I am a student of Carnatic music. I find the lessons very helpful. I consider myself blessed that I get an opportunity to learn the lessons thro' great videos and audios which offer a wide range
Perfect Learning aid
Acharyanet's video lessons offer great quality videos for affordable prizes for students all over the world to learn simple geetams in core ragas like Begada, Shankarabharanam and Dhanyasi taught by Chitravina N.Ravikiran. All the video lessons include important phrases in each raga.
Acharyanet also offers workshops on advanced improvisation techniques which will be useful to teachers as well as performing level students.
I have purchased Swaroopa Pancha Nadai Korvai - Advanced Laya Presentation. This is a lesson every musician should have to expand his/her World of rhythm. This is the only site with this tipe of material.
My daughter has been downloading classes from Acharyanet for the last 2 years and the lessons are extremely helpful and the videos are of excellent quality. It has been benefiting her tremendously. Sincere thanks to great Guru Sri Chitravina Ravikiran for making this available to students.
Best of the Best
Acharyanet has evolved through the years and is continuously surprising me with its versatility in offering a variety of avenues for those interested in Carnatic music. It offers books with notations that facilitate the beginner to obtain a strong foundation and the versatile to reinforce their techniques. A more recent addition is the offer of a trail for Carnatic Music Certificate Exams that can help students to formalize their learning.
Acharyanet is a treasure trove of Carnatic music, with a variety of music lessons offerings that can fit the needs of a range of music learners. It offers basic lessons, swarajathis, varnams and kritis that are combined with improvisation techniques, javalis and bhajans and rare masterpieces of the trinities.
A rare combination of music and teaching makes Acharyanet one of the premier websites where people can access the best of the best materials available for Carnatic music students and teachers alike.
My daughter has been using the videos from Acharya net for about 6 months now. These videos are like having a real-time teacher any time she wants. The "class style" videos with repetition makes it very easy to learn from them and also do a sing-along. She is also able to appreciate the nuances & gamakams better
The web site offers a wonderful repertoire of downloadable lessons for learning carnatic music.
It caters the needs from beginners to advanced students of carnatic music.
The audio/video quality is great, the lessons are straightforward in design and they offer valuable information about the song,composer, raga along with the lesson.
Revolutionary Development in Music
Acharyanet is the one of the revolutionary developments in the history of music learning. Lessons taught by great Guru Sri Chitravina Ravikiran, with the perfectly written textbooks and excellent audio lessons has made teaching Carnatic Music very easy for all the teachers around the world. Acharyanet has helped me tremendously in my teaching. The vocal lessons has helped my students to appreciate the importance of vocal music when we play the same on Veena. I strongly recommend this website to everybody. I thank the founder of Acharyanet for this great service to Carnatic music.
Amazing Music Lessons
I've been a student of the maestro Ravikiran for a long time now, but since I shifted to Bangalore, was finding it difficult to continue. With the help of Acharyanet, I'm back to pursuing music again with my guru's blessings! The amazing music available on the site are absolute gems and any sincere student of authentic Carnatic music would find these really invaluable. I only hope more and more of these lessons are added in the course of time!
Excellent music and lucidly taught.way to go Acharyanet!