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Welcome to the Shankar Mahadevan Academy, a venture I am truly excited about. 

Our vision is to make learning of Indian music easy, accessible, and exciting to people worldwide.

Our philosophy is simple- to impart high quality learning in music through innovative methods while having a great deal of fun. Whether you are just  starting to learn music or are an experienced student, I can assure you that this journey of music learning and appreciation will be fun and very  rewarding!           

 
To know more about the courses please contact :
SHUBA: 650.785.8898   MANISHA: 408.636.3257
Email: admissions@shankarmahadevanacademy.com
 
 

 Address:
iGurukul Center 

2067 AGNEW RD, 
SANTA CLARA, 
CA 95054

Winter Term starts January 2018

 

Grow with Music  (Ages 4 to 6 - Module A)

Fees: $ 329 + $25 (one-time registration fee)
Duration: 12 weeks (classes once a week)
Mondays 5:00-5:45 PM 
Starting January 8, 2016
Batch Size: 5-15

 

Hindi Movie Songs (Ages 13+)

Fees: $ 165 + $25 (one-time registration fee)
Duration: 12 weeks (classes once a week)
Saturdays 11:00-11:45 AM
Starts January 6, 2018
Batch Size:10-15

Enroll for HMS

 

Devotional Songs & Shlokas (Ages 13+)

Fees: $ 165 + $25 (one-time registration fee)
Duration: 12 weeks (classes once a week)
Mondays 7:00-7:45 PM
Starts January 8, 2018
Batch Size:10-15

Enroll for DEV101

 

Carnatic Vocals Level 1 (Ages 7 to 13)

Fees: $ 329+$25 (one-time reg. fee)/ Batch Size: 3-6
Duration: 12 weeks (classes once a week)
Thursdays 5:00 - 5:45  PM
Starts January 07, 2018

Enroll for CV101

 

Carnatic Vocals Level 2 (Ages 7 to 13)
Fees: $ 329 

Batch Size: 3-6
Duration: 12 weeks (classes once a week)
Thursdays 6:00 - 6:45  PM
Starts January 07, 2018
Enroll for CV102

 

 

Carnatic Vocals Level 3 (Kids & Adults)
Fees: $ 329

Batch Size: 3-6
Duration: 12 weeks (classes once a week)
Kids(7 -13) : Mondays 6:00-6:45 PM. Starts Jan 8
Adults(13+):Thursdays 6:00-6:45PM.Starts Jan 11
Enroll for CV103

 

Hindustani Vocals for Children -Level A
Ages 5 to 10/ Batch Size: 3-6
Fees: $ 329 + $25 (one-time fee)
Duration: 12 weeks 
Sundays, 10:00 - 10: 45 AM
Starts January 07, 2018 

 

Hindustani Vocals for Children -Level B
Ages 5 to 10/ Batch Size: 3-6
Fees: $ 329
Duration: 12 weeks 
Sundays, 11:00 - 11: 45 AM
Starts January 07, 2018
Enroll for HV100B

 

Hindustani Vocals  (Ages 13+)
Fees: $ 329 + $25 (one-time registration fee)
Duration: 12 weeks 
Batch Size: 3-6
Saturdays, 12:00 - 12: 45 PM
Starts January 6, 2018

Enroll for HV101

 

Hindustani Vocals Level 2  (Ages 13+) 
Fees: $ 329 + $25/ Batch Size: 3-6
Duration: 12 weeks (classes once a week)
Saturdays, 10:00 - 10:45 AM
Starts January 6, 2018
Enroll for HV102 

Meet your Teachers

 
 
Manisha Ramachandran started learning Hindustani Classical Vocal music at a young age. Her interest in music was encouraged by her mother at a young age after which she proceeded to learn music and take examintions under Gandharva Mahavidyalaya. 
She has continued to learn from several vocalists and gurus and teaches in the Bay Area.

 

Subhashini Gunapu is a Carnatic Classical vocalist and Veena player. She has trained in Carnatic Classical vocals under Guru Vidwan Ramachandra Rao & learnt the Veena under her grandfather Vidwan Gopinatha Das & Smt Usha Shastry. Subhashini has performed in many music festivals and has recently collaborated with Hollywood music producer Christopher Franke as well as renowned Sitarist Ashwin Batish. She has also accompanied Dr Balamurali Krishna for the album Narasimha Suprabhata.