Name: Haresh A. Bakshi
Field: Hindustani Vocal, elementary Tabla, Sitar, Violin, keyboard
Address: 4771 Silverberry LN NW : Acworth GA 30102-3559
Telephone: (678) 354-
Misc. Info: My gharana is Gwalior. Classes: (1) one-on-one basis. Fee:$40.00 per session of 45 minutes. (2) Internet-based: See http://www.Sound
Name: Surojit Bandyopadhyay
Address: Cumming, GA, USA
Telephone: 502 384 6855
Misc. Info: I have have been playing Tabla for last 25 years. Recently moved to Atlanta/Cumming GA. I want to share my Tabla knowledge with others interested in a group class setting. Also, I am available for accompaniment with pure classical vocal / instrumental, Gazal etc.
Name: Bharathadarshana, School of Indian Classical Dance & Music
Field: Bharatanatyam - Kalakshetra style, Carnatic Music - Vocal, Mridangam.
Address: Cumming, GA
Telephone: +1 8772049886
Misc. Info: Soujanya Madhusudan, it's artistic associate director, has been imparting the divine art of Bhartanatyam for more than 25 years in Kalakshetra style in its pristine purity and from past 10 years to interested students in the USA and training them to be well accomplished artists. She is a well acclaimed performing artiste, experienced teacher, creative choreographer with many awards and laurels to her credit. Bharatha Darshana offers classes in Atlanta Cumming areas apart from Major cities in and around Houston, Texas. She offers online classes to many students all over the world.
Name: Niveditha C.K.
Field: Carnatic Vocal
Address: The Berkshires at Vinings, Smyrna
Misc. Info: I am a disciple of Dr. Gayatri Sankaran and Late Thiru Senkottai Narayanan. I have been singing carnatic music for 15+ years. I am currently conducting classes for beginners. I am available at flexible timings. Please contact me for further details on classes.
Name: Aparna Chandran
Address: 1293, Creekside place, Smyrna, Georgia- 30082
Misc. Info: Bharathanatyam dance class for beginners and advance students.
Name: Santosh Chandru
Misc. Info: A senior student of Ambalapuzha Sri T . S . Nandakumar of Mumbai, has been playing for music concerts and dance programs for several years. Is a graded artist from "All India Radio"
Name: Debasri Dutta
Field: Hindustani Vocal, Carnatic Vocal, Bhajans, Bollywood songs, Tabla and Piano
Address: Surabhi School of Music and Art, 5675 Jimmy Carter Blvd Suite 595B, Norcross, GA 30071, (Inside Global Mall)
Name: GS Rajan
Field: Carnatic Vocal and Flute
Address: Atlanta, Georgia, US
Misc. Info: www.malabarian.com
Name: Anila Haridas
Address: Noopura Nrithavidyalaya - Smyrna/Marietta area, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Misc. Info: Offering beginner and advanced level Bharatanatyam classes in Marietta / Smyrna area. I have completed my Advanced Diploma in Fine Arts from Bharathiar University and Diploma in Bharatanatyam from Bharathidasan University. I have learnt Bharatanatyam under the tutelage of Smt. Kalamandalam Seetha Warrier, Sri Baskar Sreedar and Smt. Anandi Krishnamoorty.
Name: Heritage School of Performing Arts
Field: Hindustani Vocal, Bharatanatyam and Bollywood Dance, Carnatic Vocal
Address: 6030 Bethelview Road, Cumming, Georgia, 30040, USA
Misc. Info: We are an Indian Music and Dance School. Our highly qualified and experienced teachers provide lessons on Hindustani Vocal, Bharatanatyam and Bollywood Dance, Carnatic Vocal music. Please visit us at www.heritagesopa
Name: Kratika Jain
Field: Bollywood, Folk Dances ( specialized Garba Rass Dandiya, Rajasthani, MP tribal , laavni much more ), Semi classical
Address: Atlanta (GA) USA
Misc. Info: I have been in choreography industry since 18 years and owned Dance school p... Performed and Choreographed many stage shows in India ... I have been also to Kabul Afghanistan for performance.
