Name: Academy of Indian Music (NAM) - Prashant Soni
Field: Keyboard, Harmonium, Piano, Tabla, Dhol, Dholak, Khol Dafli, Drumset, Guitar, Singing Bansuri, and Singing lessons, Indian, Western
Address: Hartford, Glastonbury, Rocky hill, Newington, Manchester, Middle town, Hartford County, CT
Misc. Info: Prashant Soni (founder of NAM,Teacher, Multi Instrumentalist Musician, Singer having more than 2 decades of experience in teaching and music field). Misc. Info: For details, please visit www.NAADYOG.ORG NaadYog Academy of Indian Music is a conservatory and community-based school of preparatory and continuing studies with a curriculum rooted in the tradition of Indian music. Its faculty promotes profound musical understanding and technical mastery, encourages growth of imagination, and fosters an attitude of inquiry about the role of music and the musician in the larger world, that empower all in our community to develop and practice positive character traits. Our Program is partnered with surrounding communities to provide educational music experiences via seminars, workshops in public and private schools, elder housing facilities, hospitals and other organizations.
Name: Rachna Ramya Agrawal
Address: Hartford / Stamford/New London/New Haven, CT, USA
Misc. Info: Performer, Choreographer, author and educator Rachna Ramya Agrawal has studied Kathak under Smt. Maya Rao, recipient of Sangeet Natak Academy award, and the Jaipur style of kathak under Guru Rajendra Gangani, an exponent of Kathak. Rachna received a Master's degree in dance from the prestigious Pracheen Kala Kendra in India. She also trained in Choreography at the Natya Institute of Choreography in New Delhi, India. Today she performs extensively and teaches in CT and NY. For more information please see www.kathakusa.com.
Name: Sarada Nori Akella
Field: Kuchipudi Dance and Carnatic music classes
Address: South windsor, Connecticut , USA.
Telephone: 860 808 9879
Name: Madhu Anbu
Field: Kalakshetra Style Bharatanatyam
Address: Nadanaalaya, Rocky Hill, CT
Misc. Info: Authentic Bharathanatyam lessons for Kids and Adults. At Rocky Hill, CT on Thursdays & Fridays. Will come over to other near by locations if there is a batch of 5-6 kids.
Name: Mahi Arora
Field: Bollywood dance & Bharatnatyam
Address: South Windsor, CT
Telephone: 860 538 3533
Misc. Info:Boys and Girls, learn how to dance like your favorite Bollywood stars! - Open to Boys & Girls through age 14 - 1 Session per week for 7 weeks - 1 Hour per session - Just $50 for the whole package! http://www.DanceWithMahi
Name: Vijayalakshmi Balaji
Field: Carnatic music- Vocal
Address: Manchester, Connecticut
Misc. Info: Grand daughter of Kalaimamani Mannargudi Sambasiva Bhagavathar.Graduated in carnatic music from the Department of Indian music,University of Madras. I have done concerts in India. Carnatic vocal music classes are offered through Skype or phone for Beginners and advanced level students of all ages.
Name: Avinash Bengeri
Field: Flute / Indian Bansuri (Hindustani Classical)
Address: 155 Marilyn Dr, Bridgeport, CT 06606
Telephone: 475 449 7784
Name: Avni Chauhan
Field: Bharatnatyam - Indian Classical dance
Address: Milford, CT, USA
Misc. Info: Come and join us for Bharatnatyam classes opening in Milford, CT area. Classes on weekday evenings and weekends. Dance Guru is Bharatnatyam Visharad and exponent. Batches will be filled on first come first serve basis, so hurry up and give your child the gift of Indian culture and heritage. This curriculum links your child to Music, Arts, Literature, History, Theater Arts and Yoga.
Name: CT Bhangra Association
Address: Coco Keys: 3580 E Main St. Waterbury, CT
Telephone: (860) 538 6807
Misc. Info: CT Bhangra Association presents the 2014 Summer Bhangra Camp lead by instructors who have competed all over the nation including: Seattle, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, Washington DC, San Francisco, Las Vegas & more! Summer Session 4- Sundays (July 6-July 27, 4:00pm-6:30pm) $100 Summer Session 5-Saturdays (August 2-August 23, 12:00pm-2:30pm) $100 Summer Session 6- Sundays (August 3-August 24, 4:00pm-6:30pm) $100
Name: Aishwarya Chakravarthy
Field: Bharatnatyam (Kalakshetra Style), Nattuvangam
Address: Currently teaching in Avon, East Granby, Farmington, West Hartford and South Windsor. If you have more than 4 students in you area, I would be willing to come over to your place and teach
Misc. Info: Been teaching and performing in India for over 15 years. Recipient of several prestigious awards including scholarship from Central Govt of India (CCRT).
