All posts by Dr. Kerry Kriger

Online Bansuri Tutorials

Real Bansuri Lesson With Dr. Kerry Kriger (July 14th, 2019)

In an effort to spread the bansuri bliss and the lndian classical music knowledge far and wide, Dr. Kerry Kriger gave this free online bansuri lesson on July 14th, 2019. If you seek bansuri knowledge and inspiration, this class is for you!

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Bansuri Bliss India Immersion 2020

Join The 2020 Bansuri Bliss India Immersion

We invite you to join the 2020 Bansuri Bliss India Immersion, a travel experience like no other, designed specifically for bansuri players and lovers of north Indian classical music! ​The 2020 Bansuri Bliss India Immersion will take place over the course of two weeks​ in Hyderabad, India, a city with a rich musical history.

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Musicians Lets Jam

Musicians: Let’s Jam

Are you a musician with skills? Do you like to jam, experiment or collaborate on innovative musical projects? I travel a lot and like to play music with people when I’m on the road. So if you want to jam, please fill out this form so I can add you to my database…then when I end up in your country or state, hopefully we’ll make some music!

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Vijay Raghav Rao bansuri master

Vijay Raghav Rao

Pandit Vijay Raghav Rao was at the forefront of classical Indian music for six decades. Vijayji was born in India in 1925 and played the bamboo flute since he was a child. He conducted the music for India’s Independence celebration at the Red Fort in Delhi in 1947, and scored the music for many films. He toured and recorded with tabla masters such as Ustad Alla Rakha, Pandit Anindo Chaterjee and Ustad Sabir Khan, and taught the art of bansuri to many students, including G.S. Sachdev, Ronu Majumdar and Bansuri Bliss Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger.

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Bansuri Reviews

Free Expert Review Of Your Bansuri Recording

To assist your bansuri ​learning, Bansuri Bliss Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger can review an audio recording of yours and provide personalized feedback, including recommendations for ways you can improve your music (if applicable).

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Kerry Kriger Bansuri Canary Islands

Recommend Your Favorite Bansuri Maker

Bansuri Bliss maintains a database of bansuri makers around the world, so as to facilitate bansuri players acquiring a bansuri whenever they seek one. Please fill out the form below to recommend your favorite bansuri player!

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Kerry Kriger Bansuri Tenerife Spain

24 Hours Of Bansuri Lessons

In 2019 I will be giving 24 hours of online bansuri lessons that all Bansuri Bliss Members can attend. During these hour long lessons I teach ragas and demonstrate different principles of melody and rhythm. I usually start out by teaching music I composed that week…

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Kerry Kriger Bansuri

Bansuri Bliss 2018 Accomplishments

Thank you so much for being part of the first year of Bansuri Bliss! I hope you achieved your musical goals this year. Here are some of my 2018 accomplishments in spreading the joy of bansuri to the world: (1) Created the Bansuri Bliss Membership Site and published over 25 hours of brand new video tutorials and 60 pages of newly composed music to it. (2) Gave 84 hour-long bansuri lessons; (3) Published 32 freely-accessible, ads-free videos to the Bansuri Bliss YouTube Channel. In 2018, the channel received 141,010 minutes of watch time, educating bansuri players worldwide, around the clock, at no cost to them…

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Musical Literacy

Combating Musical Illiteracy

Musical Illiteracy: it’s a seldom discussed problem in the worldwide bansuri community, but it is widespread – and it may be impacting you – so it warrants a discussion. Most bansuri players these days cannot read or write Indian classical music, leaving them unable to take advantage of one of the greatest educational techniques mankind […]

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