Guitar Workshop w/ Guitar Prasanna
- Genre : Instrumental (Workshops)
- Wed 13 Dec '17 to Wed 13 Dec '17
- 10:30 am to 06:00 pm
- Swarnbhoomi Academy of Music (SAM), Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
- Entry: By Registration
Swarnbhoomi Academy of Music presents Guitar Workshop w/ Guitar Prasanna
The last day of the ‘Melody, Harmony and Rhythm’ workshop is open to all professionals (Musicians and Non-Musicians) to come and experience Prasanna’s unique and powerful approach to personality development using the language of music and connecting it to everyday life. Prasanna will draw from his wealth of knowledge and experience.
A quintessential Indian Renaissance man. A pioneer in performing Carnatic music on the guitar, an engineering graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, a composer for an Oscar-winning film, an internationally acclaimed guitarist in contemporary Jazz, Rock and Blues, a Magna-Cum-Laude graduate of Berklee College of Music, an entrepreneurial visionary in the business of creative music and education and Founder of a world-class music college that uniquely blends the traditional Indian Gurukula system of learning with contemporary western college education pedagogy. He is the founding President of Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music, R. Prasanna a.k.a Guitar Prasanna.
Prasanna’s prolific body of work includes 15 albums as a leader, a concert DVD and an Instructional DVD, collaborative albums – Tirtha, Raga Bop Trio, Aka Moon ‘Guitars’ and more. He is a member of two critically acclaimed trio projects – ‘Tirtha’ with Vijay Iyer and Nitin Mitta and ‘Raga Bop Trio’ with Steve Smith and George Brooks. Prasanna has performed and recorded with Airto Moreira, A.R. Rahman, Joe Lovano, Illayaraja, Esperanza Spalding, Victor Wooten, Alex Acuna, Dave Douglas, Omar Hakim, Larry Coryell, Anthony Jackson, Howard Levy, Trilok Gurtu and others.
With a worldwide career in music spanning over 25 years, this guitar workshop will help you to explore and
- Understand the three elements of music – Melody, Harmony, and Rhythm
- Appreciate how these musical elements converge and mirror key life situations
- Apply this knowledge and enhance your leadership and communication skills
Musicians! It's time work on those guitar skills and, learn from the maestro himself. Join this workshop by Guitar Prasanna live in Chennai at S.A.M, Swarnbhoomi Academy of Music on 13 Dec 2017, 10 AM onwards. Registration and entry details out now. (Tap the 'Register button' to secure your entry)
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