Name: Kumar Das
Field: Indian Carnatic music
Address: Apt # 3 Bridgeport Ct. 06604
Misc. Info: I am Carnatic vocal certificate holder Started my Masters in University of Bridgeport. I completed my graduation in india and given many shows in television. I am very much intrested in Carnatic music field and want to teach students who are intrested in carnatic vocal.
Name: Ranendra Das
Address: New Haven, CT
Misc. Info: Private and group Tabla classes in Connecticut and the Tri-State area. All ages and skill levels. Indian Classical and fusion performances. www.ranendradas
Name: Sreenivas Gunupuru
Field: Vocal Indian light music
Address: Stamford, CT, USA
Telephone: 510-209-0544 (c)
Name: Shefali Jain
Field: Kathak - North Indian Classical Dance
Address: Yale, New Haven CT
Misc. Info: Shefali Jain has trained with Gretchen Hayden and renowned Kathak maestro Pandit Chitresh Das for the past 10 years. Shefali has performed throughout the Boston area with the Chhandika Dance Ensemble and taught children/ adults classes at the Chhandika Institute of Kathak Dance. Classes will be offered on Fridays from 3:30-4:30pm at 55 Audubon St, New Haven CT. In addition to studying Kathak, students will also be exposed to Indian classical music, Indian mythology/ religion and the history, philosophy and traditions of India.
Name: Shaily Jaiswal - IndoWestern Dance Academy LLc.
Field: Bollywood, Fusion, Hip Hop, Semi Classical
Address: Classes in South Windsor, Hamden, Southington,Farmington, Hartford area. Will come over to your location for group of 5 and more
Telephone: 860 740 6917
Misc. Info: Bollywood dance classes for all age groups. Students are exposed to Indian dances, culture and celebrations and perform at various events throughout the state.
Name: Kashyap Jani: Shyam Kedar School of Indian Music
Field: Tabla, Sitar, Keyboard , Vocal
Address: Kashyap Jani: Shyam Kedar School of Indian Music Address: 327 Broad street City : Bridgeport State : CT PostalCode : 06604 Country : USA Fax : (203)
Telephone: Phone : (203)335-8152
Misc. Info: Teaches at Shyam Kedar School of Indian Music http://www.bridgeport.edu/~kashyap/music.htm
Name: Liza Joseph
Field: Bharathanatyam, Semi-classical, Folk
Misc. Info: Teaches Bharatanatyam, Semi-classical, Fusion, folk and Mohiniyattom dance classes in Danbury,CT.For other class locations in New York and other details, please call or email.Bharatanatyam costumes/jewelry is available for rent/sale. Workshops and Lecture demonstrations for Schools, Libraries etc. Website : http://natyamudra.tripod.com/
Name: Ramchandra Joshi
Field: Hindustani Classical Vocal and Keyboard/Harmonium
Address: 83 Morgan Street Stamford CT 06905
Misc. Info: All India Radio( Mumbai) Grade B+ Artist , Won All India Radio Nationwide Ward in Classical and semi classical Vocal. Extensively performed in India , USA , Europe , UK http://www.iapa-usa.org/artists/
Name: Sagarika Kanjilal, Sangeetayan, School of Indian (Hindustani) Music
Field: Hindustani Vocal music
Address: Fairfield / Westport at Fairfield CT, Newington / Hartford at Newington CT, and Shrewsbury / Westborough at Shrewsbury MA
Telephone: (203) 333-
Misc. Info: Learn Hindustani classical music including Bhajan, Khayal, Thumri, Tappa, Raga Pradhan, Najrulgeeti, and other traditional songs. Website - Sangeetayan.org
Name: Daksha Kantaria - Swara Dance Academy
Address: Glastonbury CT, 06073 USA
Name: Ajay Kapur
Field: Tabla, Sitar, Electronic Music
Address: New Canaan CT
Misc. Info: I play Tabla (Punjabi - Ustad Alah Rakha gharana) and Sitar (vilayat khan gharana). I am a musical scientist, studying the acoustics, and gestures of indian classical instruments to make New Digitized Indian Classical Instruments. I teach beginners who wish to learn about theka, raga, tabla, sitar...and other modern forms of improvisational music.
