Vidwan Diwakar based in Strathfield NSW.
His music classes are suitable for all ages and nationalities who are passionate about Classical Carnatic Music. On premises one-on-one classes, group sessions and also online Skype classes.
Sri Diwakar is a recipient of the honour as a vidwan (maestro) from the Karnataka Education Board, India, for proficiency both in playing the ancient stringed instrument veena & performing vocal music. He has also acquired proficiency in playing keyboard, conducting orchestra and composing music. He is a disciple of the well-known vocal masters, Gana Sudhakara, Sri. A. Subba Rao. Gana Kala Nidhi, Sri. Sundareshan and veena masters, Sri. C.Krishna Murthy & Sri. Shankar Rao. He has also acquired special knowledge about theoretical aspects of music history, grammar & literature from Karnataka Kalabhushana Sri N.S. Raman.
The multi-talented engineer-musician, Vidwan (Maestro) Sri. Diwakar has been teaching vocal and instrumental music to a large number of students for several years and formally founded and registered the school of Carnatic music called “ Swara Raga Sudha” (The Nectar of Rhythm Melody).
He is a founding member of NZ Carnatic Music Society and actively participates in their endeavor in propagating Carnatic Music in NZ. Recently Vidwan Diwakar invented a waxless veena which was appreciated by several musicians in India and abroad.
Prior to Strathfield, Vidwan Diwakar was a teacher at Temple of Fine Arts in Perth, WA and ex-founder committee member of Carnitic music society in Auckland, New Zealand.
Contact: 0439 165 222
These details were last updated on April 27, 2014