INTRODUCTION OF THE COURSE
In this course the students would first learn the parts of the guitar and also the importance of the right posture.
They would learn how to read western notations with linked TABS.
The course covers a variety of open string and fretted note lessons followed by scales.
The students would also learn music pieces as part of the workout which will help them in attempting the performance pieces.
Basic sight reading and listening skills are also covered in this course.
DETAILS ABOUT THE COURSE
Fundamentals - Guitar Parts, Right Posture, How to hold the Plectrum, Note values till Quavers, Understanding Treble Clef and linked TABS, Understanding the 4/4 and 3/4 time signatures, Playing Open string lessons.
Technique - Playing Down and Up strokes, Playing multiple notes together, C and G Major Scales.
Sight Reading - To be able to read the Treble Clef with linked TABS.
Repertoire - Pieces from the Rockstar curriculum - Grade Primary.
LEARNING OUTCOME FROM THE COURSE
16 sessions - Students will learn basics of the guitar with focus on open string and fretted note lessons with a few pieces from the curriculum. Based on that, students will learn simple tunes like Twinkle Twinkle, Happy Birthday etc.
48 sessions - Students will learn more exercises and pieces from the curriculum. They will also be introduced to scales like E Natural minor, A minor pentatonic and G Major. The students will also learn to play eighth notes. The songs in the book will be slightly advanced and the students will be able to play external repertoire of similar level. They will also understand rhythm reading and sight reading.
96 sessions - Apart from what is covered in the 20 sessions, the students will learn more scales like the E minor pentatonic, G Major and A natural minor.
BENEFITS OF THE COURSE
Students will be able to learn to play guitar in a fun and easy way right from the basics. The songs learnt from the curriculum will help the student in playing external repertoire.
Furtados School of Music
Fsm Certified Teacher
Furtados School of Music (FSM), today is a name synonymous with music education in the country. They are committed to bringing organized music education to children across age groups in partnership with leading schools in India. Starting in 2011, in a short span of time FSM has grown not only in terms of school and non-school centres , but also in terms of faculty, infrastructure and the variety of courses taught. Today there are more than 180 school and non-school FSM centers, imparting music education to over 75,000 students. FSM faculty consists of highly motivated and passionate teachers drawn from a diverse mix of experienced and young musicians from India and abroad. Apart from being qualified musicians, they are extensively trained to impart an enjoyable and exhilarating music learning experience to students. Integral to FSM’s success is a world-class curriculum designed by leading educators from across the world.
Our teachers are extensively trained for teaching with our proprietary teaching techniques and get certified based on our tough exams. Their classes are continuously monitored by our Q&A team and panel of coaches to ensure quality classes are delivered.
Furtados School of Music, an enterprise that sowed its visionary seeds in the year 2011, has now blossomed into one of India’s leading and most trusted brands in imparting the gift of music to every musically-inclined soul. An organization that thrives on creative growth has now emerged as an avant-garde venture that has successfully delivered quality music education to more than 1,50,000 students across 200 schools and 15 centers and has managed to leave an indelible mark over 75,000 students online.
The online venture of Furtados School of Music ‘FSM Buddy’ is one of the most promising ventures in the Ed-tech space. It aspires to fuel the creative aspirations of every passionate learner by giving pedagogy a multifaceted approach. As they continue to offer enriching insights on a diverse range of creative avenues, they also connect students to a community of certified educators who collectively ignite a flame of creativity in their minds.