Address: Cumming, GA, USA
Telephone: 678 404 0373
Misc. Info: www.bollywood
Name: Swathi K
Field: Carnatic Vocal
Address: Cumming GA USA
Misc. Info: Have been teaching Carnatic vocal in Atlanta / Cumming GA area for 3 years. Limited number of students in class. Weekly once or twice including weekends. Additional Free song learning exercise every week. Customized classes for Kids and Adults basing on their pace of learning.
Name: Srivalli Kamsali
Field: carnatic vocal, Devotional songs, Annamacharya keerthanalu, Bhajans, Slokas for kids.
Address: Fulton County, Sandy Springs, Atlanta, Georgia, 30328.
Telephone: 734 328 6661.
Name: Amol Khanapurkar
Address: Johns Creek, GA
Misc. Info: If you are looking for basic to advanced level Tabla lessons, you may contact Amol Khanapurkar. Performance experience of more than 18 years. Conducted lecture-
Name: Kruti Dance Academy
Field: Bharathanatyam and Bollywood Dance Classes
Address: 5675 Jimmy Carter Blvd., Suite 710, Norcross, GA 30071-2954
Misc. Info: Kruti Dance Academy is the southeast's premier dance studio offering Bharatanatyam and Bollywood dance classes located in Atlanta, GA! Kruti Dance Academy has been seen on primetime NBC in their Top 25 ranking on America's Got Talent where they were brought back in the wildcard show as Piers Morgan's favorite act. Kruti has also been featured on the internationally-
Name: Nithya Kumarasamy
Field: Carnatic Vocal
Address: Bentley Ridge Dr, Cumming,Ga
Misc. Info: The music class is a monthly program and has 2 classes every week and 8 classes a month. Class duration is 1 hour. Group and individual lessons for beginners and intermediate levels. Customized classes for Kids (ages 5 and above) and Adults. Online classes are also taken. Please contact me for more details.
Field: Carnatic Music - Violin and Vocal Lessons
Address: Johns Creek, GA
Telephone: 678 836 5053
Misc. Info: Have been playing carnatic music concerts and teaching since 1990. Have accompanied musicians such as Dr N.Ramani, Shri Umayalpuram Shivaraman, Shri Guruvayur Dorai, Shri R.K.Shriramkumar, Shri H.V.Srivatsan, Smt Seetha Rajan, Smt Jayalakshmi Santhanam, Shri Madurai Sundar, Shri Vijay Siva, Shri Shenkottai Hari, Shri Rama Varma. Website - www.sapasapasa.com
Name: C. Mishra
Field: Tabla (Bhajan, Solo, classical)
Address: Atlanta, Georgia
Misc. Info: Lessons will be online via Skype. Cost - Lessons start at 20 dollars per session
Name: Ratna Manjusha Mocherla
Field: Karnatic Classical -Vocal as well as Instrument- Veena
Address: RAlpharetta/Cumming, GA, U.S.A
Misc. Info: NCERT scholarship holder in Veena and used to perform in Yuvavani-AIR, Vizag. And gave many concerts in Veena as well as vocal in India , Charleston (WV) and Atlanta (GA). Teaching vocal and Veena since 2003. Will teach kids or adults (no age limit). Schedule group or individual based on student capability and time flexibility. Make students perform in programs/events. Nickname - Usha Mocherla
Name: Keetha Mohan
Address: 1367 Brentwood Lane Marietta, Ga 30062
Misc. Info: I have specialized training from the Kalashetra College of Fine Arts and experience in teaching. : For more information, please see www.arunodhaya
Name: Viji Murali
Field: Carnatic Music (Vocal)
Address: Atlanta, Alpharetta (windward).
Misc. Info: Group Lessons on Carnatic music and slokas for kids. Starting age will be Four. I learned Music for more than 10 years at Rukmani Sangeetha Vidyalaya, Chennai. My Guru is Mrs. Lakshmi and Mrs. Annapoorna. I performed in India when I learned music. I have started my carrier as a Music teacher 10 years back when I was in Houston. I had my class in different States and for the past 2 years I am giving classes at Alpharetta location. http://www.carnatic
Name: Nagi Mysore
Address: Marietta GA 30067
Telephone: 801 876 0437
Misc. Info: 15 dollars every half hour. I teach beginner and intermediate guitar to enable you to play popular hindi songs on the guitar. All classes at my home and all levels are welcome. Classes typically will have 2-3 tudents per class. Classes are help on Saturdays 3-5 PM and Sundays 2-5 PM only.
