The course will cover fundamentals, various music styles, and stylistic approaches like Ragtime, Waltz, Cha-Cha, Blues, Shuffle, Rock and Pop. Important techniques like Wrist motion, matched grip, palm shape and finger positions for open/close tones, rudimentary terms like singles, doubles, para-diddles, flams, timekeeping, foot ostinatos, 2-3 and 3-2 clave rhythms, 3 over 4 Polyrhythm and hand-foot coordination. In the theory module topics like note values- whole, half, quarter, eighth and sixteenth notes, drum voices- bass, snare, hi-hat and crash, transcribing drum parts on sheet music with grooves and fills, time signatures- 2/4, 3/4, 4/4, and the dynamics of accents and ghost notes will be taught.
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.