 276 1679 (Hanusha)
Misc. Info: Our teachers are well established choreographers and instructors, who are graduates from the Temple of Fine Arts International, obtaining brief training under Guru Shri Adayar K. Lakshman, ex- Sutra performer who learnt Odissi under the tutelage of Ramli Ibrahim, Dr. Chandrabhanu, Guru Gajendra Panda and Guru Durga Charan Ranbir. We are from well established dance schools around the Klang Valley. We have choreographed and trained dancers for many major national events and productions in Malaysia and overseas. The teachers are seasoned performers as well with more than 15 years experience with active participation in projects Internationally. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further details regarding classes for any genre above mentioned.
Name: Vinitha Venu
Misc. Info: Learnt for 13 years and also Kaikottikali - Kerala's Traditional Dance, have got Guniess world record in 2012
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