Name: Sankar Narayanan
Field: Mridangam (South Indian / Carnatic Perussion)
Address: Atlanta, Georgia, Fulton County.
Misc. Info: Please contact me to know more about my background, expertise and other details with respect to the classes.
Name: Ram Nath
Field: Carnatic flute and vocal
Address: Smyrna, GA 30082
Telephone: cell 404 510 5171
Misc. Info: I received training in Carnatic singing from Prof. Nookala of Hyderabad, R.K Srikantan of Bangalore, (late) Nyatinkera Vasudevan of Trivandrum, as well as Trichur Ramachandran of Chennai. I have been teaching vocal and flute for at least 20 years now. I have provided flute support for Arangetrams and Kuchipudi Rangapravesams for over 25 years in the US. Those interested in receiving lessons in Carnatic flute/vocal, or those interested in receiving flute-support for orchestras, please call 404 510 5171.
Name: Vid. Bhavana Pradyumna
Field: Carnatic Music and Bharatanatyam.
Address: #201, Windy Ridge lane SE, Atlanta, GA - 30339
Misc. Info: Vid. Bhavana is an accomplished Carnatic musician and Bharatanatyam Dancer. She has done her Masters in Carnatic Music from the University of Madras and has rendered many concerts from past 8 years in India and USA. She is a Disciple of Renowned Musicians Chitraveena Ravikiran and Vid. Padmamalini Raghunandan. She is an Artist of the All India Radio. She is trained in Bharatanatyam by Renowned Gurus Dr. Vid. Malini Ravishankar, Vid Anuradha Vikranth and Vid Ujwal. She is also conferred the title "Sri Ramanuja Paaduka Sevaka".
Name: Uma Pulendran
Address: 335 Brook Ford Point Alpharetta, GA 30022
Telephone: 770 772 1533
Misc. Info: Artistic Director of Natyadhara - Center for Performing Arts. Bharatanatyam performer and teacher.
Name: Somu S. Ray
Field: Tabla lessons
Address: Atlanta, GA
Telephone: (678) 962-7934
Misc. Info: http://tinyurl.com/tablalessonatl, Basic, intermediate and advanced level tabla lessons will be provided in and around Atlanta, GA. Customized lessons will be provided on request. Skype lessons provided for out of state students. Somu started learning tabla at the age of 5 in Pune, India. He was awarded the cultural talent search scholarship by the Government of India and has played in events across India and US. He has won several awards at tabla solo competetions including the Firodiya Karandak, Kalyani karandak, Kanthe Maharaj all India competetion to name a few.
Name: Dilani Sathees
Address: (Johnscreek, GA USA
Misc. Info: Bharathanatyam classes conducted within a small group in all levels.
Name: Preetha Sayeekrishna
Address: Cumming GA, USA
Misc. Info: Founder / Artistic director of Samyuktam Natya Academy, which imparts professional training in Kalakshetra style to students of all ages.
Name: Archith Seshadri and Ashwin Seshadri
Field: Classical Piano, Voice and Bollywood
Address: 1175 South Bethany Creek Drive, Milton Ga 30004
Telephone: 404.374.4251 or 678.315.
Misc. Info: www.facebook.com/
Name: Gayatri Seshadri
Address: Cumming GA 30005, USA
Telephone: 901 262 2810
Misc. Info: www.darshininatyalaya.com - Bharatanatyam performer and teacher. Gayatri Seshadri is an alumnus of Chennai-based Bharata Kalanjali founded by the legendary dance gurus, the Dhananjayans. She has also trained under Mrs.Radhika Shurajit, one of the senior disciples of the Dhananjayans. Drawing from her years of training and performing and following the best traditions of her Alma Mater - Bharata Kalanjali - Gayatri Seshadri founded the Darshini Natayalaya Academy in Memphis, Tennessee in 1998. She now performs and trains students into this art form from her studio in Cumming, Georgia.