Name: Amee Karnavat
Field: Bollywood dance
Address: 300 Cold Spring Road, Rocky Hill, Ct - 06067
Name: Jithendra Kishore
Field: Violin - Carnatic
Address: 17 Lakeshore Dr Apt B1 Farmington CT 06032 USA
Telephone: 860 770 6419
Misc. Info: Please contact for classes and fees (Jithendra is well-known violin artist from Bangalore-India trained under his father Ananth S.V. and higer education under Guru Vidwan A. Veerabhadraiah and Vidwan Anoor S Ramakrishna Bangalore. He has performed in prestigious venues throughout India, Srilanka, Ireland and USA. He runs music institute called "Sri Vani Institute of Music(R)" in Bangalore India.) He offers classes in Violin.
Name: Anuradha Kothandaraman
Field: Carnatic Vocal music
Address: Trumbull CT USA
Misc. Info: Teaches Music in person/online for 5yrs to adults. Accepting Beginner, Intermediate and advance level students
Name: Usha Kumar
Field: Indian Classical Carnatic Music-Vocal, also Vocal Devotional Music
Address: Danbury, CT
Telephone: 203 297 8771
Misc. Info: Carnatic music vocal. Group and private classes, in person for beginners, in person or Skype for intermediate and advanced level students of all ages. Offering music workshops and short programs for educational purpose. Student of Late Sri Ananthagopalan and (Lalgudi) Smt Padmavathy Ananthagopalan from Thyagaraja Sishya Parampara. Also student of Late Sri Rajagopalan (Uthukaadu, Krishna Gaanam.).
Name: Kavita Mistry
Address: Yale University, New Haven, CT
Misc. Info: I am a Kathak Dancer trained in the traditional styles of the Lucknow Gharana. Classes for children (beginners and intermediates) are held weekly in New Haven on the Yale Campus at a rate of $10.00 per hour tuition. Email for more information.
Name: Keetha Mohan
Field: Bharatnatyam (Indian Classical Dance)
Address: Stamford, CT
Misc. Info: www.arunodhaya.org
Name: Meera Nair
Field: Bharatnatyam Dance
Address: Windermere Village, Ellington, CT- 06029
Misc. Info: Weekend classes every Sunday from 5-6 PM or weekday classes every Monday - 6-7PM. http://mudraacademy
Name: Anindita Nanda
Field: Odissi Dance, Hindustani Vocal, Semi-Clssicl Dance and Music, Folk Dances, Modern Dance
Address: Danbury, CT
Misc. Info: Classes are offered at Soortaal, School for Indian classical and Semi-Classical dances and Music (Vocal), Bhajans and light music. Dance forms are : Odissi, Kathak, Folk, Semi-classical, Modern Dance. Music:Hindustani Clssical Vocal, Bhajans, Light Music, Semi-classical Music. Classes are being offered at Beginners, Intermedite, Advanced and Professional Level. Events oragnised to showcase budding artists. For further information contact: Soortaal@hotmail.com Anindita Nanda has Masters Degree in both the diciplines of Odissi and Hindustani Classical Vocal from Akhil Bhatratiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal and has been performing and teaching for the past 21 years.
Name: Sucheta Pal (Suchi)
Field: Bollywood (Classical, Funk, Jazz and Bhangra styles of Bollywood)
Address: Milford, Connecticut,US
Telephone: 203 283 9187 / 203 893 6314
Misc. Info: Sucheta Pal is a Bollywood dance instructor affiliated with "Nrityanjali Performing Arts".She is trained under dance guru Dr. Tushar Guha, she is trained in Bollywood dance at "Shiamak Davar's Institute of Performing Arts" and in Jazz at "The Danceworx".She has organized several Bollywood dance workshops and performances for her students both in India and US.She was als on the judges panel for "Boston Sargam 2010". Group and private dance classes are held for kids and adults on all days. Bollywood moves are made simple,easy and fun for every student .Please call for further details
Name: Aakash Patel
Field: Bollywood, Hip-Hop, lyrical Hip-Hop
Address: Norwalk, Stamford New Haven, Milford, West Haven, and Hartford.
