Music & Dance Schools in Lucknow
Hindustani Music is one of the classical music, Lucknow is known for. The ragas and beats are inspired by the beautiful poetry by the popular poets and also a due attention is paid to every detail of the music in order to impart the correct meaning and a perfect feel.
The famous Lucknow Gharana is one of the styles in tabla which is derived of the Delhi Gharana. It was created in royal courts of the Lucknow Nawabs. Also called Purab gharana, this style is full of resonance sounds or the sharp sounds and uses the small finger and the ring finger of the right hand. Kathak, a classical dance form of north India was mainly inspired in the gharana which was accompanied by pakhavaj, ancestor of Tabla. Two more gharanas also emerged from Lucknow Gharana: Farukhabad and Banaras.
The rich tradition of dance and music has kept alive the pride of Lucknow through various cultural programmes and concerts.
Since Lucknow is popular for its dance and music, various schools are opened around to keep Lucknow people engaged. Following is a list of some of the famous coaching centers within the city.
Manjaris Institute of Music and Fine Arts
Address: C-303, Near Nirala Nagar Post Office, Lucknow, Lucknow – 22600
Rocksford Dance Academy
Address: 3rd Flr, Nr Shalimar Square, Opp Islamia Degree College, B N Road, Lalbagh, Lucknow - 226001
Lal Bahadur Shastri Training Institute and Dance Classes
Address: Sec-D, 1/6, Park LDA Clny, Kanpur RD, Lucknow Cantt, Lucknow - 226002
Saraswati Musical Classes
Address: Bldg No-426, Blk-F, Nr Police Station, Rajaji Puram, Lucknow - 226017
N Step Dance Classes
Address: D-92/16, D-BLK, NR Punjab National Bank, Rajaji Puram, Lucknow - 226017