CALENDAR OF EVENTS
MENS KEEP FIT
held on Fridays from 6.00pm to 7.00pm by a qualified trainer. The
newly set up classes are beneficial to all age groups.
held Tuesdays weekly from 6.00pm to 7.00pm and are taught by Maggie
Govender. The classes have been long-running and successfully
proven to be beneficial to all age groups.
address a multitude of ailments, for example problems with joints.
New recruits are welcome. The setting up of a similar class for Men
is encouraged. Please contact Gurjinder Kaur Thethi on 0788 193
5859 or Balwant Kaur Rehal on 0208 292 9725 for more information
and how to join the classes.
conjunction with Professor Surinder Singh of the Raj Academy, the
following 2 educational provisions are in place for the teaching of
music at Nanak Darbar North London from September 2007.
Age 16 and over - Thames Valley University (BMus, BA).Minimum
qualification requirement is that the student has achieved Grade 8
or equivalent in Music
To age 16 - Music tuition programme of learning Course
structure is affiliated with the London College of Music and
accepts students from any age to 16. Acceptance of students from
Initial level to Grade 8 is by an audition process.
The structure of the LCM course will consist of 8 semesters
divided into 12 weeks for each semester.Student progress is
expected to be at a rate of 1 Grade per semester.
It is proposed that there are 2 x 2 hour lessons per week totalling
4 hours per week.The lessons will include DVD presentations of
individual instruments to be stored centrally on laptops so that
teaching can be readily communicated to a wider audience.
The student can progress through the Grades by taking an assessment
examination at the end of each semester. The examination will be
assessed by LCM staff. Qualifications achieved are recognised
Market analysis has shown that music tuition charges average
out to a rate of £20.00 per hour. The LCM course will charge
students £200.00 per semester.Although initially, this cost appears
to be high, the student will receive 12 weeks of 4 hours tuition
per week which equates to; £16.64 per week, at a rate of £4.16 per
This is far below the average price for music tuition in the UK at
present. If students pay for 3 semesters there will be a cost
saving of £100.00. A further additional saving of £100 is proposed
for a second child.
Location for Tuition
Tuition must take place in a suitable public location that is
certified for insurance purposes, Health and Safety etc. It is
proposed that the ideal location would be on the premises of Nanak
Darbar North London where music classes currently take place.
Therefore permission was sought from the Gurdwara Committee.
Approval by the Gurdwara committee was agreed at their meeting on 1
For further details on any of the above teaching programmes, please
contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
classes run by the Raj Academy will continue on Fridays weekly from
5.00pm to 8.30 pm. Monthly Gurmat Sangeet Kirtan Programme
performed by Raj Academy students.Experience an evening of Kirtan
sung as prescribed by Guru Granth Sahib Ji and on traditional Sikh
Kirtani request is for Nirdaareth (Title) Raag only. Rahao as
All Gurmat Kirtanis are welcome - please contact one of the
following in advance stating the Shabad/ Raag you will be
performing, as well as your preferred time;
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