Misc. Info: Why walk, while you can dance? Having being trained for almost 6 years at D Virus and Tanzen dance academy (Vadodara), under the guidance of professional choreographers such as Dharmesh and Sumeet sir, I have mastered my techniques in Bollywood, Hip-hop, Lyrical Hip-Hop, Contemporary, Locking and Popping, Ballroom, and Krumping. Dancing is my passion since childhood and now it can be yours as-well, all you have to do is just take a first step and contact me for more information regarding personal dance classes. Also, contact me for choreography for various occasions.
Name: Mamta Patel
Field: Bharat Natyam, Folk, Fusion and Bollywood
Address: Middletown, Hartford, Glastonbury, Woodbridge, CT
Misc. Info: I have certified Master Degree in Bharat Nataym from India and Awarded with Rangnath Bendre award from All over India. Running school in CT area from past 11 years. I am serving as Program Manager in Gujarati Association of CT, and active member in Milan Cultural association. Classes will be held one hour once week. Folk, Fusion and Bollywood classes will be customize to the need. Bharat Natyam will at least six years of course. Call me or email me for more information.
Name: Kiruba Pillai
Field: Carnatic vocal
Address: 1425 Bedford street, Stamford, CT
Telephone: 716 533 0387
Misc. Info: 30-40 min session, kids of 6 yr and above, will get vocal voice training, and recorded music for practice to improvise, very professional training.
Name: Raagavihaara School of Carnatic Music
Field: Indian classical - Carnatic vocal
Address: Bedford street, Downtown Stamford, CT- 06902
Telephone: 201 675 0379 or 203 828 0041
Misc. Info: Gayatri Kalluru (director) I was professionally trained in Carnatic music at Dwaram Venkataswami Naidu Kalakshetram, Visakhapatnam. i also have good experience in teaching music. In-person classes are conducted for both beginners and advance level students(both children and adults). Students here learn carnatic music in a methodical, professional and interesting way. Phone / internet classes are offered only for ages(above 6 years). Personal attention, printed notes, and pre recorded excellent quality voice recordings of lessons as mp3s will be given to each and every student for practice
Name: Chazz Rook
Field: Sarod, Sitar, guitar, cello
Address: 80 Corning Rd. Norwich Ct.
Telephone: 860 7100347
Misc. Info: I have been studying and playing sarod since 1970. I started learning sarod at the Bhatkhande Music College in Lucknow under Shri Suprabhat Pal disciple of Ustad Allauddin Khan, and Ali Akbar Khan. Three years in Lucknow Then one semester in Calif. with Khansaheb in 73, then back to India with Ustad Bahadur Khan in Kolkatta for next seven years. I am willing to teach anyone the basics of hindusthani raga, especially sitar and sarod. I would enjoy especially teaching young children who want to learn music.
Name: Priyadarshini Roy - Shibaranjani School of Dance
Field: Indian classical dance (Odissi) of Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra gharana, and choreography with Rabindrasangeet, folk and modern music.
Address: Classes available in Manhattan and White Plains, New York; Stamford, Connecticut.
Telephone: +1 917-
Misc. Info: Please visit our website for class details: www.priyadarshini
Name: Zaki Salehi
Address: Waterbury, CT
Misc. Info: I have been playing tabla for almost 15 years now from varios well known artists such Pandit Samar Sahai Ji, Joga Singh and many others. I will teach anyone who wants to learn this beautiful instrument. My rates are very flexible.
