Carnatic Music Experience
Priya has 15 years of Carnatic music experience. She has been guided by different teachers - Smt. Girija (Bangalore), Smt. Nagavalli Nagaraj (Bangalore), and Smt. Rama Mani. A major portion of her learning experience was under the tutelage of Smt. Rama Mani, a leading vocalist from Bangalore (India), who is well-known for displaying her unique skills in Carnatic music.
Foray Into Western Music
Priya has completed a course in Western contemporary vocals at Nathaniel School of Music, Bangalore. She has also been guided by Neecia Majolly, a renowned Indian pianist, singer and composer, in Western vocal techniques. Additionally, she is a piano tutor (Western Classical music) at Theme Music Institute, Bangalore.
Priya is currently engaged in teaching Carnatic music and mentoring around 30 students. She believes proper use of Western vocal techniques along with a well structured learning format of Carnatic music can bring out the best in individuals who want to pursue vocals.