INTRODUCTION OF THE COURSE
The course would focus on the Rockstar Curriculum, Grades 1-3. Apart from that the students will learn advanced techniques and styles.
The student would be able to learn easy riffs like 'Smoke on Water by Deep purple' and other easy riffs from Bollywood songs depending upon the students interests.
Students will learn Advanced strumming patterns and how to use accents in strumming as well as playing with Barre chords.
Technical work including Pentatonic scales, Speed drills and, Circle of 4th and 5th will be taught as well.
DETAILS ABOUT THE COURSE
Techniques - Scales - G Major, E Natural minor, A minor pentatonic scales, A Natural minor, C Major, E minor pentatonic Chords of C & G Major, Variation in Blues, Rock chord progressions.
Performance pieces based on the scales learnt.
The course will also cover Listening skills, Sight reading, Rhythm reading and Creativity exercises where students will learn to compose music based on the scales learnt.
LEARNING OUTCOME FROM THE COURSE
16 sessions - G Major, E Natural minor, A minor pentatonic scales. Chords in the key of C & G Major. Reading rhythm and sight reading of notes from D string open to high E 3rd fret (D-G). Copying rhythms. Composing in E minor and A Blues.
48 sessions - Apart from what is covered in 10 sessions the student will learn the following - Variations in A natural minor and C Major scales. Reading notes from Low E to High E. Listening exercises to differentiate between Major, Minor and Pentatonic scales. Composing with power chords.
96 sessions - Apart from what is covered in 20 sessions the students will learn the following - 'A Blues' scale with variation and improvisation. Listening skills to understand the type of chord, Rock chord progressions, understanding basic intervals and composing a riff.
BENEFITS OF THE COURSE
Students will learn to play the 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.