Name: Sangeetayan, School of Hindustani Music
Field: Hindustani Vocal music
Address: Fairfield, Stamford, CT, and Shrewsbury, MA
Telephone: (203) 333-
Misc. Info: Sagarika Kanjilal (director) Learn Hindustani classical music including Khayal, Thumri, Tappa, Raga Pradhan, Bhajan, Najrulgeeti, and other traditional songs Website: www.sangeetayan.org
Name: Debarati Basu Sarkar
Field: Classical and creative dance of India
Address: Debarati Basu Sarkar Director/Dance Instructor/Choreographer- NRITYALAY (School of Indian dance) Stamford, CT USA
Misc. Info: At present classical Indian and contemorary dance class are going on for Senior and Junior group. Admission is going on. Dance shows and workshops are performed in tri-state area. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Name: Satvikam Shivam, School of Indian cultural heritage
Field: Bharatnatyam, Semi-classical, Folk, and creative dance
Address: Newington, CT
Misc. Info: Teacher: Satvikam Shivam is dedicated to preserve and promote Indian culture and traditional arts since 2002 providing education at basic, intermediate, advance level. School provides training in well-defined 7 years course of Bharatnatyam (adavus, abhinaya, margam-Items, performances, theory & arangetram). Training also involve Folk, semi-classical, Theme, Fusion, Creative & Bollywood Dances. Kala Guru: Urvi Pathak has a degree "Nrutya Tirth" in Bharatnatyam(1993). She is a dancer, teacher, choreographer committed to pass on cultural heritage and arts in original form to young generations. Visit - http://satvikamshivam
Name: Kasturi SenBhunia, Parampara school of Music
Field: Hindustani Classical, Semi-classical, Bhajan, Rabindra Sangeet, Najrulgeeti, Folk song and others.
Address: Glastonbury, CT, USA
Telephone: 203 446 1090
Misc. Info: Parampara school of music offers classes for Hindustani Classical, Semi-classical, Bhajan as well as Rabindra Sangeet, Najrulgeeti, adhunik and Folk songs. It provides an unique opportunity for students to learn music through a highly structured curriculum and earn a Diploma through the examinations conducted by a renowned institution of India. Online classes are also available. For more information, please visit www.paramparausa.com.
Name: Sonia Seernani
Field: Bollywood and Semi-Classical, Modern, and Fitness Dance Classes
Address: Norwalk & Stamford, CT, USA
Misc. Info: www.naachfusion.com - NaachFusion Dance Academy, Atlanta's premier dance academy is now in Norwalk. We teach Semi-Classical, Bharatanatyam, Bollywood, Hip Hop, Contemporary, and Ballet. All ages are welcome! Call us at 678-665-
Name: Neha Shah
Field: Bollywood, Indian folk & Classical
Address: Stamford, Norwalk, Monroe and surrounding areas.
Misc. Info: Experienced teacher with over 10 years of teaching experience & over 21 years of dancing experience. Participated in many dance shows across India & US. Offering classes in Bollywood, Indian folk dance (Rajasthani style) & Bharatnatyam for all ages. "Exclusive Choreography" sessions for any special occasions. Students get to show case their talent in various events. Works out great for Ladies looking to learn something creative and be in great shape. "Free Introductory Class" for everyone!! Please call or email for more details.
Name: Jayshree Srikanth
Field: semi-classical to contemporary Indian dance- Bollywood styles and Folk Dances including Bhangra and garba
Address: Stamford, Connecticut, 06901
Telephone: 732 642 5979, 732 790 2445
Misc. Info: boogie woogie winner in 2006 a tv show by sony entertainment television, graduate in bharatnatayam and worked as the assistant choreographer for Nach Baliye 2 on star plus and zee tv and co choreographed for some of the bollywood movies such as salaam e ishk, partner and several others. just moved from Mumbai, India. Have taught students from all age groups starting from 4 year old toddlers.
Name: Radhika Muralidharan Srivastava
Address: Danbury, Bethel, CT, USA
Misc. Info: Radhika is the director of Natyarpana School of dance. She is a student of Kripa Baskaran and has been teaching Bharatanatyam for the past 10 years. Please call or email for more information. www.natyarpana
Name: Taalim School of Indian Music
Address: Stamford and Greenwich, CT
Telephone: (732) 89-TABLA
Misc. Info: Tabla classes in Stamford: Fridays at 4:30pm (group class). Private lessons also offered in Greenwich/Stamford. More information: Taalim School of Indian Music www.taalim.com, email@example.com, (732) 89-TABLA. Taalim School of Indian Music's mission is to support and celebrate the arts of India, with a focus on north Indian classical art forms, to diverse audiences through performances, workshops, educational outreach programs, and formal instruction.
Name: Miral Vaghela
Field: Indian Vocal, keyboard
Address: 575 ellsworth street, apt 121, Bridgeport, CT 06605
Misc. Info : I play harmonium and I have done visharad from india in vocal. I took classes in india of Indian classical vocal and also bhajan, chanting of shlokas
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