Music Workshop


IIM Bangalore in association with Octavium School of Music is proud to present a one of a kind ‘Music Workshop’ to be conducted by the Grammy Award winner Dr. Prakash Sontakke. The workshop is free of cost and will be held in the IIM Bangalore premises from 3:30 to 4:30 PM on the 3rd of February, Saturday. Learn more about Dr. Sontakke’s Grammy exploits here.

Workshop Details

  • The duration of the workshop is 60 minutes.
  • The objective is to introduce students to the essential tools of music – Melody, Rhythm, and Harmony.
  • Participants will interact with Dr. Prakash Sontakke, the Grammy Award winning guitarist, who will discuss about various playing styles, exploring different forms of music and also technical intricacies.
  • Dr. Sontakke will also play his music for the participants in an engaging performance.
  • Participants are encouraged to interact and ask questions at any musical level.
  • Exercises will be given to the participants post the class which will last them a month of practice.
  • The workshop is open to ALL irrespective of the current skill set.


Registration is free and open to all. Participants need to fill this form to express their interest.

Contact Person

  • Rajarshi Mahanta: +91 89711 39111
  • Nitin Bobba: +91 99453 49955