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Brhaddhvani{BRH} is an institution standing for excellence and quality in Carnatic music education through a researched program called Correlated Objective Music Education and Training (COMET) connected with all art forms, giving a strong foundation specifically addressing the individual artistic needs. The voice culture program is very well known based on the principles of veena for the accurate production of tones at the specific Cakras in the body leading to a healthy voice. Music students from the Hindustani tradition as well as students of music from all over the world come to learn the COMET way of voice production. This is part of our Music therapy program as well. Apart from the fully trained faculty in Carnatic music we have eminent guest faculty training for Dance, Acting, Indian Culture and Philosophy, Sanskrit, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi. World’s greatest maestros such as Shree Sripada Pinakapani, K.V. Narayanaswamy, T. Viswanathan, T.M. Thyagarajan have taught here. Shree Lalgudi Jayaraman is the patron guest artiste and teacher at Brhaddhvani.  His students Lalgudi G.J.R. Krishnan, Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi and Bombay Jayasri Ramnath are part of the guest faculty at Brhaddhvani.

The following courses are specially designed to suit the individual artistic needs.

1. Carnatic Music leading up to performance (3+2 years, Graduate and Post graduate)

2.Carnatic Music foundation for Hindustani music students

3.Carnatic Music foundation for Folk musicians

4.Carnatic Music foundation for students in improvised music forms such as Jazz.

5.Carnatic Music foundation for Dancers

6.Carnatic Music foundation for Theatre artistes

7.Carnatic Music foundation for Primary Education

8.Carnatic Music foundation for Music Therapists

9.Carnatic Music foundation for Tamil oratory



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Brhaddhvani, 55, 3rd street, East Abhiramapuram, Mylapore, Chennai - 600004, INDIA
Tel 91-44-2498-8875 | E-mail

BRHADDHVANI is a non-profit registered organization with 80G tax exemption.
Your generous support and patronage to us qualifies for exemption from income-tax.











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