The Royal Academy of Bhangra offers classes in Folk Music that teach Folk singing, Sufi singing, Dholki, Tabla, Tumbi, Algooza, Bugchu, Dhadd, and many more. This is a certification program through Langara College.
Folk Music Classes:
- Introduction to Punjabi Folklore
- Introduction to Folk music such as: Maahia, Dhola, Tappe, Jindua, Jugni, Chhalla, Jhumar, Boliyaan, Kavishri, Vaar-gayan, Kissa-gayan, Dhadi-gayaan, folk songs related to social ceremonies and celebrations
- Practical knowledge of basic talas (rhythmic cycles) and basic ragas (melodic modes).