About Manikantan

Manikantan is unarguably one of the top Western Classical Gurus in India, training students who work as keyboardist and Pianist for A R Rahman and Ilaiyaraja. Manikantan has completed his 8th grade in Solo Piano and 8th Grade in Theory from Trinity College of Music under the tutelage of Cyrus Jal Panthaki, FTCL. He is also an expert in music software. He is one of senior faculty in Stephen Devassy's ‘Muzik Lounge’ Audio Engineering, teaching Logic Pro software, Piano and Music Theory. Manikantan is also the proud inventor of the ‘Dumb Piano’, a Piano that produces no sound, a perfect instrument for students to perfect their fingering techniques. Manikantan has been into music teaching for over 20 years and has trained over 500 students from all over the world.

Awards & Highlights

Completed 8th Grade in Solo Piano and 8th Grade in Music Theory from Trinity College of Music. One of senior faculty in Stephen Devassy's ‘Muzik Lounge’ Audio Engineering, teaching Logic Pro software, Piano and Music Theory. Has been a dedicated music teacher for the past 20 years and has trained over 500 students from all over the world.

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