Riyaz is the best way to improve your singing proficiency in the most effective manner. As of today, it offers hundreds of exercises for sargam practise along with singing lessons in Hindustani music and Carnatic music. It is your personal vocal trainer that takes your singing proficiency to the next level, faster!
Riyaz listens to your singing voice with the love of a friend and the critique of a teacher, and provides precise feedback to correct your mistakes during practise or sadhana.
Riyaz is a 24×7 learning companion that enables you to learn and practise singing anytime, anywhere based on your convenience. It combines pedagogical knowledge from our age-old Hindustani and Carnatic classical music traditions and uses cutting edge technology to give you accurate real-time feedback to gain pitch perfect voice. So wait no more, try Riyaz out and unleash the singer within you!
Training in classical music helps you to be a good singer in every style of music! The singing lessons and sargam or swara exercises in Riyaz are recorded by Vidwans who are trained in Hindustani music and Carnatic music for more than two decades. Here we thank them for supporting us in bringing these lessons to you:
Vidwans who recorded singing lessons and swara exercises
- Vidwan Kaustuv Kanti Ganguly and Vidushi Nandini Roy Chowdhury, both trained under Pandit Ajoy Chakraborthy
- Vidwan Vignesh Ishwar and Vidushi Vidhya Raghavan, both trained under Sri T M Krishna
Music styles supported
- Carnatic music
- Hindustani music
- Bollywood/Tollywood/Kollywood/Sandalwood and light classical music (Coming very soon …)
- Western music (Coming soon …)
- Sarali varishais or Simple Palte – Basic svara or sargam exercises to get you started with singing svaras
- Exercises with focus on each of the svaras to practise and attain perfect pitch accuracy
- Janta, Dhatu svaras or Advanced Palte – Complex sargam exercises and svara patterns that challenge you to be more dexterous and also teach you breath control
- Exercises in multiple speeds to teach you time control
Is Riyaz for me?
Riyaz is for anyone and everyone willing to take their singing skills to the next level. Whether you are an absolute beginner or an accomplished musician, practicing or sadhana is fundamental to improvement. The lessons offered by Riyaz take you all the way from practising a single swara/note to singing complex singing exercises.
What does Riyaz offer?
- Structured music lessons put together by proficient musicians
- Cutting edge copyrighted music technologies for automatic singing evaluation
- Detailed feedback on swara accuracy and timing
- Exercises in different srutis/scales to cater to different age groups and genders
- Visual cues to facilitate learning by listening
- Intuitive user interface for uninterrupted practise of exercises
- Effective compression for high-quality practice recordings with minimal footprint
- Syncing to the cloud