Indian dance and music of different genera -- South
Indian, North Indian, classical, Hindustani, Carnatic--
are taught in schools and academies across the US. In
this and other pages of the Art and Culture
section of GaramChai.com you will find extensive listings
of academies, dance, music and other schools.
individual associations and academies are responsible
for their links. Please click on the appropriate state
to go to the actual listing. For
listings of academies in all other states, visit the
main Art & Culture section.
Oregon // Washington // Online // Canada
Anjali School of Dance Education
Hillsboro, Oregon. The singular vision of the school is to increase awareness of Indian classical dance as a refined story telling medium to audiences around the world. Call: 503.705.2169 or E-mail: email@example.com
Doug Scheuerell - Tabla Instructor
Douglas Scheuerell is an adjunct instructor of music at the University of Oregon, where he teaches tabla performance.
for the Performing Arts of India, Portland Oregon
Kalabharati Dance School (Bharatanatyam)
The Kalabharathi School of Dance is committed to promote and present Bharathanatyam, an ancient South Indian dance form, through instructional classes and professional performances. Beaverton, OR 97006
Contact: (503) 645-9292
Mita is the Director of SargamUSA, a music school in Portland, Oregon helping the Indo American people learn Rabindrasangeet and light Indian classical music. Contact: 503-430-1808
North Indian (Hindustani Music) Vocal Classes
Rani P. Thompson, Portland, OR . Ph: (503) 430-1314 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Natya Dance School
Training in Bharatha Natyam - Kalakshetra. Contact (503) 690-5906 or at email@example.com
Natya Leela Academy
South Indian Classical Dance school in Portland, Oregon and a branch of the Nrityalaya Aesthetics Society of Singapore specializing in the ancient traditional dance form of Bharathanatya xxxxx. Contact: 503-449-6160 [During business hours 9:30 am - 6:30 pm]. Address: Subashini Ganesan, Natya Leela Academy, 810 SE Belmont, Suite 6, Portland, OR 97214 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Indian Arts and cultural Council, Portland Oregon
Marylhurst University. North indian classical music. Tabla, vocal, sarangi, violin & other stringed instruments
Carnatic Bamboo Flute classes in Portland, OR.
Contact. 503.616.4119 or Email:email@example.com
Works for Wahsington
By Annie Penta (Shoreline, WA): Residency presents an in situ
training opportunity for teachers. Its highly participatory
nature encourages active involvement in the process by both
teachers and their students. Penta will teach each concept
to students while the teacher observes. Each class will learn
the five concepts in the Curriculum of Rhythm Exercises for
Elementary Music Classes Derived From the Tabla Hand Drum
and Spoken Rhythmic Traditions of India, a curriculum developed
since 1997 and funded by the King County Arts Commission.
Kala is a Trained Bharatanatyam dancer from Bharatkhande Music and Dance University, India having been taught by Vasanti Subramanian. Has also trained under Gyanendar – a disciple of renowned artiste Saroja Vaidyanathan. And has performed many stage shows and has years of teaching experience both in India, California and East Coast USA. Fees - $50 per month.( 12 classes in a month).
Contact: 3109679609/ 3109976482 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Arpan 17525, NE 40th Street. Apt# C-115. Redmond,
School of the Performing Arts
Training in Bharatha Natyam and Carnatic
Music in Seattle, WA. e-mail:
Garba and Bharatnatyam classes in Bellevue, WA.
Contact Telephone : 551-208-7047 or Email: email@example.com
Mandir School of Dance:
Mrs.Swetha Ashwin. Senior disciple of Dr.Padma Subramanyam.
Students learn the beautiful Bharatanrithyam, tradition of
Bharatanatyam propagated by the legendary Dr.Padma Subramanyam
and the theory behind the art based on Natya Shastra. WA.
Rhythms of India
Offers dance lessons in Bhangra, Giddha,
Filmi and Semi-Classical dances. In addition, we also offer
Bhangracise (Bhangra & Aeorobics) and Yoga. Studio at
16209 Northup Way, Bellevue, WA 98008. Contact Shub Gill at
425-269-0107 or email .
Training in Bharatha Natyam and Carnatic Music in Seattle,
WA. Classes also held in Redmond and Kent in Washington Stat.
Taalim School of Indian Music
Classes and Workshops Conducted under the guidance of internationally-acclaimed
musician: Pandit Divyang Vakil. Email:
A Very insightful interview with Sharon
Lowen of Detroit, USA who is leading Odissi dancer.
Hindustani Classical Musicians in Seattle Area
Youtube: Sugandha Kalamegham Carnatic Concert Seattle
Shops and stores selling Music equipment and instruments