Name: Rajashree Shankar
Field: Carnatic music - Vocal
Misc. Info: Group and indvidual lessons for beginners and Advanced levels. I began my initial training in carnatic vocal from Mrs. Prabha Rao, an A.I.R. artist and then continued with Dr. S. Vishwanathan, a retired professor from IIT, Bombay. My guru is a disciple of Kadallur Subramaniam and has also learnt Veena from Chitti Babu. I have given various concerts in India and in Atlanta both as soloist and accompanist for dance programs. I have been teaching in Atlanta for the past four years.
Name: Shiv's Institute of Dance
Field: Bollywood/Hiphop Dance
Address: Three locations:
2569 Peachtree pkwy Suite #205 Cumming, GA 30041
2550 Sandy Plains Rd Marietta, GA 30066
1711 Church St, Suite #205 Decatur, GA 30033
Misc. Info: Website: shivsdance.com Shiva Turlapati is one of the finest Bollywood Dancer/Choreographer in Atlanta with more than 17 years of experience in dance industry. He started Shiv's Institute of Dance (SID), which is now located in Cumming, Marietta, and Decatur. SID's dance teams has been performing at many community events like MMA, IACA, TAMA, GATA, FOI and a lot of other charity events in and around US and won accolades at every place they performed so far. Please email us for more information.
Name: Bhavini Subramani
Address: 3126 Swallow Drive Marietta, GA 30066
Misc. Info: Kalakshetra Style.Classes are held for beginners and advanced students. Special classes for adults.
Name: Kritika Subramanian
Field: Bharatanatyam (kalakshetra style)
Address: Bridgegate drive, Marietta, GA
Misc. Info: Performed in Delhi Doordarshan, Scholarship holder from government of India, Several Fundraisers and international cultural shows. starting new batch for 5-10 year olds Flexible weekdays and weekends
Name: Mrs Gayatri Subramanian
Field: Bharat Natyam Classes
Address: 1629 P Bridge Mill Dr, Marietta, GA 30067
Misc. Info: Bharata Natyam classes are conducted by Gayatri Subramanian in Marietta, Kennesaw and Roswell. Gayatri holds a Bachelor's degree in Bharata Natyam from Mumbai, India. Classes are offered in pure and traditional style for all age groups and levels.
Name: Latha Varadarajan
Field: Carnatic Vocal
Address: Cumming, GA (Forsyth County/Johns Creek)
Misc. Info: I started into music at the age of 7 with Krishna Music School, Chennai. I learned music and dance from several gurus. Among them, Smt. Padmaja Srinivasan, disciple of M.L. Vasanthakumari, needs mention as I learned extensively from her. I also learned many Telugu Annamaya krithis and Thyagaraja songs from Mr. Subbarao. My learning continues with Padmasri Kalaimamani Dr. Gayathri Sankaran, an All India Radio A-grade artist. I have given many performances from my young age at many temples, Thyagaraja akandams, the Thiruchanur temple, and Thirupathi, with the most recent performance being in the Nada Neeranjanam program. I currently teach in the Atlanta area to kids of all ages.
Name: Kala Vasudevan
Field: Carnatic music
Address: 5155 Harbury Ln Suwanee GA 30024
Telephone: 678 714 6851
Misc. Info: Visit www.shruthilaya.us
Name: Padma Venugopal
Field: Carnatic Vocal
Address: Alpharetta, Georgia
Misc. Info: Please email me to padma.siddhanti@
Name: Preeti Vinayak
Field: Bharathanatyam and Carnatic vocal
Address: 4703 Glenshire Place Atlanta, GA-30338
Misc. Info: Director of The Natyam Arts Academy where Bharathanatyam in Kalakshetra style is taught in small groups and personalized individual classes to students of all ages. Preeti has trained under the maestro Sri. D.K. Jayaraman and offers Carnatic vocal lessons to students of all ages. Grand and detail oriented Annual Recital for students and Arangetrams conducted in Perimeter Area of Atlanta.
Name: Anand Vyas
Field: Sitar, Tabla, vocal, guitar, etc. My main instrument is the Sitar.
Address: Atlanta (Gwinnett County), U.S.A.
Misc. Info: I am Ustad Sultan Khan's only Disciple who plays the sitar rather than the sarangi. There were many people in attendance at my Gandha-Bandhan which is the ceremony for the Guru-
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