Advanced Ghatam

In this course, students will learn complete Kanta chapu (5 beats) and any two of the 35 thalams. This course also focuses on teaching the students the advanced mathematics involved in Indian Percussion, Korvai Composition techniques and advanced song accompaniment techniques. This course also involves Korappu training. On completion of this course, students will be able to perform solos with Mridangam or accompany complex songs in Aadhi, Rupakam, Misra Chaapu thalams and Kanta Chapu thalams in both Vilamba kaalam and Chowka kaalams.

Course Modules

  1. Advanced Level Theory

    Advanced theory on Carnatic music and 35 Thala System.
  2. Misra chapu - 4 beats

    Misra Chapu Chathusra Nadai lessons.
  3. Misra Chapu - 3 beats

    Misra Chapu Thisra Nadai lessons.
  4. Misra Chapu - Mohara and Korvai

    An important part of every thalam that involves pharan sorkals and interesting calculations.
  5. Interesting Korvais

    Some interesting korvais in Misra Chapu Thalam involving complex calculations and mathematics.
  6. Kanta Chapu - 4 beats

    Kanta Chapu Chathusra Nadai lessons
  7. Kanta Chapu - 3 beats

    Kanta Chapu Thisra Nadai lessons
  8. Kanta Chapu - Mohara Korvai

    Mohara and Korvai in Kanta Chapu thalam
  9. Interesting Korvais - Kanta Chapu Thalam

    Some interesting korvais in Kanta Chapu thalam involving complex calculations and creativity.
  10. Thani Avarthanam Training

    Lessons on how to play a solo in any of the 4 basic thalams.

Course Features

HQ Video Call Classroom with Recording Feature

One to One, High quality classes through an in-built customized video call application that works on the browser without the need to install any external software like skype or facetime. All you need is a Laptop, Chrome/Firefox and a good internet connection. There is also a built-in class recorder which lets users record their lessons and playback later for practise.

Dashboard - Progress Tracking

Every student is provided with a dashboard with features to track practice, performance and course progress. It displays course modules, class feedbacks, improvement tips, next class timings and a lot more information.

Class Schedule / Rescheduler

A calendar that displays the upcoming classes, concerts and other events. A easy drag-drop interface to allow rescheduling of classes to allow maximum flexibility.

Course Gallery

Course Gallery holds the course ebooks, course related videos, notations, informative pictures and various other information that is regularly updated and maintained.

Notes Timeline

Completed classes are updated with class notes, improvement tips, practise notes and feedbacks from Guru that are stored in the form of a timeline for future reference.

Music Theory Blackboard

A music theory Q and A blackboard that is maintained by the Guru to educate the students in music theory.


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