About NMC

We are a music and culture led non-profit organization with a mission: we want to promote formal music education, preserve the intangible heritage, promotion of talent and the promotion of music and dances of various ethnic groups of Nepal at the National and international levels.

Combining our research with industry experts to deliver music education to the society!!

"For me NMC is a place to meet different musicians from different musical horizons and feel the freedom of learning the music from different prospects of the acquainted teachers. - Rizu Tuladhar "
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About NSV

Nepal Sangeet Vidhyalaya, a music school established in the year 2006 by Music Nepal. It aims to provide formal education in music from the primary level. It is probably the first ever school established with due permission from Ministry of Education, with the given responsibility of developing curriculum for formal music education. The school is managed by Nepal Music Center, a non-profit organization.
NSV is currently working on the development of relevant music curriculum. In this process, Nepal Music Center has been exploring the folk music of various ethnic groups as a possible educational resource.

NMC Activities

A not for profit institution committed to ensuring that music instruction is a core component to a complete education, giving children the tools and confidence to excel in education and in life: Among others, our main activities include:

Formal Music Education

With the aim to provide formal music education from the primary level onwards, NSV is the first school in Nepal to be assigned the task of developing a music curriculum by the Ministry of Education. With our curriculum approved up to class ten, staff and teachers at NSV are currently working on the development of a curriculum for higher studies in music.
NSV sees Eastern and Western pedagogies as complementary and relies on both to work towards an innovative instructional methodology. Our belief in “learning by doing” is evident in our teaching methods. School workshops, ensembles, and concerts are among the regular activities put on by NSV students and staff.

Promotion of talent

We believe in the fundamental that –‘Talent must be found and fostered!’
Musicians and dancers are creators and bearers of specialized knowledge, and should be celebrated by a wide audience.
We help open the door for talented students to work with the best talent in the field of music. We also provide recording /publishing facilities for talents to help them promote their creativity.
NMC stages both internal and external events on a regular basis by performers of a variety of genres.
Our program focuses on: • Construction and development of technical and motor skills • Development of musicality and expressiveness • Ear training and general music theory • Interpreting and understanding of musical works • Creating a repertoire • Preparation for concerts, competitions and examinations • Coaching and mental training for stage performances • Regular performances
NSV also facilitates young researchers!

Research And Documentation

Nepal Music Center is continuously studying musical traditions of various ethnic groups to generate educational materials.
With the motive of extending research beyond documentation, transcription, and analysis to include and action; a large portion of our research is carried out with the aim of integrating different cultural music traditions into teaching materials for a national curriculum.
It is a center for research, documentation, preservation, and promotion of music and dance culture.

Dissemination

NMC is a music institution that:

• Teaches the skills that the industry seeks, with the industries best teachers/ Performers.
• House for International certificates; Rock school / ABRSM
• Promotion of our researched documentation for education purposes.
• Regular workshops with national and international professionals.

Exchange Program

Nepal Music Center (NMC) is committed to the exchange of students, teachers, and performers at the national, regional, and international levels.
Our exchange Program expands opportunities for students /teachers and musicians by creating exchanges with leading universities and faculties.
NMC has welcomed experts in various fields through its exchange program, including professors, composers, performers, sound engineers, choreographers, and directors from Norway, Sweden, Finland the United States, the United Kingdom, China and France, among others.
Not only does the exchange program benefit NSV but also helps other industry people in Nepal, with workshops and concerts. Nepali musicians and music educators have been received in Sweden, Norway, Finland, China, Malaysia to attend and give workshops and concerts; Several NSV students/teachers, have performed at events like the Forde Festival in Norway , the Ethno Festival in Sweden, Glomus Camp in Borneo, Malaysia.

Press Coverage

We were featured in different Newspaper of Nepal.


Our Team

  • Mr. Satya Mohan Joshi

    Chairman
    (Senior Cultural expert)

  • Mr. Tirtha Man Shakya

    Member

  • Mr. Santosh Kumar Sharma

    Member Secretary

  • Mr. Ram P. Basyal

    Member
    (Ex- Joint secretary MoE)

  • Mrs. Sabitri Malla

    Member

  • Tom Gravlie


  • Stuti Sharma

    Event & Business Development Officer

  • Iman Bikram Shah

    Music Technology

  • Subha Bd Sunam

    Saxophone / concert flute / Violin

  • Einar Solbu


  • Barta Gandarva

    Sarangi

  • Prakash Subedi

    Account Officer

  • Nuchchhe Bd Dangol

    Madal

  • Bijeta Pradhan

    Administration Officer

  • Sudarshan Pokharel

    Chief of admissions and student affairs

  • Shreeya K.C

    Receptionist

  • Sir David Price


  • Hari Maharjan

    Jazz Guitar

  • Heidi Westerlund


  • Huib Schippers


  • Anoop Maharjan

    Violin

  • Mr. Ratna Samsher Thapa

    Chairman
    (Senior Lyricist)

  • Bimla Bhandari

    Store Incharge

  • Mr. Kumar Basnet

    Member
    (Legendary Folk Singer)

  • Mrs. Kanchan Sharma

    Member
    (Representative of Wada)

  • Mr. Shubha B. Sunam

    Member
    (Representative of Teachers)

  • Representative

    Ministry of Finance

  • School Inspector

    Representative
    District Education Office

  • Riju Tuladhar

    Bass Guitar

  • Swoyatna Yonjan

    Hip-Hop

  • Rabin Das Shrestha

    Eastern Vocal

  • John Shrestha

    Rock Guitar

  • Sanjog Pradhan

    Drums

  • Deepak Moktan

    Guitar Teacher

  • Shreeti Pradhan

    Vocal Instructor

  • Alex Waiba

    Keyboard

  • Suman Kumar Sachin

    Eastern Vocal

  • Bhuvan Das Shrestha

    Easterm Dance

  • Bijay Kapali

    Rock Guitar

  • Prem Gurung

    Bass Guitar

  • Representative

    Ministry of Education

  • Representative

    Ministry of Culture

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