Music is one of the most popular co-curricular activities at GYANDA Academy. The Music Department of GYANDA offers a number of programmes and a wide variety of music study instructions in both Western, Indian and Nepali categories. Students are provided with vocal training and are also trained in Western musical instruments such as the Xylophone, Piano, Keyboard, Recorder, Toots, Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone, Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Guitars, Ukulele, Drums, Timpani, Djembe, Rondalla, Mandolins, Angklungs, Trumpets, Euphoniums, Horns, Trombones, Orff, and Glockenspiels. The students are also trained in a variety of Indian music instruments like the Veena, Violin, Mridangam, Chenda, Sitar, Tabla, Dholak, Flute, Tambourine and Ghatam.
Students are taught diverse forms of Indian classical dance and also the various folk forms that flourish in different parts of India and Nepal with distinct cultural and aesthetic appeals. We aim to bring together classically-trained dancers and at the same time encourage the rich folk culture of our country. The students are exposed to several classical dance forms in the inter-house dance competitions conducted at the school. During the various events at school, students perform classical dances like Kathak, Kuchipudi, Bharatanatyam and Mohiniyattam, and folk dances like Gujarati, Punjabi, Marathi and so on. They are also taught Western forms of dances like Zorba, Zumba.