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Learn Level 1 Chants on Guitar

Learn Kirtan with Dawnia Dresser of Kirtan Leader Institute

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LEVEL 1 Guitar Class: In this fun online Kirtan course you will learn to play 6 chants on guitar, and step into this exquisite heart-opening practice in a new and deeper way. This self-guided course provides easy-to-follow lessons from KLI instructor Dawnia Dresser that will teach you to play:

  • Govinda Hare
  • Aad Guray Nameh
  • Baba Hanuman
  • Rama Bolo
  • Sri Krishna Govinda
  • Ra Ma Da Sa

All course materials are available to you immediately. You can access them 24/7 through our easy-to-use online platform, with lifetime access.

Learning to chant and play guitar at home is fun and easy. You will be delighted to see that our teaching methodology is highly intuitive and user-friendly.  We will show you exactly what to play, and you do it -- it's just that easy!

Join us to learn to play chants from your favorite Kirtan Leaders like Krishna Das and Snatam Kaur on guitar!

Course Benefits

  • Build a repertoire of six beautiful chants that you can play on guitar
  • Play guitar while chanting and singing simple songs
  • Deepen your conceptual understanding around music and Kirtan
  • Learn music on guitar that you can play with your  harmonium-playing friends
  • Have lots of fun stepping into an amazing spiritual practice!

Got Questions?

Please contact Mike at [email protected] for more information.
Launch Your Home Chant Practice on Guitar

$99.00 USD

Important Details

Meet Your Instructor:

Dawnia Dresser
Lead Instructor, Kirtan Leader Institute

Since 2017 Dawnia Dresser has taught at KLI (vocals, harmonium and guitar) and served as lead singer with Mike Cohen & the Shakti Groove. Based in Boulder, CO, Dawnia is an Anusara inspired yoga teacher and lifelong vocalist/musician who released her debut Kirtan album (From the Soul) in 2019. During her 19 years in Los Angeles, CA Dawnia co-created three albums of original folk-rock music and contributed extensively on albums and movies as a vocalist and voiceover artist.

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“The Level 1 guitar class was a wonderful place to learn six Kirtan songs, connect with chant community and enjoy Dawnia Dresser's enthusiasm and love for her students. Highly recommended!”

Meghan Clarisse Cave

Meghan Clarisse Cave
Singer/Songwriter - Denver, CO

 “The Kirtan Leader Institute Guitar Course is clear and easy to follow. Whether you are totally new to the guitar, picking it up as a second instrument or an experienced player, you will come away from the course with six solid chants and dozens of tips and tricks to enhance your playing. 

Dawnia is a terrific teacher who provides thorough sequential lessons for each chant, building your confidence and ensuring success. The chant sheets are easy to follow. The online format allows you to learn at your own pace. This course is a great way to expand your chant repertoire. Kudos to the KLI team for this offering!”

Michele Heaphy

Michele Heaphy
Artist, Lifelong Musician, Kirtan Leader - Boulder, CO

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