Workshop on Understanding Music

Sep 2005

A One –Day workshop on Understanding music, was conducted by Mudhra at Meenakshi College Auditorium, Chennai. This One day Workshop, exclusively for school children included a panel discussion on the importance of music in school education, group and solo presentation by various schools, music quiz competition, lecture demonstrations on the salient features of classical music and learning methodologies, games in music and also practical teaching of a few songs to children. The workshop aimed at making children understand the greatness of Indian classical music and motivate them to learn it.

The workshop was inaugurated by Vani Jairam and A.Natarajan. About 500 children from various schools participated. There was a special lecture on music by renowned musicologist Dr.SAK Durga. Mr.N.Balasubramaniam distributed the prizes to the children.