Jun
1
Jun 4

Phoenix Riyaaz - "Art of Performance"

Introducing a new opportunity for current SPK Students to learn the "Art of Performance" from Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan!

This June, SPK Academy is hosting, a newly crafted riyaaz session designed to teach students the skills required to develop a high quality sitar performance.  Students will learn how to develop and present a performance to the best of their ability based on their current playing level. 

Particular stress will be placed on having select students use their newly learned skills to produce a choreographed performance at the end of the 4 days.

Session Dates: Jun 1st - 4th, 2017
Price: $150/ day
Venue: 2460 W Toledo Place, Chandler, Arizona

Registration: $100 (attendee numbers will be capped at 15, so please register as soon as possible).  Register here
Balance will be expected to paid in full on the first day of the riyaaz.
 


Sep
9
Sep 15

Riyaaz - September 2016

Venue: 2460 W. Toledo Place, Chandler, Arizona
Price: $150/day - your choice of number of days within the 1 week (whole day blocks are only available, no half day pricing)

Registration Instructions:

Please complete your registration online of $100.00 to reserve your spot. Once you have added your enrollment fee to your cart, a workshop registration form will appear requesting the following minimum information: 

1 - RSVP
2 - Full name with contact email address and
3 - Number of 'full' days you wish to attend 

You will receive an email confirmation with a workshop reservation invoice stating the number of days requested and the final payment required less your enrollment fee, once this has been completed.  This invoice shall be your workshop confirmation.

The remaining balance of your invoice will be expected during the workshop.  Further details are listed below.
 

Cancellation Policy:
All cancellations must be made within 2 weeks of the start of the Riyaaz for a full refund.  Within 1 week of the start of the Riyaaz, a 50% credit shall be provided which can be applied to any product in the store except, Skype lessons. 
 

Arrivals and Departures Policy:
This workshop begins strictly on Sept 7th, 2016 at 10:00 am and ends Sept 14th, 2016 at 6:00 pm.  

1 -All departures must be completed by 11:00 am,  Sept 15th, 2016 unless otherwise approved by SPK Academy of Music.

May
13
May 15

Spring Shibir - Philadephia, Pennsylvania

This event is strictly for current and past students of SPK Academy of Music.  New students/beginners must have been evaluated by our senior instructor, prior to registration.

Venue: 842 E. Philip Drive, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania 19460

Start:  Friday at 10:00 am with 9:00 - 9:30 am breakfast
Ends: Sunday at about 6:00 pm

Registration options:

Option 1:
Price: $400, includes all meals, sleeping at the venue from Friday, 13th May to Sunday, 15th May.

Option 2:
Price: $450, includes all meals, sleeping at the venue from Thursday, 12th May after 6 pm to Monday, 16th May till 11 am.

To register: email your RSVP with option choice to: ritu@spkacademy.org or spkacademy.info@gmail.com

If you have any questions or clarifications, please email ritu@spkacademy.org and we will be happy to help you.

Workshop - Boston, MA
Apr
30
11:00 am11:00

Workshop - Boston, MA

Book one-on-one sitar lessons with Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan

Time slots are 45 - 60 mins in length at $100/session.

Schedule
Contact: Jawwad Noor - 617.671.8901
Venue: Newton, MA

Apr
18
Apr 28

"Live, Learn and Experience" Workshop

Dates: April, 18th  2016 at 10:00 am - April, 28th 2016 at 6:00 pm

Venue: 2460 W. Toledo Place, Chandler, Arizona
Workshop Attendance Limit: 25 students live-in at one time, first come, first choice of days. 

Price: $150/day - your choice of number of days within the 2 weeks (whole day blocks are only available, no half day pricing)

Price per day includes: musical instruction equivalent to one (1) individual session with Ustadji (typically billed at $100/session), food ($50/day).

Registration Instructions:

Please complete your registration online with your nonrefundable enrollment fee of $100.00 to reserve your spot. Once you have added your enrollment fee to your cart, a workshop registration form will appear requesting the following minimum information: 

1 - RSVP
2 - Full name with contact email address and
3 - Number of days you wish to attend 

You will receive an email confirmation with a workshop reservation invoice stating the number of days requested and the final payment required less your enrollment fee, once this has been completed.  This invoice shall be your workshop confirmation.

The remaining balance of your invoice will be expected during the workshop.  Further details are listed below.
 

Please Note:  
* This workshop will not have an established curriculum as our other events.  This time, Ustadji will design the curriculum purely based on the strengths and weaknesses of the students attending.  It is the fluidity of the curriculum that makes this event a truly unique experience. 

Cancellation Policy:
All cancellations made within the last week prior to the workshop start date (Apr 87th - Apr 28th) shall be subject to a forfeit of your enrollment fee of $100.00.  
Refunds of the enrollment fee shall only be considered under the following unforeseen circumstances i.e. personal tragedy, natural disasters, etc. 

Arrivals and Departures Policy:
This workshop begins strictly on Apr 18th, 2016 at 10:00 am and ends Apr 28th, 2016 at 6:00 pm.  Since, Ustadji will not be arriving before the 17th of April:

1 - Any and all arrivals on April 17th 2016 shall be billed the full food and lodging cost of $50/day only.

2 - All departures must be completed by 11:00 am,  Apr 29th, 2016 unless otherwise approved by SPK Academy of Music.
 

 

 

Workshop - Alhambra, CA
Apr
10
9:00 am09:00

Workshop - Alhambra, CA

Book one-on-one sitar lessons with Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan

Time slots are 45 - 60 mins in length at $100/session.

Schedule
Contact: Avi - 323.206.7090
Venue: Alhambra, CA - conveniently located close to both the 210 and 10 freeways near Pasadena

Dec
25
Dec 26

Workshop - Varanasi, India

Workshop for Beginners and Advanced Training

Come and enjoy 2 days, learning with Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan

Venue: Maitri Bhawan, Varanasi, India
For registration: contact - 7309871242 or 9336904066

Register before the date.

Sep
11
Sep 13

Shibir

  • Massachusetts USA

Intensive group sessions with Ustadji. More info coming soon.