Musicianship Classes



Musicianship Classes


MUSICIANSHIP CLASS FOR BEGINNERS

SMALL GROUP COST $25/HR

  1. BASIC Keyboard knowledge and orientation
  2. Basic Note Reading
  3. Understanding of Symbols, Time Signatures
  4. INTERVALS (theoretically, aurally and vocally)
  5. CHORDS (theoretically, aurally and vocally)
  6. BASIC SONG STRUCTURE (Tonic, Subdominant, Dominant)
  7. MODES (Major, minor, blues, gypsy, etc)
  8. KEY SIGNATURES (Introduction to Circle of fifths)
  9. TRANSPOSITION & MODULATION
  10. BASIC HARMONIES (Major & Minor Triads)
  11. SINGING SONGS IN 3-4 part HARMONY
  12. UNDERSTANDING Of MUSIC STYLES



MUSICIANSHIP CLASS - INTERMEDIATE

SMALL GROUP COST $25/HR

PREREQUISITE – MUSICIANSHIP FOR BEGINNERS

  1. Complete Revision of Beginners Materials
  2. INTERVALS Aurally More in- depth
  3. INTRO TO SIGHT SINGING
  4. COMPLEX HARMONIES (4-6 parts)
  5. SONG ARRANGEMENT & FORMULAE       
  6. (In-depth chords & formulae - suitable for songwriting)
  7. RHYTHM & BEATS (More complex rhythms)
  8. MUSIC STYLES – Recognition by Arrangement, Era & Artist.
  9. VOCAL IMPROVISATION In JAZZ & BLUES Styles

You will choose a suitable song for Group Harmonizing
You will develop Your OWN VOCAL ARRANGEMENT